Senegal

Senegal

Football World Cup

FINALS / QUALIFYING CAMPAIGNS

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FIRST FWC:

2002

LAST FWC:

2002

BEST ACHIEVEMENT:

Quarter-finals 2002

FIRST STAGE

1 APPEARANCES

SEMIFINALS

0 APPEARANCES

FINAL

0 APPEARANCES

TITLES

0 CHAMPIONSHIPS

Club History

The Teranga Lions amassed the most points in the qualifiers – 16 points. Senegal made their bow in 1965, with the highlight of their participation being the runners-up spot in 2002, losing to Cameroon 3-2 on penalties.

Key Facts

  • Senegal picked up 16 points in the 2019 AFCON qualifying campaign (5 wins, 1 draw); more points than any other team in the qualifiers.
  • Senegal have only lost one of their last seven Africa Cup of Nations games (W3 D3), a 0-2 loss to Algeria in the 2015 group stages.
 

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