PORTO NOVO, Jun. 9, 2013 (AMP) — Brazil 2014 (African Qualifiers) : Algeria defeated Benin by a score of 3-1 (halftime: 2-1), in a qualifying game for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on Sunday afternoon.
The result put the Algerians top of Group H with 9 points. Benin is third with 4 points. In their next game, Algeria will meet Rwanda on June 16, while Benin will face Mali.
Fixtures and Results : Second Round Group H
Benin at the World Cup
- Never qualified
- 6 participations in the qualifications (first in 1986)
Algeria at the World Cup
- 3 appearances (first in 1982)
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1970)