Meet 5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018. The FIFA world cup in Russia 2017 will host 5 Africa countries. The fate of the 5 representatives have been determined. Here we will reveal the 5 Africa teams that made it to FIFA world cup in Russia next year. The journey from the beginning of the qualify to the end will be revealed in the article.

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5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

The Africa qualifying series have been decided and the list of all countries that made it to the prestigious world football tournament. Nigeria is the first Africa country that book its place for FIFA world cup in Russia. Below is the list of 5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018.

1. Nigeria

Meet 5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

The Super Eagle of Nigeria is the first country in Africa to qualify for the world cup. Nigeria has already qualified before their last game against Algeria. The Super Eagle is only the Africa country that ends the qualify series without a defeat. Nobody expected it to be so easy. Let’s examine their qualification journey so far.

Nigeria begins the qualify campaign against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in an away match. The Super Eagle shocked the Zambia at home 2 goals to 1. The match ended Zambia 1 – 2 Nigeria. The second match was at home with Algeria. The Eagle demolished Algeria 3 goals to 1. Nigeria 3 – 1 Algeria. As if that was not enough, The destruction of indomitable Lion of Cameroon was so pronounced. The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon was totally dominated and disgraced by Super Eagle of Nigeria. The match ended Nigeria 4 – 0 Cameroon.

Cameroon managed to hold Nigeria to one all draw when the Eagle visited them at home. Cameroon 1 – 1 Nigeria. The visit of the Zambia National team was the scaring of all. The match was a must win for the Chipolopolo of Zambia and a draw for Eagle will see Nigeria qualify for the world cup. At the end Nigeria defeated Zambia by alone goal. Nigeria 1 – 0 Zambia. The Eagle clinch the world cup ticket. The last game against Algeria was just a formality. Nigeria picked a draw. Algeria 1 – 1 Nigeria.

Group B

The team and the points after 6 matches

  1.  Nigeria – 14
  2. Zambia –  8
  3. Cameroon – 7
  4. Algeria – 2

5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

2. Senegal

5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018
5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

Senegal has made astonished return to world cup after 16 years. Senegalese team beat South-Africa 2 goals to zero to book the ticket for the world. Senegal is the second to qualify for the world cup. The road to world cup in Russia for the lions of teranga. Senagal with one match remaining has qualify for the world cup.

  1. South Africa 0-2 Senegal
  2. Cape Verde 0-2 Senegal
  3. Burkina Faso 2-2 Senegal
  4. Senegal  0-0  Burkina Faso
  5. MADAGASCARS 2-2 SENEGAL
  6. SENEGAL 3 -0  MADAGASCAR
  7. Senegal  2 – 0  Verde Islands

3. Tunisia

5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

Tunisia has qualified for the world cup in Russia 2017.  A solitary point at home for Tunisia on Saturday, when they host bottom placed Libya, will see them qualify for the finals for the first time since 2006.  Tunisia picked a point from the goalless draw against Libya. That result would be enough for them to finish top of Group A ahead of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The journey so far.

  1. TUNISIA 2 – 0 GUINEA
  2. LIBYA 0 – 1 TUNISIA
  3. TUNISIA 2 – 1 CONGO DR
  4. CONGO DR 2 – 2 TUNISIA
  5. GUINEA 1- 4 TUNISIA

5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

4. Egypt

 5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018
5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

Egypt has qualify for the world cup in Russia. Its first World Cup appearance since 1990. Liverpool star Mohamed Salah helps Egypt to book its place for the World cup since 1990. Mohamed Salah is also the highest goals scorer in the Africa qualify series. The attacking midfielder put Egypt 1-0 against Congo during Sunday’s qualifying game and help Egypt to qualify for World. The Egypt qualify journey is as follow;

  1. CONGO 1 – 2 EGYPT
  2. EGYPT 2 – 0 GHANA
  3. UGANDA 1 – 0 EGYPT
  4. EGYPT 1 – 0 UGANDA
  5. EGYPT 2 – 1 CONGO

5. Morocco

Meet 5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018
5 Africa countries that qualify for FIFA world cup Russia 2018

Morocco has booked a place in FIFA world cup in Russia. The Eagle of Morocco needed only a draw in their last group game to finish top of the Group C standings in the African preliminaries, ahead of the Ivorians, who had to win to clinch a fourth successive World Cup finals appearance. But after weathering an early storm, including a potential penalty call, Morocco scored two goals in the space of five minutes to put themselves on their way to the finals, in which they last appeared in 1998, in France.

Morocco completed the campaign without conceding a goal, finishing on 12 points, four ahead of the Ivorians. Gabon had seven and bottom-placed Mali five. The journey so far.

  1. GABON 0 – 0 MOROCCO
  2. MOROCCO 0 – 0 CÔTE D’IVOIRE
  3. MOROCCO 6 – 0 MALI
  4. MALI 0 – 0 MOROCCO
  5. MOROCCO 3 – 0 GABON
  6. CÔTE D’IVOIRE 0 – 2 MOROCCO

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