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Guinea beats Mali as both qualify for AFCON Cameroon 2021

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Guinea beats Mali as both qualify for AFCON Cameroon 2021
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Guinea qualified to the Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Cameroon 2021 after beating neighbors Mali 1-0 on Wednesday in Conakry

Both sides guaranteed their tickets to Cameroon next year, as Sily National (Guinea) topped the group on 11 points, one more than Maliโ€™s Eagles with one game to go.

Chad was disqualified from the group, while Namibia remains third on six points.

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Didier Six’s men dominated the first half at the 28 September Stadium in Conakry, with most of the chances falling to the hosts.

Sory Kaba had Guineaโ€™s first chance after 10 minutes of play, but found Maliโ€™s goalkeeper Djigui Diarra alert enough to stop.

READ: Chad disqualified from Total AFCON-Cameroon 2021 Qualifications

In the second half, there were chances for both sides as they were seeking early qualification.

Guinea’s Substitute Seydouba Soumah gave the host the lead with a powerful shot after 75 minutes.

The advantage remained till the final whistle, to see both sides securing their place in next yearโ€™s African continental showpiece in Cameroon.

READ: AFCON Q: Cameroon vs Mozambique Post-Match Analysis

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