Madagascar's national football team was on Saturday night less than Senegal in Thiese, the first minutes before it suffered. Positioned high on the ground, the Senegalese offensive army created great opportunities without finding a network.
It is at the 27th minute of the game that the match is switched. Mbaye Niang, who started on the edge of offside, is in front of the Malaga goalkeeper himself and almost easily adjusts (1-0). He will double the bet in the second half to offer Senegal 2: 0 with a defensive error in Madagascar. The result will remain there and Senegal will finish the qualifying campaign at Group A
At the end of the match, the coach of the national team of Madagascar Nicolas Dupuis did not hide and acknowledged the superiority of Senegal. "We knew that today we had the hardest game in the whole African Confederation. We played outside, in the best team on the African continent"Nicolas Dupuis explains.
"We suffered, but it was consistent. It is not a lack of ambition, but only for respecting an opponent who is better than us"Adds Nicolas Dupuis, which ensures that there is still something to move to the level."
With this defeat, Madagascar took second place in Group A, where Senegal dominated. This match does not affect the qualification, as both teams are already guaranteed to participate in the CAN in June in June.