Senegal cap qualification with victory

Senegal had a second World Cup victory over South Africa in a week to celebrate their qualification for Russia 2018.


They won the game in Dakar 2-1, but the winner only came in stoppage time at the end of the game.

Kara Mbodji sealed the victory, nosing them in front after Percy Tau had equalised Opa Nguette's opening goal.

In the day's other game, Burkina Faso beat Cape Verde 4-0 - a result which had no bearing on qualification.

It was a celebratory atmosphere in Dakar, after Senegal's victory against South Africa in Durban last week confirmed their place in the finals.

"It was quite special - it was fun. I enjoyed, my teammates, the fans - they enjoyed too," Senegal midfielder Papa Ndiaye told the BBC.

"I think everyone is very happy today and very proud too."

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