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Football: Africa Cup of Nations Group B contenders

LIBREVILLE, Jan 10, 2017 (AFP) - Mini factfiles of 2017 Africa Cup of
Nations Group B contenders Algeria, Senegal, Tunisia and Zimbabwe:

Algeria

Qualifying results: Seychelles 4-0 home, 2-0 away; Lesotho 6-0, 3-1;
Ethiopia 7-1, 3-3

Scorers: El Arabi Hillel Soudani 7, Islam Slimani 4, Sofiane Feghouli, Faouzi Ghoulam, Riyad Mahrez, Saphir Taider 2 each, Nabil Bentaleb, Yassine Benzia, Ryad Boudebouz, Yacine Brahimi, Rachid Ghezzal, Aissa Mandi 1 each

Overall record: P64 W22 D18 L24 F75 A77

Best placing: champions (1990)

Record wins: Uganda 4-0 (1968), Nigeria 5-1 (1990)

Record loss: Egypt 0-4 (2010)

Africa-world rankings: 5-38

Nickname: Desert Foxes

Senegal

Qualifying results: Burundi 3-1, 2-0; Namibia 2-0, 2-0; Niger 2-0, 2-1

Scorers: Sadio Mane 3, Mame Biram Diouf, Moussa Konate 2 each, Keita Balde, Mohamed Diame, Famara Diedhiou, Cheikhou Kouyate, Oumar Niasse, Pape Souare 1 each

Overall record: P49 W16 D12 L21 F55 A50

Best placing: runners-up (2002)

Record win: Ethiopia 5-1 (1965)

Record losses: Angola 1-3 (2008), Algeria 0-2 (2015)

Africa-world rankings: 1-33

Nickname: Teranga Lions

Tunisia

Qualifying results: Djibouti 8-1, 3-0; Liberia 4-1, 0-1; Togo 1-0, 0-0

Scorers: Yassine Chikhaoui 3, Tata Yassine Khenissi, Saber Khalifa 2 each, Maher Hannachi, Hamdi Harbaoui, Wahbi Khazri, Hamza Lahmar, Youssef Msakni, Ferjani Sassi, Naim Sliti, Yoann Touzghar, Fakhreddine Ben Youssef 1 each

Overall record: P64 W20 D24 L20 F81 A80

Best placing: champions (2004)

Record win: Ethiopia 4-0 (1965)

Record losses: Cameroon 0-3 (2000), Guinea 0-3 (2006), Ivory Coast 0-3 (2013)

Africa-world rankings: 3-35

Nickname: Carthage Eagles

Zimbabwe

Qualifying results: Malawi 3-0, 2-1; Guinea 1-1, 0-1; Swaziland 4-0, 1-1

Scorers: Khama Billiat, Knowledge Musona 3 each, Cuthbert Malajila 2, Njabulo Ndlovu, Costa Nhamoinesu, Evans Rusike 1 each

Overall record: P6 W2 D0 L4 F8 A13

Best placings: first round (2004, 2006)

Record wins: Algeria 2-1 (2004), Ghana 2-1 (2006)

Record losses: Cameroon 3-5 (2004), Senegal 0-2, Nigeria 0-2 (both 2006)

Africa-world rankings: 29-102

Nickname: Warriors