2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Wrap (Africa): Senegal, Tunisia Record Important Wins In Race…

first_imgStandings(5 games):Tunisia 13 pointsDR Congo 10 pointsGuinea 3 pointsLibya Standings(5 games):Nigeria 13 pointsZambia 7 pointsCameroon 6 pointsAlgeria 1 point Group D:Cape Verde 0-2 SenegalSouth Africa 3-1 Burkina Faso Standings:Senegal 8 points (4 games)Burkina Faso 6 points (5 games)Cape Verde 6 points (5 games)South Africa 4 points (4 games) Group C:Mali 0-0 Ivory CoastMorocco 3-0 GabonStandings(5 games):Morocco 9 pointsIvory Coast 8 pointsGabon 5 pointsMali 3 points Group B:Nigeria 1-0 ZambiaCameroon 2-0 Algeria RelatedCAF #WCQ Match Day 5: Nigeria, Tunisia, and Egypt one win away from Russia 2018.October 5, 2017In “Africa”CAF #WCQ Roundup: Four Teams Eliminated, Others Continue 2018 FIFA World Cup Ticket ChaseSeptember 6, 2017In “Africa”2018 World Cup: Nigeria, DR Congo, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, & Egypt Seek To Consolidate Positions Ahead Of Double HeadersAugust 31, 2017In “Africa” Group E:Uganda 0-0 GhanaEgypt vs. Congo (Sunday)Standings:Egypt 9 points (4 games)Uganda 8 points (5 games)Ghana 6 points (5 games)Congo 1 point (4 games) Senegal took a big step towards qualifying for Russia 2018 after they scored two late goals to secure a 2-0 away win over Cape Verde in Group D of the African qualifiers.West Ham United striker Diafra Sakho and Cheikh Ndoye scored in the last ten minutes as Senegal leapfrog both Cape Verde and Burkina Faso into top spot. This win would be a morale-boosting one ahead of the double header against South Africa in November.In Group A, Tunisia are close to sealing a place at next year’s World Cup after a 4-1 win against hosts Guinea meant they need just a point in their last qualifier against Libya at home to confirm their spot in Russia. Forward Youssef Msakni scored a hattrick against the home side, who ended up with 10 men after RB Leipzig midfielder Naby Keita was sent off.Group A:Libya 1-2 DR CongoGuinea 1-4 Tunisialast_img read more