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Breaking! African World Cup Play-Off Fixtures Confirmed!

The fixtures for the play-off round of the African 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers have been confirmed following Saturday's draw.

Click through the gallery above to see five African teams that competed at the 2018 World Cup.

The 10 teams were divided into two levels which were based on the lastest FIFA rankings that came out on 19 November 2021.

The highest ranked nations will be pitted against the lowest ranking nations, who will play hosts in the first leg of the play-offs.

There will be some great encounters in the play-off round, which included Ghana taking on Nigeria while Senegal do battle with Egypt.

Full draw:

Senegal v Egypt

Algeria v Cameroon

Nigeria v Ghana

Morocco v DR Congo

Tunisia v Mali

Here are the 10 highest-ranked African nations in FIFA's latest rankings: 

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