Libya Holds Equatorial Guinea to 1-1 Draw, Giving Tunisia Hope in Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers

Libya Holds Equatorial Guinea to a Draw in Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers

Libya gave Tunisia hope for a top spot in Group X with a 1-1 draw against Equatorial Guinea in the final round of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers to be held early next year in Côte d’Ivoire.

Match Recap

Equatorial Guinea and Libya entered the match, which was held in Benghazi, the first guaranteed a place in the final with Tunisia, and the second out of the competition.

Equalizing Goal

Equatorial Guinea looked to take the lead thanks to a José Elo goal in the 62nd minute, but Libya equalized thanks to substitute Hussein Taktaku in the 80th minute, giving Tunisia hope to top the group if they win later today against their guest Botswana in the capital Tunis.

Group Standings

Equatorial Guinea increased their lead to 13 points, 3 points ahead of Tunisia, who have the advantage in two direct confrontations, having won the first match against their opponent with a score of 4-0, and then lost the second leg 0-1.

As for Libya, who was content with one win, they entered the group opening at the expense of Botswana (1-0) and raised their balance to 4 points in the last fourth place, with a goal difference from Botswana. third.


Source: agencies

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