Mane seals Senegal's AFCON spot

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Guinea-Bissau 0-1 Senegal

Senegal qualified for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 win over Guinea-Bissau thanks to a goal from Liverpool superstar Sadio Mane.

Guinea-Bissau had Bura sent off for a second yellow card in the 64th minute before Mane found the winner in the 82nd minute.

Senegal are in pole position with 12 points, while Guinea-Bissau are now in third with three points.

Burundi 3-1 Mauritania

Burundi claimed their first win of the qualifying campaign with a 3-1 victory over Mauritania.

Saidi Ntibazonkisa (6',55') and Youssouf Ndayishimiye (46') scored for the hosts, while Niass Amadou netted for the Mauritanians.

With that result, Burundi move in to third position in the group with four points, hot on the heels of second-placed Mauritania with five points.

Chad 1-1 Guinea

Chad picked up their first point of the qualifying campaign after playing to a draw with top-of-the-table Guinea.

Naby Keita opened the scoring in the 24th minute before Ahmat Abdaraman equalised for the hosts in the 45th minute.

Chad are bottom with one point and Guinea lead the group with eight points.

Comoros 3-1 Kenya

Comoros strengthened their grip on the group with a 3-1 triumph over Kenya.

Ben El Fardou gave the Islanders a 21st-minute lead before Cliff Nyakeya levelled matters in the 36th minute.

But four minutes after half-time Faiz Mattoir scored what would be the winner as Comoros move on to eight points, while Kenya remain in third with three points.

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