BAMAKO, Jun. 10, 2017 (AMP) — Cameroon 2019 (Qualifiers) : Mali defeated Gabon by a score of 2-1 (halftime: 0-1), in a qualifying game for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday night at the Stade du 26-Mars in Bamako.
The result put the Malians second in Group C with 3 points. In their next game, Mali will meet South Sudan at the Stade du 26-Mars on September 7, while Gabon will face Burundi.
Fixtures and Results : Group C
Mali at the AFCON
- 10 appearances (first in 1972)
- 26 participations in the qualifications (first in 1965)
- Statistics: Runners-up (1972) Third Place (2012, 2013) Fourth Place (1994, 2002, 2004)
Gabon at the AFCON
- 7 appearances (first in 1994)
- 21 participations in the qualifications (first in 1972)