Final struggle for top places in group E and F
Final struggle for top places in group E and F

AFCON 2019: Final struggle for top places in group E and F

Yesterday’s results

Group C
Kenya 0-3 Senegal
Tanzania 0-3 Algeria
Group D
Namibia 1-4 Ivory Coast
South Africa 0-1 Morrocco

Today’s fixtures

Group E
Angola vs Mali
Mauritania vs Tunisia
Group F
Benin vs Cameroon
Guinea Bissau vs Ghana

Senegal and Algeria secured easy wins against Kenya and Tanzania respectively to book themselves a place in the knockout stages.

Morocco advanced as group C leaders with 9 points only 3 points ahead of second-placed Senegal on 6 points.

Kenya finished third with 3 points in three games and will be looking to qualify as one of the 3rd best-placed team.

Appropriately, in group D Morrocco defeated South Africa by a goal to nil to go 3 points clear at the top of the table while Namibia lost 4-1 to Ivory Coast.

Morocco advanced as group leaders on 9 points only 3 points ahead of second-placed Ivory Coast on 6 points.

Namibia moved out of the campaign while South Africa will need to wait for today’s results to determine their fate whether they can qualify as one of the four third best-done teams.

Meanwhile, a win for Benin against Cameroon will help them qualify as group F leaders. Angola can also top group E if they beat Mali today.

By John Dalton Kigozi

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