A few days before playing its place in the CAN against Sierra Leone , Benin provided the essentials by sharing the points with Zambia (2-2) this Tuesday in Cotonou on the occasion of its last friendly test.
Quickly in the lead after the opening of the score from Soukou (12 th ), the Squirrels were however overthrown by the Chipolopolos with goals from Phiri (19 th ) then Tandi just before half-time (45 th +1). But local then pushed and Roche (79 e ) finally allowed the men to Michel Dussuyer to snatch a good point for morale.
For its part, the Gambia, already qualified for the first CAN in its history, confirmed his current form by disposing of Togo (1-0) in Antalya, Turkey on a goal by James Gomez in the end portion (74 e ) . After their promising success on Saturday against Guinea (2-0), the Sparrowhawks did not follow up for what represented the last match of interim coach Jonas Komla before the arrival of Paulo Duarte in August and then the start of the playoffs. of the World Cup 2022 from September.