Tunisia v Mauritania, 30 November 2021

Score5-1 to Tunisia
RefereeAlireza Faghani
CompetitionFIFA Arab Cup Group B
VenueAhmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan
Attendance2,494
Kick-off: 1.00pm local This was the opening game of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup finals tournament in Qatar. It was the first-ever game to be used as part of FIFA's trial of semi-automated offside adjudication. If deemed successful, the artificial intelligence based system could subsequently be used at the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

5  Tunisia

Manager: Mondher Kebaier

1  Mauritania

Manager: Didier Gomes da Rosa

Goals:

Seifeddine Jaziri 39 G
Firas Ben Larbi 42 G
Seifeddine Jaziri 45 G
Firas Ben Larbi 50 G
Youssef Msakni 90 G

Goals:

Bessam penalty 45 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Farouk Ben Mustapha (captain)
Defender Amine Ben Hamida
Defender Bilel Ifa
Defender/Midfielder Hamza Mathlouthi
Defender/Midfielder Yassine Meriah
Midfielder Firas Ben Larbi
Midfielder Hannibal Mejbri
Midfielder Ferjani Sassi
Midfielder/Forward Fakhredine Ben Youssef
Midfielder/Forward Seifeddine Jaziri

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Babacar Diop
Defender Abdoul Bâ
Defender Bakary N'Diaye
Defender/Midfielder Mohamed Dellah Yaly
Midfielder Alassane Diop
Midfielder/Forward Bessam
Midfielder/Forward Amadou Niass
Midfielder/Forward Hemeya Tanjy
Forward Adama Bâ

Substitutions:

Ali Maâloul for Fakhredine Ben Youssef 64
Naïm Sliti for Hannibal Mejbri 64
Youssef Msakni for Firas Ben Larbi 69
Ghailene Chaalali for Ferjani Sassi 70
Yassine Chikhaoui for Seifeddine Jaziri 79

Substitutions:

Namori Diaw for Babacar Diop 21
Guessouma Fofana for Alassane Diop 46
Mouhamed Soueid for Amadou Niass 46
Ablaye Sy for Abdoul Bâ 46
Mohamed Salem Dianos for Hemeya Tanjy 64
Idrissa Thiam for Bessam 88

Cards:

Mohamed Ben Romdhane 52 Y
Ferjani Sassi 54 Y

Cards:

Adama Bâ 30 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Bechir Ben Said
Goalkeeper Mouez Hassen
Defender Ali Maâloul
Midfielder Saâd Bguir
Midfielder Ghailene Chaalali
Midfielder/Forward Yassine Chikhaoui
Midfielder/Forward Youssef Msakni
Midfielder/Forward Naïm Sliti

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Namori Diaw
Goalkeeper Mbacké N'Diaye
Defender Oumar Mangane
Defender Ablaye Sy
Defender Demba Trawré
Midfielder Guessouma Fofana
Midfielder Oumar M'Bareck
Midfielder Bodda Mouhsine
Midfielder Idrissa Thiam
Midfielder/Forward Mouhamed Soueid

Comments:

Seifeddine Jaziri scored in the second minute of added time at the end of the first half. Tunisia named eight of a possible 12 substitutes.

Comments:

Bessam scored in the 12th minute of added time at the end of the first half.