The 2018 preliminary World Cup qualifying first leg tie between Rwanda’s Amavubi and Libya has been moved to Stade Olympique de Sousse on Friday, November 13.
Originally, the match was scheduled to be played at Taieb Mhiri Stadium in Sfac.
However, Ferwafa has officially announced that the game will be moved, following confirmation from Tunisia football federation.
“In an official letter, Tunisia football federation confirmed to Ferwafa on Thursday that the game has been shifted to Stade Olympic de Sousse.”
Stade Olympique de Sousse is a versatile stadium in Sousse, Tunisia. It used by the football team Etoil Sahel, and was used for the 2004 African Cup of Nations. The stadium has a capacity of 28,000 seats.
The return leg will be played in Rwanda on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at Stade de Kigali.
Meanwhile the Amavubi is expected to depart Kigali on Sunday this weekend to acclimatize ahead of the schedule.
The game will also be part of the preparation for the domestic players ahead of next year’s Africa Nationa Championship (CHAN) to be held in Rwanda from January 16 to February 07, 2016.Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on Google+Share on Linkedin