2023 AFCONQ: Guinea-Bissau Pip Sao Tome, Topple Super Eagles In  Group A

In a thrilling encounter at the Estadio Nacional de Setembro, the Djurtus of Guinea-Bissau secured their spot at the top of Group A in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, defeating Sao Tome and Principe 1-0. Zinho Gano’s goal in the 55th minute secured the win for the visitors, who showed great attacking prowess and tactical discipline throughout the match.

Baciro Cande’s men demonstrated their skill and determination, dominating possession and creating numerous scoring opportunities. With 10 points from five matches, Guinea-Bissau has emerged as a strong contender for the title, with a record of two wins, four draws, and no losses.

Meanwhile, the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone will host the Super Eagles in the other Group A game at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Stadium, Monrovia on Sunday. The Super Eagles, who have a record of three wins and two draws, need just a point from the game to qualify for Cote d’Ivoire 2023.

Sierra Leone, on the other hand, must win the game to keep their chances of making it to AFCON 2023 alive. A win or draw for the Super Eagles would ensure Guinea-Bissau’s qualification for a third successive AFCON finals.

The stage is set for a thrilling encounter between the two teams, with both sides eager to secure their place in the prestigious tournament. The Super Eagles, led by their talismanic captain Ahmed Musa, will look to continue their impressive form and secure their spot at the top of Group A. However, Sierra Leone, with their passionate home support and talented squad, will be a tough opponent to beat.

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As the countdown to AFCON 2023 continues, football fans around the world eagerly await the next round of matches, with the best teams in Africa battling it out for the ultimate prize in African football. With the Djurtus of Guinea-Bissau already securing their place in the tournament, the stage is set for a thrilling finale to the qualifiers.

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