Two matches are on the program this Wednesday, March 22, counting for the third day of the African Cup of Nations, AFCON 2023 qualifiers. They are Benin vs Rwanda and Sierra Leone vs Sao Tome-et-Principe.

The third day of the AFCON 2023 qualifiers opens this Wednesday with two matches on the program. At the General Mathieu Kérékou stadium in Cotonou, Benin will cross paths with Rwanda. A crucial match for the Cheetahs, in great difficulty in group L.

The foals of Gernot Rohr, newly appointed head of team A, remain on two defeats, conceded during the first two days. Dominated by Senegal (1-3) in Dakar, the band in Jodel Dossou was punished at home by Mozambique (0-1).

As a reminder, the match against Rwanda is scheduled for this afternoon from 3 p.m. (GMT) at the GMK stadium.

The other meeting of this Wednesday opposes Sierra Leone to Sao Tome and Principe. A battle of the lower ranked group A, seeking victory to revive.

The Leone Stars were beaten by Nigeria (1-2) before conceding a draw against Guinea-Bissau (2-2). For their part, the Verde-Amarelos remain on two consecutive defeats, against Guinea-Bissau (1-5) and against Nigeria (0-10).

The Sierra Leone vs Sao Tome and Principe game is scheduled for 17:00 GMT.