Goals from Boulaye Dia, Famara Didhiou and Bamba Dieng seal victory for the African champions; Mohammad Muntari scored the goal for the hosts.
Senegal claimed their maiden World Cup victory with a 3-1 win over Qatar despite a fighting performance from the hosts.
Boule Dia opened the scoring in the 41st minute with Famara Didhiou adding three minutes into the second half at the Al Thumama Stadium.
Newly introduced Mohamed Muntari scored Qatar’s first World Cup goal in the 78th minute with a powerful header, but Bamba Dieng restored the African champions’ two-goal lead six minutes later.
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