Senegal National Football Team - the Lions of Teranga
Senegal, the national team that the world fell in love with in 2002, are still playing at the highest international level and here at StubHub you can find a wide selection of Senegal National Football Team tickets. Senegal's home stadium is the 60,000-capacity multi-purpose Stade Léopold Sédar Senghor in Dakar. The stadium has hosted some important matches, such as the 1992 African Cup of Nations final in 1992 and the 1998 African Athletics Championships. With the Senegal National Football Team now qualified for the Football World Cup in 2018, this is your perfect time to see Senegal take on the biggest teams, and names, in world football. Get Senegal National Football Team tickets and cheer on the African underdogs.
Senegal National Football Team Football World Cup history
Few people will forget the opening game of the 2002 Football World Cup tournament. Senegal took on the 1998 champions France and stunned the world by defeating them 1-0. The Senegal 2002 squad, which consisted of players like the enigmatic and controversial El Hadji Diouf and all-time top scorer Henri Camara. The Senegal National Football Team went on an impressive run, in a remarkably unpredictable tournament, to the Football World Cup quarter-finals where they were knocked out by Turkey to an extra-time golden goal. Now, after a 16-year absence, Senegal are back in the Football World Cup. The Senegalese topped their qualifying group and will be there in Russia to see if they can repeat the magic of 2002. If you want to be there to see if history will repeat itself, then you need to buy Senegal Football World Cup tickets today and get yourself on a flight to Russia!
Senegal National Football Team squad
Senegal have never been able to repeat their famous exploits of 2002. In fact, since 2008 the Lions of Teranga have either failed to qualify for the African Cup of Nations or been knocked out in the early stages. Fans of Senegal have been left bemused for quite some time, as the team does not lack talent. The Senegal national squad boasts players like Sadio Mané, Diafra Sakho, Cheikhou Kouyaté and Kara Mbodi, all of whom play for some of Europe's top teams. The Senegal manager, Alliou Cisse, was actually the captain of the side that took the world by storm in 2002. The fact that he is so highly regarded back home will help boost the Senegal National Football Team's confidence and give the team the full support they need to succeed. Cheer on the Lions of Teranga - buy Senegal National Football Team tickets today and watch this talented squad in action.