CAF Confederation Cup playoff draw to hold April 1

The African football governing body has revealed that the pairing for the Confederation Cup will take place next month in Egypt
CAF will hold the draw for the second round (Playoff) of the 2014 Orange Caf Confederation Cup on April 1, 2014.

The ceremony billed to hold  at its headquarters in Cairo, Egypt will see the eight teams eliminated from the Caf Champions League round of 16 pooled against eight teams that made it from the 1/8th round of the Confederation Cup.

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.

Caf also revealed that only officials from the federations or the Embassies in Egypt of the qualified teams are expected to attend the ceremony.

In another dimension, the draw for the group stage of both the Caf Champions League and Confederation Cup will be held on Tuesday, 29 April 2014 in Egypt.