The Confederation of African de Football (CAF) announces that the draw for the 2nd 1/8th round (Playoff) of the 2014 Orange CAF Confederation Cup will take place on Tuesday, 1 April 2014.
The ceremony will take place at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt at 11h00 local time.
According to the regulations, the eight teams eliminated from the 1/8th round of the Orange CAF Champions League will be drawn against the eight teams qualified from the 1/8th round of the Orange CAF Confederation Cup for the Playoffs.
In view of this, invitations have been sent out to all the team’s involved in both the Orange CAF Champions League and the Orange CAF Confederation Cup for the draw since the participants will be known after the weekend’s 1/8th round matches of the two competitions.
The first leg of the playoff has been scheduled for the weekend of 18-20 April 2014; and the second leg for 25-27 April 2014. The winners will progress to the group stage of the Orange CAF Confederation Cup.
Officials from the federations or the Embassies in Egypt of the qualified teams are expected to attend the ceremony.
Meanwhile, the draw for the group stage of both the Orange CAF Champions League and Orange CAF Confederation will be held on Tuesday, 29 April 2014 in Cairo, Egypt.