Zimbabwe Downs Congo to Book AFCON 2019 Ticket

Zimbabwe: Knowledge Musona.

The Zimbabwean senior soccer team has qualified for the 2019 Africa cup of Nations after a deserved win against Congo-Brazzaville in Harare.

Going into the encounter, the Zimbabwean Warriors needed just a point to sail through to Egypt.

Khama Billiat found the net 20 minutes into the game while Knowledge Musona capitalised 15 minutes later on the defensive blunder by the Congolese defender.

Congo-Brazzaville needed nothing short of victory to qualify for the continental showpiece to be hosted by Egypt in June.

Zimbabwe went into the match topping Group C with 8 points while Congo-Brazzaville sat at the bottom with 6 points. Liberia and the Democratic Republic of Congo who sit 2nd and 3rd respectively on the group face of in Kinshasa for the remaining decisive slot.

Allnet Africa is yet to confirm the death of a woman following a stampede at the National Sports Stadium in Harare this afternoon.