2019 CAF U-17 men's AFCON: Cote d'Ivoire complete West Zone B semi-final line up

Niamey, Niger (PANA) - Cote d'Ivoire on Sunday defeated Burkina Faso 3-0 to claim the last semi-final slot in the West Zone  B qualifiers for the 2019 CAF Under-17 men's football championship, which will take place in Tanzania.

The victory means Cote d'Ivoire and Nigeria qualified from Group B. Although all three teams - Nigeria Cote d'Ivoire and Burkina Faso - scored 3 points each, the Burkinabes could not progress further following the inferior number of goals they scored. Nigeria scored 7, conceded 4, Cote d'Ivoire scored 4 and conceded 5 while Burkina Faso scored 3 and conceded 5 too.

The duo join qualifiers from Group A - Ghana and Niger - in the semis. Togo is eliminated from Group A.

The semi-final matches will be played on 12 September.
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09 september 2018 19:50:35

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