The Libyan national team (Mediterranean Knights) have been drawn against Rwanda in the second round of African qualifications for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. The draw was held in Saint Petersburg, Russia on Saturday.

Libya was excluded from playing in the first round of Africa’s qualifying matches. It is now ranked 27th best team in Africa as it advanced 23 points ahead on the Football Teams World Ranking of the FIFA.

The second round matches will be held with two legs on a home and away basis between 9 and 17 November 2015.