The Togolese Football Federation (TFF) has been sanctioned for fielding an ineligible player in a Brazil 2014 qualifier against Cameroon.
Emmanuel Adebayor's first-half strike and a stoppage-time clincher from substitute Dove Wome earned Togo their first win of the 2013 CAF Africa Cup of Nations and sent Algeria out of the competition.
One of Togo's key figures, midfielder Alaixys Romao, tells FIFA.com that they have put defeat to Côte d’Ivoire behind them and focus on the crunch clash against Algeria.
A French international during a golden period for Les Bleus, Didier Six is leading Togo beyond a difficult recent past and looking to guide the Hawks to Brazil 2014.
Just three points separate the top eight in Ligue 1 as the day's results bunched the league together, Marseille leading the way after thumping Montpellier while Rennes and Lille both missed the chance to reach the summit.
Lorient denied Rennes the chance to take the Ligue 1 lead, beating the visitors 2-0 and moving closer to the top themselves thanks to second-half goals from Alaixys Romao and Jeremy Morel.