The Les Aigles (The Eagles) of Mali played to a goalless draw against Guinea’s Syli National at the Modibo Keita Sports Stadium on Monday.
Both nations used the International test match as preparation for their second-round final CHAN qualifying doubleheaders against Sierra Leone and Senegal.
It was Mali’s third International friendly ahead of taking on Sierra Leone in the final qualifying contest first leg in Liberia on Saturday.
Malian national B team suffered a 1-0 defeat to Mauritania on August 15 before a one-all draw on the 18 in Nouakchott at the Cheikha Ould Boïdiya Stadium, respectively.
Sierra Leone will engage their Malian counterparts in the second round’s first leg at the Samuel Kanyon Doe stadium in Liberia on August 27. Stade du 26 Mars in Bamako will host the second leg on Saturday, 3rd September.
Stade du 26 Mars serves as a home ground for domestic football club Stade Malien.
The aggregate winner will qualify for the African Nations Championship billed to hold in Algeria in January 2023.
Ahead of Sierra Leone Chan's first leg, Mali share spoils with Guinea (0-0) at the Stade Omnisports Modibo-Keita on Monday.
— Alie Bittar (@bittar32) August 23, 2022
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