FT: eSwatini 0-2 Egypt | #AFCON2019Q | Return Match
Egypt beat eSwatini for the 2nd time in one week and can guarantee qualification to The African Cup 2019 if Niger fail to beat Tunisia today!
Goals by: Ahmed Hegazi & Marwan Mohsen
Egypt eased past eSwatini 2-0 on Tuesday in Manzini to reach next year’s Africa Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon.
A first half goal by defender Ahmed Hegazi and another one after the break by striker Marwan Mohsen ensured the Pharaohs’ superiority over their southern African rivals as the first leg ended with a 4-1 win in Cairo on Friday.
Despite missing key star Mohamed Salah due to injury, the men of Coach Javier Aguirre proved their worth away from home; guiding Egypt to become co-leaders of Group J alongside Tunisia with nine points for each.
Egypt and Tunisia reached the next year’s Africa Cup of Nations with the Carthage Eagles defeated Niger 2-1 later on Tuesday.
— CAF (@CAF_Online) October 16, 2018