Burundi U-20, Intambamurugamba has been eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations (CANU20) after being beaten by South Africa Bafanabafana 1-0 in their last group match.
The last match of the group for Burundi was played today 8 February against South Africa Bafanabafana at 4:30 local time at Maradi stadium in Niger.
Burundi faced a hard moment after committing a foul few minutes after the start of the first half time of the match leading them to a penalty for South Africa finally ended in a goal.
Burundi Intambamurugamba were supposed to win the match against South Africa to qualify for the semifinals of the Africa Cup of Nations but, hopelessly they have ended in failure.
Burundi left the champions with only one point in three games.
In the same group, South Africa and Nigeria are qualified for the semi-finals
Nigeria has beaten Niger 1-0
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— CAF (@CAF_Online) February 8, 2019
Burundi Football Federation (FFB) has promised a sum of one million
Hours before the match, The Burundi Executive committee of the Burundi Football Federation (FFB) has promised a sum of one million (1,000,000 FBU) to the junior U-20 Intambamurugamba if They get qualified for the semifinals of the Africa Cup of Nations (CANU20) which takes place in Niger.
#Burundi Le Comité Exécutif de la @FFB_Burundi promet une somme d'un million(1.000.000fbu) aux juniors U-20 des #Intamba ssi ils se qualifient pour les demi-finale de la #CANU20 qui se déroule au #Niger
— F.F.B (@BurundiFF) February 8, 2019
Nigeria are the first in the group with 7 points while South Africa the runner-up have 4 points followed by Niger the host country with 2 points and Burundi only 1 point.
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