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Antar Yahia's spectacular goal earned Algeria the final African qualifying spot in next summer's World Cup finals in South Africa.
The centre-half volleyed home five minutes before half-time and a solid rearguard effort in the second half kept out Egypt. Emad Meteab had the best chance for Egypt but was denied by impressive Algeria keeper Fawzi Chaouchi. http://soccernet.espn.go.com/report?id=285045&league=FIFA.WORLDQ.CAF&cc=5901
gypt and Algeria will return to the pitch on Wednesday to settle the last of Africa's qualifying berths for the 2010 World Cup after a dramatic late goal gave the home side a 2-0 win in their last group game on Saturday.
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Substitute Emad Moteab's header five minutes into stoppage time gave Egypt the winning margin they needed over Algeria in a tense encounter in front of just over 74,000 fans in the capital and ensured they finished level at the top of Group C. http://soccernet.espn.go.com/report?id=262946&league=FIFA.WORLDQ.CAF
Algeria beat Zambia 2-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Saturday to go top of African zone Group C.
Rangers defender Majid Bougherra put the visitors ahead in the 22nd minute with a header and striker Rafik Saifi made sure of the points midway through the second half.
Algeria have seven points from three matches, three more than Zambia. Rwanda and Egypt both have one point from two games. The group winners will qualify for next year's World Cup in South Africa. http://soccernet.espn.go.com/report?id=267820&league=FIFA.WORLDQ.CAF&cc=5901