zimbabwe-national-team-the-warriors.jpgZimbabwe opened their 2013 Africa Cup of Nations campaign on a poor note after losing 2-1 to Burundi in a match played at St Louis in Bujumbura this Wednesday afternoon.

Burundi opened the score sheet through Mavugo Lody in the 46th minute before Knowledge Musona found the equaliser in the 68th minute.

Burundi however scored the second goal of the afternoon through Valery Nahayo in the 89th minute to break Zimbabwean hearts.


Meanwhile, Nigeria were held to a nil-all draw by Rwanda in another match played in Kigali, while the DRC recorded a 4-nil victory over Seychelles.

Here are the results of other AFCON qualifying matches played today:


Madagascar 0-4 Cape Verde


Tanzania 1-1 Mozambique


Rwanda 0-0 Nigeria


Ethiopia 0-0 Benin


Kenya 2-1 Togo


Chad 3-2 Malawi


Congo Brazzaville 3-1 Uganda.