OUAGADOUGOU, Mar. 22, 2019 (AMP) — Cameroon 2019 (Qualifiers) : Burkina Faso defeated Mauritania by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 1-0), in a AFCON qualifying game on Friday afternoon at the Stade du 4-Août in Ouagadougou.
All the action happened in the first half, with B. Traoré goal in the 19th minute.Mauritania secured their ticket to the AFCON finals. Burkina Faso is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Group I
Burkina Faso at the AFCON
- 10 appearances (first in 1996)
- 16 participations in the qualifications (first in 1990)
- Statistics: Runners-up (2013) Third Place (2017) Fourth Place (1998)
Mauritania at the AFCON
- Never qualified
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1980)