All eyes set on Gambia, Algeria AFCON qualifiers tomorrow

Friday, September 07, 2018

All eyes are on the long-awaited 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers between The Gambia and Algeria slated for tomorrow 8 September, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 4.30 p.m.

The Scorpions are currently pointless in the continent’s biggest football fray qualifiers after losing 1-0 away to Benin in the opening day of the qualifiers.

Coach Tom Saintfiet and his charges will brawl to defeat Algeria to end their five year winless run at the Independence Stadium as well as increasing their chances of qualifying for their first-ever Africa Cup of Nations.

The Desert Foxes are currently sitting top spot in Group D with maximum 3 points following their slender 1-0 home win over Togo in the opening day of the qualifiers in Algiers last year.

Author: Lamin Darboe