Which teams will qualify to Tokyo 2020?

Total U23 AFCON Egypt 2019

Previous Olympic participations of the semifinalists


Egypt has 11 appearances; First appearance 1920, last appearance when they reached the quarterfinals in London 2012.

South Africa has 2 appearances; First appearance Sydney 2000 & last appearance in Brazil 2016.



Cote d’Ivoire has appeared in the Olympics just once in 2008 in Beijing, when they reached the quarterfinals

Ghana tasted Olympics football six times; last appearance in Athens 2004. In Barcelona in 1992, they became the first ever African side to win an Olympic football medal, with bronze

Which teams will qualify to Tokyo 2020?


Total U-23 AFCON, Egypt 2019 - Semifinal

Tuesday 19 November 2019

Cote d’Ivoire v Ghana – Al Salam Stadium (17:00 local time, 15:00 GMT)

Egypt v South Africa – Cairo International Stadium (20:00 local time, 18:00 GMT)