Burkina Faso News
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has warned his players that reputation will count for nothing when they take on Burkina Faso in the African Nations Cup final.
Burkina Faso striker Jonathan Pitroipa has been cleared to play in the African Nations Cup final after his appeal to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) was successful.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has suspended Tunisian referee Slim Jdidi following his performance in the African Nations Cup semi-final between Burkina Faso and Ghana.
Democratic Republic of Congo have been awarded a 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Burkina Faso, who FIFA ruled fielded an ineligible player when the nations drew 0-0 in June.
Ivory Coast booked an African Nations Cup quarter-final spot with a 2-0 victory over pointless Burkina Faso, while Sudan twice fought back from a goal down to draw 2-2 with Angola.
Burkina Faso will compete in the African Nations Cup later this month after Namibia's appeal to get them thrown out was rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Burkina Faso coach Paulo Duarte will decide whether to continue in the post in the next few weeks following his team's elimination from the African Nations Cup in Angola.
Henri Camara came on as second half substitute and scored twice for Senegal who beat Burkina Faso 5-1 on Saturday to book their place in next year's African Nations Cup finals.