Togo hold H.Stars to draw in AFCON qualifier

Harambee Stars captain Victor Wanyama (R) past Peniel KokouJean Kossivi of Togo during their Total Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers 2021 match first leg match at Kasarani stadium in Nairobi on November 18, 2019.

Despite an entertaining display, Kenya dropped two crucial points in the race to play at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, after settling for an a one-all draw at home to Togo at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Monday.

This result coupled with Comoros barren draw at home to Egypt throws the qualification puzzle in this four-team group wide open.

Thus, surprise package Comoros top the standings with four points from two matches.

Kenya and Egypt are second with two points apiece, while Togo is last having garnered a single point in two matches.

The top two teams from this pool with qualify to compete at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

The exciting opening stanza of this game was capped by a brilliant goal from Johanna Omolo ten minutes to the break.