-       Nickname: Scorpions

-       Gambia is having their maiden AFCON appearance, reaching the finals for the first time in their history.

-       The Scorpions finished Group D of the qualifiers on top with 10 points to become the 44th team in the continent to reach AFCON finals.

-       Gambia scored 9 goals in the qualifiers, with Assan Cessay as their top scorer on three goals.

group F Afcon