Algeria eliminates Niger and catches up with Burkina


The Algerian team crushed Niger 4-0, on October 12, 2021 in Niamey, in African qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup. last days, scheduled from 11 to 16 November.

Algeria was on October 31, October 12, 2021 in Niamey. Thirty-one, as well as the number of consecutive games without defeat for the Algerians.

On Tuesday in Niger, the African champions also added to the result, already impressive. The Fennecs have really won 4-0 on the lawn in an overrun Mena, despite a first quarter game a little fat.

Algerian Offensive Festival In the 20th minute, attacking midfielder Riyad Mahrez opened on the penalty spot by striker Baghdad Bounedjah, 0-1.

After 33 minutes, after a great mess around the Nigerian surface, the ball reached Aïssa Mandi. The defender turns and finds the goal: 0-2.

Then Ismaël Bennacer finishes a beautiful three-way move, with a deep pass from midfielder Youcef Belaïli to player Sofiane Feghouli who has the intelligence to slide to Bennacer behind. The latter leaves no chance for Kassaly Daouda, the opposing guard: 0-3, 48th.

After 54 minutes, Mahrez sent the corner kick right to Bounedjah who headed it sharply past the keeper. The attacker also took the opportunity to score at close range: 0-4, final result. The Algerian victory could have been even greater.

Niger eliminated Four days after crushing Niger 6-1 in Blida, Algeria is therefore back in Niamey. A crippling double defeat for the Nigerians who, like the Djibouti, can no longer aim for first place in Group A.

The only ticket to the final round of the African qualifiers to WC 2022 will therefore be played between Algeria and Burkinabè, 10 points each, in anticipation of the 5th and especially the 6th day. On this occasion, Algeria will receive Burkina Faso for a decisive shock. It therefore approaches this deadline in a strong position, also due to its very advantageous goal difference (+17).

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