Zambia will host the under-20 Africa cup of nations. The 2017 Africa U-20 Africa Cup of Nations will be the 20th edition of the biennial international youth football tournament organized by the CAF – Confederation of African Football – for players aged 20 and below.
This 20th edition tournament is set to take place in Zambia between 26 February – 12 March 2017. Lusaka the capital city and Ndola a major city on the copperbelt will host the tournament. In Ndola the games will be played at Levy Mwanawasa stadium
The following national teams qualified for the tournament; Cameroon, Egypt, Guinea, Mali, Senegal South Africa Sudan Zambia who are the hosts
The top four teams from the eight will qualify for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup in South Korea.