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Liverpool and Arsenal stars qualify for Africa Cup of Nations (Names)

Liverpool and Arsenal stars qualify for Africa Cup of Nations

A host of Premier League stars secured qualification for the Africa Cup of Nations as Gabon, Ghana and Egypt were joined by any semblance of Comoros and Gambia, who will make amazing presentations at the following year’s competition.

Twelve of 24 groups have now equipped for the competition next January and February, including reigning champ Algeria and Sadio Mane’s Senegal. Both those nations booked their places in November.

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The African Cup was expected to be played in January and February this year however was delayed by a year in view of the Covid pandemic, which means any semblance of Arsenal and Liverpool will be exhausted for various weeks.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Gabon beat Congo 3-0 to qualify from Group D. Aubameyang adjusted the triumph with the third goal a little ways from the end.

Mohamed Salah and Mohamed Elneny’s Egypt attracted 1-1 Kenya, enough to see the record seven-time champion secure one of the two passing spots in Group G.

That outcome likewise assisted Comoros with taking the other spot. Comoros had before drawn 0-0 at home against Togo yet Kenya expected to win to keep up its expectations of qualifying in the last round of matches one week from now.

Comoros, an archipelago of volcanic islands off the east bank of Africa, is one of the landmass’ littlest nations and has a populace of not exactly 1,000,000. However, it had some critical outcomes in the passing effort, including triumphs over Togo and Kenya and a 1-1 draw at home against Egypt.

Thomas Partey’s Ghana qualified in the wake of drawing 1-1 away against South Africa in Group C.

Source: EveningStandard

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