The Confederation of Africa Soccer (CAF) has prolonged their congratulatory message to Senegal on the workforce’s qualification to the Spherical of 16 of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Recall that Aliou Cisse’s facet defeated Ecuador 2-1 on the Khalifa Worldwide Stadium, to complete second place in Group B with six factors behind the Netherlands.
Moises Caicedo briefly gave Ecuador hope halfway via the second interval, slotting dwelling from shut vary.
Centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, nonetheless scored the successful purpose 12 minutes from time.
CAF by way of its official twitter deal with congratulated the Teranga Lions.
“Lions of Teranga roaring from #TotalEnergisAFCON to #FIFAWorldCup Senegal attain the FIFA World Cup spherical of 16 ,” CAF tweeted.
It was the primary time in 20 years the Teranga Lions will make it to the Spherical of 16.