At least, nine countries have qualified for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, round of 16.
Egypt became the latest country to book its position in the 2021 AFCON last-16 on Wednesday.
The Pharaohs defeated Sudan 1-0, because of Mohamed Abdelmonem’s first-half goal.
Egypt completed in the second position in Group D with 6 points, while Nigeria completed on top of the group with 9 points in the wake of beating Guinea-Bissau 2-0 on Wednesday night.
The other eight countries that have since booked their position in the AFCON round of 16 are Cameroon, Morocco, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Guinea, Morocco and Gabon.
Cameroon was the first country to fit the bill for the AFCON round of 16 after prevails upon Burkina Faso and Ethiopia.
Morocco was the second nation to fit the bill for the last-16 after two triumphs over Ghana and Comoros.