to kidnap Guinea-Bissau national team Runner-up in the first group of the African qualifiers for the World Cup, coming behind the Egyptian national team, after its victory over its counterpart, the Djibouti national team, with a score of 1-0, in the match that brought together the two teams on Monday evening at Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo, within the framework of the second round of the first group of the African qualifiers for the World Cup. .
The Djiboutian national team played its match away from home, as it does not have a stadium approved by the Confederation of African Football to host continental and international matches..
The only goal of the first half came from Mauro Rodriguez in the 39th minute, and in the 82nd minute Mendes, the Guinea-Bissau player, was sent off, leaving his country to complete the match with 10 players.
GoaL! | Djibouti 0-1 Guinea-Bissau | Mauro Rodriguespic.twitter.com/d54rz1Yq7U
— FootColic ⚽️ (@FootColic) November 20, 2023
With this result, the Guinea-Bissau national team occupies the second place in the first group of the qualifiers, with 4 points, behind the leading Egyptian national team with 6 points after its victory in the first and second round matches, over both Djibouti and Sierra Leone..
On the other hand, Djibouti occupies sixth and last place without any points.
The Djibouti national team had suffered a humiliating loss to the Egyptian national team, 6-0, in Cairo, in the first round match, while the Guinea-Bissau national team tied with its host, the Burkina Faso national team, with a goal to match, in the match that brought them together at the Grand Marrakesh Stadium in Morocco..
The Egyptian national team achieved a valuable victory over its Sierra Leone host, with two unanswered goals, after clinching the first round match against Djibouti 6-0.
The Burkina Faso national team is scheduled to meet its host, the Ethiopian national team, tomorrow, Tuesday, at the Ben Ahmed Al-Abdi Stadium in the Moroccan city of El Jadida.
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