Algeria captain Riyad Mahrez has been excused from travelling to Botswana for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Monday for personal reasons.
Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi praised Riyad Mahrez for his impact in their victorious Africa Cup of Nations campaign.
A second-minute goal from Baghdad Bounedjah was enough for Algeria to seal a 1-0 win against Senegal in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Recap the action as Algeria beat Senegal to win the African Cup of Nations for the second time in their history.
Algeria and Senegal will meet in the Africa Cup of Nations final on Friday after wins over Nigeria and Tunisia respectively.
Madagascar's fairy tale came to an end at the Africa Cup of Nations as they were beaten 3-0 by Tunisia.
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