Summary and goals of the match between Algeria and Uganda in the 2023 African Nations Qualifiers
The Algerian national team defeated its Ugandan guest by a clean double, in the meeting that brought them together, on Saturday evening, at the “July 5” stadium, in the first round of Group F competitions, of the qualifiers for the 2023 African Nations Cup in Cote d’Ivoire.
Algeria made the first goal through Issa Mendy in the 28th minute of the match, and Farouk Mia missed a penalty kick for Uganda in the 33rd minute.
In the second half, the star Youssef Blaili added the second goal of the Desert Warriors team in the 80th minute, after a great individual effort, he dribbled more than one player before hitting the ball to the right of the Ugandan goalkeeper.
In the same group, Niger and Tanzania tied 1-1.
Algeria topped Group F with 3 points, then Tanzania and Niger with one point, and finally Uganda without a score.
The match witnessed the absence of Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez from the Algerian national team due to injury.