The sharpest shooters in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations
qualifying, Odion Ighalo of Nigeria and Fiston Abdul Razak of Burundi, will
come face to face in Group B at the finals this month.
While Ighalo and his Super Eagles team-mates are favoured to
top the four-nation table and advance to the knockout stage in Egypt, Abdul
Razak and the Swallows may struggle.
Burundi are the lowest ranked of the 24 sides at the June
21-July 19 tournament and the best they can be expected to hope for is third
place below Nigeria and Guinea and above Madagascar.
The countries finishing first and second are guaranteed
round-of-16 slots while the best four of the six third-placed teams also
Afcon 2019 Group B teams: Burundi, Madagascar, Guinea and Nigeria..
Group B: Standings
Group B: Fixtures and results