Panafrican News Agency

2021 Africa Cup of Nations: DR Congo holds The Gambia 2-2

Banjul, Gambia (PANA)  = The Gambia was held at home by DR Congo to a 2-2 draw of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying as hosts at the Independence Stadium in Bakau, 16km outside Banjul

Cedric Bakambu opened the scores in the 45th minute of the first half but The Gambia equalized in the 52nd minutes in the second half through Mamaou Danso.

Jackson Muleka scored in the 74th minute to put the victors in  the lead with the hope of leading Group D , but Gambian team captain Pa Modou Jagen  made it 2-2 in the 90th minute.

The Gambia and DR Congo have 4points each, with The Gambia leading on goals.


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