Tunis/Tunisia — Tunisia's national soccer team defeated Mauritania's 3-0 at a FIFA World Cup 2022 Group B day-3 qualifier played Thursday in Rades.
Scorers: Elyes Skhiri (15'), Wahbi Khazri (42') and Seifeddine Jaziri (86').
With this third win in a row, the national team consolidate their leadership of Group B with 9 points, ahead of Equatorial Guinea (6 points), who defeated Zambia 2-0 earlier in Malabo, Zambia (3 points) and Mauritania (0 point).
Tunisia had secured two wins at the previous days against Equatorial Guinea (3-0) at home and Zambia (2-0) away.
The national team will play Mauritania again next Sunday in Nouakchott, before travelling to Equatorial Guinea and then receiving Zambia in the last two days.
Day 3 (October 7, 2021)
Equatorial Guinea - Zambia 2-0
Tunisia - Mauritania 3-0
Zambia - Tunisia 0-2
Equatorial Guinea - Mauritania 1-0
Tunisia - Equatorial Guinea 3-0
Mauritania - Zambia 1-2
2) Equatorial Guinea
Day 4 (October 10-12)
Mauritania - Tunisia
Zambia - Equatorial Guinea
Day 5 (November 11-13, 2021)
Equatorial Guinea - Tunisia
Zambia - Mauritania
Day 6 (November 14-16)
Tunisia - Zambia
Mauritania - Equatorial Guinea
Top finishers qualify for the third round.