COTONOU, Jun. 11, 2017 (AMP) — Cameroon 2019 (Qualifiers) : Benin defeated Gambia by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in a qualifying game for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday afternoon at the Stade de l'Amitié in Cotonou.
The result put the Beninese top of Group D with 3 points. In their next game, Benin will meet Togo at the Stade de l'Amitié on September 7, while Gambia will face Algeria.
Fixtures and Results : Group D
Benin at the AFCON
- 3 appearances (first in 2004)
- 17 participations in the qualifications (first in 1980)
Gambia at the AFCON
- Never qualified
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1976)