African football has been full of surprises, from Morocco’s triumph over Tanzania to Comoros’ thrilling win against Ghana. Ghana is struggling under mounting pressure, while Rwanda is experiencing a resurgence. Cameroon and Burkina Faso are also doing well, but Botswana’s unexpected victory over Guinea was the biggest shock. Looking ahead, the top team from each group is guaranteed a place in the 2026 finals, with the possibility of a 10th African qualifier still up in the air. It’s sure to be an exciting and intense competition for players and spectators alike.