Nickname : Desert Hawks
How they qualified: beat Burundi 0-0, 1-0 ; beat Ethiopia 1-1, 1-0
Previous participations (1) : 2011 – third (beat Algeria 1-0 in third place match)
Head Coach : Zdravko Logarusić (Croatia)
Ghana and Niger are the first two teams to qualify for the final tournament of the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Madagascar 2017, leaving the final five spots to the ten teams in contention.
A Yohana Mkomola first half brace and a second half strike from substitute Issa Makamba was enough for Tanzania to beat Congo 3-2 in their final round first leg clash on Sunday in Dar es Salaam.