The Bafana Bafana will challenge the host nation, Egypt, for a spot at the final and a direct ticket to the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Ghana opens their participation at the competition against Cameroon on Friday at Cairo Stadium.
Egypt will face Mali on Friday 8 November at the opening game of the tournament.
The team manager, Shawki Gharib, praised the players’ commitment and desire to win the competition and secure a spot at 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo
The Egyptian Olympic Football Team defeated Malawi 2-0 in a friendly game in Cairo, in preparation for the African Cup of Nations U-23.