BLIDA, Nov. 19, 2013 (AMP) — Brazil 2014 (African Qualifiers) : Algeria defeated Burkina Faso by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in the second leg of a qualifying game on Tuesday night. Algeria, who lost the first leg (2-3), secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Burkina Faso is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Third Round
Algeria at the World Cup
- 3 appearances (first in 1982)
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1970)
Burkina Faso at the World Cup
- Never qualified
- 7 participations in the qualifications (first in 1978)
- 19 November 2013
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