Côte d'Ivoire beat Senegal 3-1 and Aristide Bance missed a first-half penalty but converted one in the second half to give Burkina Faso a 3-2 victory over Algeria in the first-legs of their FIFA World Cup™ play-offs.
Lyon are now back in the hunt for a spot in next year's UEFA Champions League after a 3-1 win over Toulouse, while Nice comfortably beat Sochaux 3-0.
Sudan consigned Burkina Faso to a 2-1 defeat today to qualify for the CAF Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals at the expense of Angola.
Côte d'Ivoire are the second team into the CAF Africa Cup of Nations last eight after a tough victory over Burkina Faso, while Angola are well placed to claim second despite drawing with Sudan who ended a 36-year goal ...
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Lyon ran out to a 3-0 lead with goals from Bakary Kone, Ederson and Lisandro Lopez, but were given a scare when Toulouse hit back with two late goals.