JOHANNESBURG Aug 5 Chad will play Sudan in
neutral Egypt in their World Cup qualifying matches next month.
The two Group 10 games are to take place at Cairo's Military
Academy stadium on Sept. 6 and 10, a FIFA spokesman said on
The move follows recent diplomatic tension between the
neighbours after an attack by rebels on the Sudanese capital
Khartoum was blamed on Chad, who denied any involvement.
Diplomatic relations between the two countries were briefly
Both teams have three points from their opening three
matches in the group. Mali top the table on nine.
(Editing by Tony Jimenez)