2020 World Cup journey begins for Kenya as qualifying draw is released

Kenya has been placed in Group E of the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers alongside regional rivals Uganda, Rwanda and Mali.

The draw for the second-round of the qualifiers was conducted on Tuesday 21 January in Cairo Egypt.

Having received a bye to this round due to their placing on the world rankings, Harambee Stars will now begin their journey to grace a first ever World Cup in this round that will have all 10 group winners proceed to the third and final round of the qualifiers.

The round will kickoff in October but the fixtures are yet to be determined.

Group A

Algeria | Burkina Faso | Niger | Djibouti

Group B

Tunisia | Zambia | Mauritania | Equatorial Guinea

Group C

Nigeria | Cape Verde | Central African Republic | Liberia

Group D

Cameroon | Côte d’Ivoire | Mozambique | Malawi

Group E

Mali | Uganda | Kenya | Rwanda

Group F

Egypt | Gabon | Libya | Angola

Group G

Ghana | South Africa | Zimbabwe | Ethiopia

Group H

Senegal | Congo | Namibia | Togo

Group I

Morocco | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Sudan

Group J

Congo DR | Benin | Madagascar | Tanzania