2022 World Cup: Senegal record first African victory vs Qatar
Senegal became the first African team to secure all three points in a match at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Qatar following a 3-1 victory over the hosts on Friday.
Boulaye Dia broke the deadlock for the Teranga Lions a few minutes before halftime.
Famara Diedhiou doubled Senegal’s lead immediately after the break.
Mohammed Muntari pulled one back for Qatar in the 78th minute.
However, Bamba Dieng restored the West Africans’ two-goal lead six minutes later.