• Short Summary

    Tunisia beat Benin 4-0 in the second leg of their World Cup African Group Two first round match played in Tunis on November 13.

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    TUNISIA (WEARING RED SHIRTS) V BENIN:


    1.
    GV Tunisian attack results in Jeridi scoring first goal for home side from five metres (1-0)
    0.10

    2.
    GVs Jeridi heads second goal for Tunisia (2-0 scoreboard) (2 shots)
    0.20

    3.
    GV Cross from left wing into Benin penalty area results in Tunisian forward shooting over the bar with overhead kick
    0.30

    4.
    GVs SECOND HALF: Good approach work down the left wing allows Rakbaoui to score Tunisia's third goal with close range shot inside near post (Scoreboard 3-0) (2 shots)
    0.55

    5.
    GVs Gasri shoots home from edge of area for Tunisia's fourth goal (Scoreboard 4-0) (2 shots)
    1.06




    Initials JMS/IC/BB



    SPORT: SOCCER

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Tunisia beat Benin 4-0 in the second leg of their World Cup African Group Two first round match played in Tunis on November 13. They won through to the second round with a 6-0 aggregate score following their earlier 2-0 win in Benin. Tunisian dominated the game from the start with Jeridi scoring in the fifth minute from close range to finish off a well-constructed attack. He found the net again in the 16th minute when his accurate header have Tunisia a half-time lead of 2-0. The home side kept up the pressure in the second half. Rakbaoui scored in the 56th minute with a close range shot inside the near post after good approach work down the left wing, before Gasri made it 4-0 on the night with a fine drive from the edge of the penalty are. Tunisia join 15 other countries in the second round of the African Qualifying Group contesting a place in the World Cup Finals, to be played in Mexico in the summer of 1986.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5HQ3OY34JEFDSLOEGECTUIFS
    Media URN:
    VLVA5HQ3OY34JEFDSLOEGECTUIFS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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