The Super Eagles have been drawn with Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau in the group stage of the forthcoming 2022 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
The Three-time champs, who have been seeded in Pot A, was drawn against Egypt on Tuesday night in Yaoundé, Cameroon.
Recall that Nigeria topped Group L of the qualifying series after overcoming teams such as Lesotho, Benin, and Sierra Leone.
Gernot Rohr’s men finished third at the last edition held in 2019 hosted by Egypt beating Tunisia 1-0 courtesy of a first-half goal from Odion Ighalo in the losers final.
The 2022 Afcon is expected to start on January 9 till February 6 with five host cities confirmed for the biennial tournament.