Senegal upset Poland with a 2-1 Group H victory in Moscow that owed plenty to poor mistakes from the European nation.
Poland were widely expected to qualify for the knockout rounds but after suffering a seventh loss in their last nine World Cup matches, FIFA's eighth-ranked team are in danger of making an early exit.
‘Senegal can feeeeel it’ – Twitter explodes as Teranga Lions devour Poland.
Senegal began their 2018 World Cup campaign on a winning note after defeating Poland 2-1 at Otkritie Arena on Tuesday.
Thiago Cionek’s own goal gave the Teranga Lions a first half lead before Mbaye Niang doubled the lead for the Africans.
Despite Grzegorz Krychowiak reducing the deficit in the 86th minute, Aliou Cisse’s men held their nerves to secure a very vital victory.
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