Highlights and goals: Burkina Faso 2-0 Cabo Verde in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers
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5:09 PMa month ago


Thank you very much for following Burkina Faso and Cape Verde at VAVEL. A great night to all and until next time.
5:08 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso 2-0 Cabo Verde.
5:06 PMa month ago


Ouattara scored the hosts' second goal.
4:41 PMa month ago


The game dropped in performance and both teams failed to finish.
4:36 PMa month ago

65' Changes in Cape Verde

Joined: Rocha Santos and Jeovane Cabral

Out: Tavares and Rodrigues

4:29 PMa month ago


After Burkina Faso's goal, the game became warmer.
4:26 PMa month ago


Hassane Bandé took advantage of the ball in the area and scored the first goal of the game.
4:22 PMa month ago


Second half with few emotions, just one submission.
4:20 PMa month ago

50' Moving to Cape Verde

Came in: Duarte

Out: Ponck.

4:16 PMa month ago


The first shot of the second half is from Burkina Faso, but without danger.
4:12 PMa month ago


3:53 PMa month ago


Ball possession: 55%-45%
Submissions: 6-3

Shots on goal: 1-2

Corners: 1-1

Fouls: 5-6

Yellow cards: 0-1.

3:52 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso 0-0 Cabo Verde.
3:50 PMa month ago


We go up to 46 minutes in the first half.
3:50 PMa month ago


Carlos Ponck was fouled hard and received the first card of the game.
3:48 PMa month ago


Few shots from half of the first half so far.
3:46 PMa month ago


After a wrong start almost in the middle, Cape Verde arrived with danger and took off a corner.
3:42 PMa month ago


Cape Verde defends itself well. Burkina Faso arrives in the middle, but the visitors' defense manages to block. On the other hand, Cape Verde arrives in midfield and loses the ball.
3:40 PMa month ago


Gary Rodrigues finished safely wide. Cape Verde responded in counterattack.
3:39 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso has control of the ball, but is unable to result in chances created and shots. Cape Verde defends itself well.
3:33 PMa month ago


Ball possession: 50%-50%

Submissions: 5-2

Shots on goal: 1-2

Corners: 0-0

Fouls: 3-5

Yellow cards: 0-0.

3:29 PMa month ago


Cape Verde reached the attack, but without danger.
3:25 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso equaled possession. Gradually, he dominates the game.
3:24 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso takes more danger when it comes to attack. So far, there have been five submissions against one from Cape Verde. The game follows 0 to 0 and with the visitors with more possession of the ball.
3:09 PMa month ago


Cape Verde exchanges passes and has the most ball possession at the start of the game.
3:05 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso exchanges passes in defence.
3:01 PMa month ago


It's Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers on VAVEL.
2:42 PMa month ago

Captain's Message!

Bertrand Traoré, shirt number 10 and captain of Burkina Faso, is out of today's clash, but the player left a message on social media:

"Sorry I'm not with you on the lawn tonight, but with your hearts... Good luck everyone!" Go Stallions!''

2:39 PMa month ago

Cape Verde defined!

2:36 PMa month ago

Burkina Faso set!

Hervé Koffi; Issa Kaboré, Issoufou Dayo, Edmond Tapsoba, Abdoul Razack Guiebré; Blati Touré, Abdoul Bandaogo; Faissal Outtara, Gustavo Fabrice Sangaré, Cyrille Bayala; Abdoul Fessal Tapsoba.
2:32 PMa month ago


In the group's first match, Eswatini and Togo were tied 2-2.
2:20 PMa month ago


2:12 PMa month ago


9:50 PMa month ago

Tune in here Burkina Faso vs Cabo Verde live score

Do not miss a detail of the match Burkina Faso vs Cabo Verde live updates and commentaries live here on VAVEL.
9:45 PMa month ago


Burkina Faso has some players who play in the top leagues in Europe. Defender Edmond Tapsoba belongs to Germany's Bayer Leverkusen and é fundamental part for the functioning of the team. The number 10, Bertrand Traoré plays for Aston Villa in England. He played for Chelsea, Vitesse, Ajax and Lyon, where he was signed for €18.4 million in 2020.
9:40 PMa month ago

Probably Burkina Faso!

Hervé Koffi; Steeve Yago, Issoufou Dayo, Edmond Tapsoba, Abdoul Guiebre; Adama Guira, Ibrahim Blati Toure, Cyrille Bayala, Gustavo Sangaré, Bertrand Traoré; Dango Quattara.
9:35 PMa month ago

How does Burkina Faso arrive?

Burkina Faso occupies 56º position in the FIFA Ranking. The team comes from a very uneven recent history. In the last 10 games, there were five defeats, three victories and two draws. In the African Cup of Nations that was played in Cameroon, the team finished second in the group with the hosts, Cape Verde and Ethiopia. In the round of 16, they passed Gabon with a 7-6 victory on penalties, after a 1-1 tie in normal time. In the quarterfinals, victory against Tunisia by 1 to 0. In the semifinal, defeat to Senegal, who became champion in the sequence. In the third place match, another defeat for Cameroon in the penalty shootout  5-3 after a 3-3 tie in normal time.
9:30 PMa month ago


Striker Bebé from Cape Verde, currently at Rayo Vallecano, played for Sir Alex Ferguson's Manchester United during the 2010s à 2014. The player was bought for €8.8 million in 2010 from Vitória, from Portugal. At the age of 20, the striker still had Portuguese nationality. Babyé also played for Besiktas, Rio Ave, Paços de Ferreira, Benfica, Córdoba-ESP, Eibar and today defends the colors of Rayo, in which he scored a goal and provided two assists in 29 games in LaLiga 2021-2022 . 
9:25 PMa month ago

Probably Cape Verde!

Márcio Rosa; Cláudio Tavares, Logan Costa, Steven Pereira, Ludovic Soares; Kevin Pina, Rocha Santos, Leandro Andrade; Roberto Lópes, Bebé, Papálélé.
9:20 PMa month ago

How do you get to Cape Verde?

Cape Verde currently é number 71 in the FIFA Ranking. The Portuguese-speaking team is going through a good phase. In the last 10 games, there were six wins, two draws and two defeats - including the one against Senegal, in the round of 16 of the African Cup of Nations. In the group stage, there were four points conquered against Cameroon, Burkina Faso and Ethiopia. Cape Verde finished in third place and secured a spot in the next phase, where it was eliminated by the champion.
9:15 PMa month ago


- Burkina Faso

- Cabo Verde

- Eswatini

- Togo.


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9:10 PMa month ago

The match will be played at the Stade de Marrakech

The Burkina Faso vs Cabo Verde match will be played at the Stade de Marrakech with a capacity to receive 45,240 people.
9:05 PMa month ago

Welcome to the VAVEL.com's coverage of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers match: Burkina Faso vs Cabo Verde live updates!

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