The draw for the 2017 COSAFA Castle cup which will be held in South Africa next month has been conducted with Zimbabwe once again having to go through the group stage.

Zimbabwe has been placed in Group B alongside Madagascar, Mozambique and Seychelles.

The winner of the group will face Swaziland in the quarter-finals.

On the other hand, the winner of Group A which has Angola, East African guest nation Tanzania, Mauritius and Malawi will face defending champions, South Africa.

The other two quarter-finals will see Botswana taking on Zambia, while 2015 winners, Namibia play Lesotho.

The tournament will  be held in South Africa’s North West Province from the 25th of June to the 9th of July.