Comoros qualify for their first ever African Cup of Nations

Comoros have booked their first ever African Cup of Nations slot after amassing 9 points in group G.

After piping Togo at their home grounds by 1-0, Comoros held Togo to a goalless drawn game in the return fixture today to secure a place in the tournament.

They draw in their encounter with Africa giant Egypt with both sides not getting on the score sheet.

Goals from El Fardou Ben and Mattoir won all 3 points for Comoros against Kenya in the second leg encounter after sharing spoils in the first leg in Kenya.

Comoros become first team to quanlity in group G with 9 points over Egypt recording 8 points on the table.

Meanwhile Comoros are left an ultimate round fixture against the North African side Egypt.

They are the second smallest Africa country to qualify for AFCON after Cape Verde in 2013.

Comoros, officially the Union of the Comoros, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, at the northern end of the Mozambique.