Algeria has taken an option for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Djamel Belmadi’s players won on the Cameroonian lawn (1-0) thanks to a goal from former OL player Islam Slimani (40th), during the first leg. The match was notably interrupted briefly due to a problem with a projector.
The nightmare of Malian Sissako
A goal against his camp and a red card in just four minutes: the young Malian Moussa Sissako precipitated the defeat of his team during the first leg of the World Cup-2022 against Tunisia, lost (1-0) Friday in Bamako.
The player trained at Paris Saint-Germain first scored a terrible goal against his side with a back pass that was far too pressed directly towards the goal of his goalkeeper, Ibrahim Mounkoro, when he was not even in danger. (36th).
Barely time to be comforted by his teammates that Moussa Sissako was excluded (40th) for a fault in the last defender on Saïfeddine Jaziri.
A draw for Morocco
Long jostled, Morocco brought back a draw from Kinshasa against DR Congo (1-1) in the first of five first leg play-offs in the African zone for the World Cup on Friday.
Led from the 12th minute on a wrapped strike from ex-Lorient Yoane Wissa, deflected by the head of Romain Saïss, Vahid Halilhodzic’s players equalized on a recovery from Tarik Tissoudali (76th) and took an advantage before the return match , Tuesday. The Congolese ended the match at ten, after the exclusion of Glody Ngonda Muzinga for a foul on Achraf Hakimi (85th).