The Elephants of Ivory Coast and South Africa’s Bafana Bafana will start off their fixtures today (Monday) at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).
Ivory Coast won the 2015 edition of the AFCON but missed out of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the same thing as their opponents, South Africa.
The fixture will be the opener for Group D for the competition holding in Egypt.
In the same Group D, Tunisia will tackle Angola while Mali face Mauritania in Group E for the last fixture in the 2019 AFCON for today.
AFCON 2019 Fixtures, Matches, Time For Today
Ivory Coast Vs South Africa (3:30 pm Nigeria/West African Time)
Tunisia Vs Angola (06: 00 pm Nigeria/West African Time)
Mali Vs Mauritania (09: 00 pm Nigeria/West African Time)
Meanwhile, Senegal started off their campaign in Egypt with a comfortable 2-0 win over Tanzania on Sunday.
The Teranga Lions proved far too formidable for Tanzania side who are making their first appearance at the tournament since 1980.
Inter Milan’s Keita Balde fired Senegal ahead on 28 minutes as Krepin Diatta added a magnificent second just past the hour to seal a comfortable opening victory for the 2002 runners-up.
AFCON Results 2019
Senegal 2 Vs Tanzania 0
Algeria 2 Vs Kenya 0
Morocco 1 Vs Namibia 0
AFCON Results 2019 Monday, June 24th
Ivory Coast 1 Vs South Africa 0