Ghana's Black Stars return to the finals

[WORLD CUP 2010 QUALIFYING] Ghana became the eighth team to clinch a berth in the World Cup when it beat Sudan, 2-0, on Sunday. Nigeria's World Cup hopes are in jeopardy after a last-minute goal gave group leader Tunisia a 2-2 tie with the Super Eagles in Abuja. Algeria leads Egypt by three points after its 1-0 victory over Zambia. Ivory Coast has all but clinched Group E, while Cameroon's 2-0 win at leader Gabon put Group A up for grabs with a makeup game between the two teams looming as more and more important.

AFRICA
Group A
Gabon 0 Cameroon 2 (Emana 65, Eto'o 68)
Togo 1 (Salifou 4) Morocco 1 (Taarabt 90+2)
Standings:
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Gabon 3 2 0 1 5 3 6
Togo 4 1 2 1 2 4 5
Cameroon 3 1 1 1 2 1 4
Morocco 4 0 3 1 2 3 3

Group B

Mozambique 1 (Tico Tico 67) Kenya 0
Nigeria 2 (Odemwingie 23, Eneramo 80) Tunisia 2 (Taider 25, Darragi 90)
Standings:
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Tunisia 4 2 2 0 6 3 8
Nigeria 4 1 3 0 5 2 6
Mozambique 4 1 1 2 2 4 4
Kenya 4 1 0 3 3 7 3

Group C

Rwanda 0 Egypt 1 (Ahmed Hassan 68)
Algeria 1 (Saifi 59) Zambia 0.
Standings:
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Algeria 4 3 1 0 6 1 10
Egypt 4 2 1 1 6 4 7
Zambia 4 1 1 2 2 4 4
Rwanda 4 0 1 3 0 5 1

Group D

Benin 1 (Aoudou 87) Mali 1 (Samassa 71)
Ghana 2 (Muntari 14, Essien 53) Sudan 0
Standings:
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Ghana 4 4 0 0 7 0 12
Mali 4 1 2 1 5 5 5
Benin 4 1 1 2 3 5 4
Sudan 4 0 1 3 1 6 1

Group E
Malawi 2 (Msowoya 46, 58) Guinea 1 (Kalabane 38)
Ivory Coast 5 (Kader Keita 12, 68, Drogba 48, 65, Yaya Toure 55) Burkina Faso 0
Standings:
TEAM GP W T L GF GA P
Ivory Coast 4 4 0 0 15 3 12
Burkina Faso 4 2 0 2 7 10 6
Guinea 4 1 0 3 6 9 3
Malawi 4 1 0 3 3 9 3

 

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