Guinea Joins Nigeria, Others For FIFA U-17 W/Cup

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An action recorded between Nigeria and Uganda at the 2019 CAF U-17 Championship at the weelend.

Guinea join Nigeria, Cameroon and Angola as African representatives at the FIFA U17 World Cup.
Momo Fanye rose from the bench to grab the 64th-minute goal that separated Guinea and Morocco in an Africa U17 Cup of Nations (U17 Afcon) Group B match in Tanzania yesterday.
The 1-0 win saw Guinea finishing as group runners-up to leaders Cameroon whom they joined together with sides from Pool A Nigeria and Angola for a ticked to the FIFA U17 World Cup.
Striker Fanye was the toast of the afternoon, scoring just five minutes after coming on for Mohamed Lamine. It was Fanye’s second goal of the tournament, having also found the target in the 1-0 win over Senegal in their previous game.
Losing side Morocco exited the tournament together with Senegal who played to a goalless draw with Cameroon yesterday.
Following yesterday’s matches, only a point separates group leaders Cameroon and Guinea, while Morocco finished at the bottom of the table with just a point.
Cameroon will now meet Group A runners-up Angola in Wednesday’s semi-final, while Nigeria takes on Guinea in another last-four tie on the same day.
This follows the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria’s 1-1 draw with Uganda which confirmed that they finished at the top of Group A last Saturday.
On the same afternoon, Angola advanced to the semi-finals with a 4-2 win over host Tanzania.