Cape Verde

Cape Verde team photo

-       Nickname: Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks)

-       This is Cape Verde’s third AFCON appearance, and first since 2015. They reached the quarterfinals at their debut in South Africa 2013.

-       The Blue Sharks finished Group F of the qualifiers in second place. They scored six goals, including a couple of own goals, with Ryan Mendes as their top scorer having found the net twice.

group A Afcon