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5dNick Said, KweséESPN

Mbodji grabs late winner to sink South Africa

Kara Mbodji scored a late winner as Senegal sealed a 2-1 victory over South Africa in Dakar to absolutely confirm their World Cup qualification.

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7dKweséESPN Reporter

Gyasi's first Ghana goal secures draw vs. Egypt

Edwin Gyasi's first Ghana goal cancelled out Shikabala's opener as the Black Stars end their World Cup qualifying campaign with a draw against Egypt.

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Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup

Morocco stunned Ivory Coast 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, while Tunisia also booked their ticket to Russia on Saturday.

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9dColin Udoh, KweséESPN

Algeria vs. Nigeria: Player Ratings

How did the Super Eagles fare in their final World Cup qualifier against Les Fennecs in Constantine?

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9dNick Said, KweséESPN

Baxter sees progress despite Bafana failure

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter believes his side are progressing despite their failure to reach the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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9dKweséESPN Reporter

Senegal book place at World Cup finals

Senegal became the third African country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup by defeating South Africa 2-0 on Friday.

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13dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Will Renard end Wilmots' troubled tenure?

Marc Wilmots has struggled as Ivorian head coach, but could redeem himself with World Cup qualification...if he finds a way past his predecessor.