North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes on Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
However, after weathering an early storm, including a potential penalty call, Morocco scored two goals in the space of five minutes to put themselves on their way to the finals, where their last appearance was in France in 1998.
Tunisia have qualified for the World Cup in Russian Federation next summer after a goalless draw against fellow North Africans Libya was enough to to land a coveted place at the festival of football.
However, it was the visitors, who sealed an emphatic win as Dirar grabbed the opener in the 25th minute with after his tricky cross beat Sylvain Gbohouo, in goal for the Ivoirians.
Morocco will return to the World Cup for the first time since 1998. Unlike Morocco, who missed out on four previous World Cup tournaments (Japan-Korea 2002, Germany 2006, South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014), Cote d'Ivoire has qualified for the three previous World Cups.
Leaders Atlas Lions, managed by Herve Renard, who led the Ivoirians to the Africa Cup of Nations title two years ago, had nine points and needed just a draw to qualify for the Mundial, while second-place Elephants with eight points, needed a win.
While the Elephants will be left to rue a first World Cup qualifying failure since 2002, Morocco can now look forward to heading to Russian Federation as North Africa's third representatives alongside Tunisia and Egypt.
Group B: Zambia 2 (Daka 26, Mwila 64) drew with Cameroon 2 (Zambo Anguissa 31, Banana 90+1).
Peters said, makes the job of cutting greenhouse gases quickly enough to stabilize global warming this century "that much harder". More ambitious action is required so that, hopefully, we might see emissions peak in 2018, instead of rising again.
While many had expected a new character reveal, nobody could possibly imagine how big a get it would be for the game. Geese Howard is apparently going to be released soon, as the team is waiting for first party approval.
As high pressure moves away, it will give way to increasing clouds tonight as our next weather maker approaches from the west. Saturday night brings increasing cloud cover and lows into the mid to upper 20s south, upper teens north.
MI coach Jim Harbaugh called the Wolverines 35-10 win against Maryland on Saturday the best of the season. Peters got his second start of the season and completed nine passes for 145 yards and two touchdowns.
"This may affect the safety and security of women drivers also", the application, which is likely to be heard tomorrow, said. The NGT has been criticising the Delhi government for poor preparedness as the city struggled to breathe.
A number of former Ireland internationals have expressed their sorrow at news of his illness. "Will say a prayer for him tonight". While Stoke playmaker Charlie Adam added: "Thoughts are with Liam Miller and his family at this tough time.#staystrong".
Several people suffered minor injuries when the third floor of a Denton apartment building collapsed on Saturday. Among those displaced are four young women who live directly beneath the apartment that collapsed.
But despite the warm temperatures, the record in Denver is 75 degrees - set back in 1999, so we won't come close to that. Tuesday , there is a 20 percent chance of drizzle before noon, then a slight chance of showers or drizzle after noon.
The top host states were California, New York, Texas, Massachusetts, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Florida, Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana. The list has been topped by China with 350,755 students followed by India with 186,267 students.
The Hard Rock Stadium show is one of two in Florida, along with an August 14 concert at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Sports Authority Field at Mile High will host Taylor Swift's "Reputation Stadium Tour" on Fri., May 25 , 2018.
Quadrilateral Coalition on the Indo-Pacific
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Packers finally step up, rally around QB Brett Hundley
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I can not just let [James] disrespect [Ntilikina] like that", [Enes] Kanter said. "Dallas got the diamond in the rough". Jackson ruffled James past year when he used the term "posse" referring to the superstar's friends and business circle.
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Anthopoulos to be named Braves GM
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