Four more countries qualify for African Nations Cup finals – Football

Nigeria made sure of the point they needed by drawing 1-1 away against South Africa in Johannesburg while Morocco qualified without kicking a ball as Malawi lost in the Comoros Islands.

Uganda secured top place in Group L with a 1-0 home win over the Cape Verde Islands while Mali are sure of a top two finish in Group C as they beat Gabon 1-0 away with an early goal from French-based striker Moussa Doumbia.

The top two teams in the 12 groups qualify except Group B which includes already-qualified tournament hosts Cameroon, so only one other team will go through.

Morocco were confirmed in that place after Malawi, the only team who could catch them, were beaten 2-1 in Moroni.

South Africa defender Buhle Mkhwanazi put…

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