The top three teams in Group B of the Africa Cup of Nations are locked in the top three, but Senegal and Malawi would still like to win on Monday as a win would guarantee a top two finish and put them straight into the phase. play off. , while the third place team will have to hope that they are ranked high enough to clinch a spot.
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Malawi opened the group stage with a 1–0 loss to Guinea but bounced back in their next match, beating Zimbabwe 2–1. Both goals were scored by Gabadinho Mhango, a striker who plays internationally in South Africa for the Orlando Pirates. The two goals marked the 13th and 14th goals of his career with the national team.
Senegal won their first match, but narrowly, with a penalty kick in the seventh minute of stoppage time to beat Zimbabwe 1-0. Liverpool’s Premier League star Sadio Mane scored the goal, which was the only goal of the tournament so far for Senegal, who drew 0-0 with Guinea in their next game.
Malawi are looking to progress out of the group stage for the first time, while Senegal are looking to continue for the third time in a row after finishing second overall in 2019.