Burundi

Burundi

4th in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF
Man United's Onana the hero as Cameroon qualify for AFCON finals Man United's Onana the hero as Cameroon qualify for AFCON finals

A nervy Cameroon scored twice in the second half to beat Burundi 3-0 in Garoua on Tuesday and qualify for January's Africa Cup of Nations finals, overcoming their plucky opponents as André Onana marked his return to the team with a series of key saves.

Burundi football finally bows to coronavirus pressure, suspends domestic competitions Burundi football finally bows to coronavirus pressure, suspends domestic competitions

Since March 30, Burundi had been the only African nation to continue running domestic competitions despite the increasing encroachment of COVID-19.

Burundi league football continues despite confirmed coronavirus cases Burundi league football continues despite confirmed coronavirus cases

Burundi is to continue playing football despite the threat of the coronavirus pandemic, its federation decided on Sunday after a meeting of clubs.

Burundi's football, and everything else, continues in the face of the coronavirus pandemic Burundi's football, and everything else, continues in the face of the coronavirus pandemic

There are eight African countries without a recorded coronavirus case, and seven of them have shut down all public life. Burundi is the other.

Yattara scores twice for Guinea to down 10-man Burundi Yattara scores twice for Guinea to down 10-man Burundi

Mohamed Yattara scored a brace of goals as Guinea defeated 10-man Burundi 2-0 in their Africa Cup of Nations Group B clash on Sunday.

Madagascar continue fairytale debut at Cup of Nations Madagascar continue fairytale debut at Cup of Nations

Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar took a giant stride towards the next round as Marco Ilaimaharitra hammered home a late free kick to beat

Nigeria need late Ighalo goal to beat Burundi Nigeria need late Ighalo goal to beat Burundi

Nigeria needed a late goal from substitute Odion Ighalo to claim a 1-0 win over a brave Burundi side playing their first-ever AFCON match.

Burundi, the Swallows in War, take flight Burundi, the Swallows in War, take flight

They're the lowest-ranked nation at this summer's Africa Cup of Nations (their first), have survived brutal civil war and carry the hope of home with them to Egypt. In a sense, they've already won.

Afcon Power Rankings: Who can challenge Mohamed Salah's Egypt? Afcon Power Rankings: Who can challenge Mohamed Salah's Egypt?

Who are the strongest teams in the expanded 24-team Africa Cup of Nations, and who faces an uphill struggle to advance past the group stage?

Afcon Rank: Who can match Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane in Egypt? Afcon Rank: Who can match Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane in Egypt?

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WC Qual - CAF Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Ivory Coast 2 +11 6
2 Gabon 2 +2 6
3 Kenya 2 +4 3
4 Burundi 2 0 3
5 Gambia 2 -3 0
6 Seychelles 2 -14 0
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Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
Abedi Bigirima.. 2 2 0
Sudi Abdallah 1 1 0
Jonathan Nahim.. 0 2 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
Jonathan Nahim.. 0 2 0
Emmanuel Mvuye.. 0 2 0
Abedi Bigirima.. 0 2 2