TANZANIA 2019 AFRICAN U-17 FIELD COMPLETE AS DEFENDING CHAMPIONS, MALI ARE ELIMINATED

TANZANIA 2019 AFRICAN U-17 FIELD COMPLETE AS DEFENDING CHAMPIONS, MALI ARE ELIMINATED

BY APESIN ADEMOLA.

All the eight teams for next years Africa U17 Cup of Nations in Tanzania are now know. Guinea picked the last ticket after ousting defending champions 5-4 on penalties on Sunday night in Senegal.

Mali will not be able to defend their 2017 title.

Full time scores stood at 2-2 before the ensuing penalty shootout. Earlier in the day, hosts of the zonal playoff, Senegal had picked the first of the two tickets for the zone after a 6-0 defeat of Cape Verde.

The list of Tanzania 2019 finalists is now completed. They are: Tanzania (hosts), Nigeria, Angola, Cameroon, Uganda, Morocco, Guinea and Senegal.