Senegal succeeded in qualifying for the final of the African Nations Cup, after beating Burkina Faso 3-1 in the match that took place between them on Wednesday evening at the “Ahmedou Ahidjo” stadium, in the semi-finals of the 2021 African Cup of Nations.
The goals of the match came through Abdou Diallo, Nambales Mendy and Sadio Mane for the Senegalese team in the 70th, 76th and 87th minutes, respectively, while Burkina Faso’s only goal was scored by Ibrahim Blati Toure in the 82nd minute of the match.
With this result, Senegal awaits the winner of the Egypt-Cameroon match, which is scheduled to be held tomorrow at nine in the evening.
The qualification for Senegal came for the second time in a row, after qualifying in the Egypt 2019 Championship, in which it lost to Algeria.
Senegal qualified for the semi-finals of the African Cup of Nations currently being held in Cameroon, after the Teranga Lions won 3-1 over Equatorial Guinea.
The Senegal squad is as follows:
Goalkeeper: Edward Mendy.
Defense Line: Bona Sar, Kalidou Coulibaly, Abdo Diallo, Salio Sis.
Midfield: Idrissa Gana Gaye, Nambalis Mendy, Shekho Kouyate.
Forwards: Bamba Deng, Famara Didheo, Sadio Mane.
While the formation of Burkina Faso was as follows: “Kofi, Kabore, Tabusoba, Daewoo, Yago, Sanjari, Blati, Guerra, Traroe, Bande, Cyril Bayala.”
While the Burkina Faso team overcame Tunisia’s Eagles with a clean goal in the quarter-finals of the African Nations competition, to reach the semi-finals, after a performance that was praised and praised by the fans following the African Nations competitions.
The Senegalese team, led by coach Aliou Cissé, qualified for the quarter-finals of the African Nations after its difficult victory over its counterpart Cape Verde by a clean double, in the meeting that brought them together at the “Quekong” stadium, in the round of 16 competitions of the tournament.