Friday's FIFA World Cup qualifying results

  • FIFA World Cup qualifying continued today across four continents

  • The action opened with busy matchdays in Africa and Europe

  • Four matches in Concacaf concluded Friday's schedule highlighted by USA-Mexico

The qualification campaign for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ gathered further momentum on Friday with several tickets to the world stage on offer.

The action opened in Africa with Morocco, Algeria and Egypt all facing testing away challenges. The spotlight then focused on the Old Continent with Italy's home match against Switzerland headlining a seven-match European roster.

In the Americas, a Concacaf Clasico took centre-stage as USA hosted Mexico, while there was another derby further south as Uruguay welcomed Argentina in the only CONMEBOL match.

FIFA.com wraps up all of the results and more from a memorable qualifying matchday.

Concacaf

Honduras 2-3 Panama El Salvador 1-1 Jamaica Canada 1-0 Costa Rica USA 2-0 Mexico

South America

Uruguay 0-1 Argentina

Earlier in the day...

Africa

Group A

Djibouti 0-4 Algeria Burkina Faso 1-1 Niger

Group I

Guinea 0-0 Guinea Bissau Sudan 0-3 Morocco

Group F

Gabon 1-0 Libya Angola 2-2 Egypt

Europe

Group C

Italy 1-1 Switzerland Northern Ireland 1-0 Lithuania

Group F

Moldova 0-2 Scotland Austria 4-2 Israel Denmark 3-1 Faroe Islands

Group I

England 5-0 Albania Hungary 4-0 San Marino Andorra 1-4 Poland