The five countries to represent Africa in World Cup

Ghana were the first side to qualify after a 1-1 draw earlier on Tuesday saw the Black Stars overcome Nigeria on away goals in Abuja. Thomas Partey’s opener for the visitors was cancelled out by William Troost-Ekong’s penalty, and Super Eagles fans reacted angrily at full-time after their side were knocked out, showering the Ghana players and staff with missiles. Cameroon clinched an eighth…

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2022 WCQ: Algeria, Nigeria make it to play-off round

African champions Algeria and Nigeria have become the latest two sides to progress to the play-off round of the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers. It came after both sides picked up draws in their last round of matches on Tuesday. Algeria played to a 2-2 draw with Burkina Faso in Blida while Nigeria and Cape Verde played to a 1-1…

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2022 FIFA World Cup vital dates

32 nations will compete in Qatar next year looking to emulate France at the 2018 World Cup competition. Didier Deschamps and his men overcame Croatia in Moscow to be crowned world champions with a 4-2 win at the Luzhniki Stadium in the Russian capital back in 2018. 21 November opening ceremony As 2021 moves on and qualifying phases around the various confederations reach the…

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