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The best jokes as Madagascar qualify for Afcon finals for first time ever

Delights fans of the films.

By Thomas Joseph

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Well known for the series of films, Madagascar have qualified for the African Cup of Nations finals for the first time ever
QUALIFIED: The whole gang (Image: Evelyn Lim)

Madagascar have qualified for the African Cup of Nations finals for the first time ever in their history.

The side, often associated with the films of the same name, will be at Afcon 2019 after 1-0 win against Equatorial Guinea in Vontovorona on Tuesday night secured their lead at the top of Group A.

These were the best jokes as Madagascar qualify for the African Cup of Nations:

Njiva Rakotoharimalala has put Madagascar on the brink of qualifying for the first AFCON in their history.

(A name that will test AFCON commentators and twitter character limits).

— John Bennett (@JohnBennettBBC) October 16, 2018

🇲🇬 Madagascar have qualified for the African Cup of Nations for the first time in their entire history

The players look delighted 👋👋👋 pic.twitter.com/LKSrvYh4cO

— ODDSbible (@ODDSbible) October 16, 2018

Congrats to King Julian and his people #Madagascar https://t.co/6frB35L5kV

— My Surname is Khan™ (@ejaz_k) October 16, 2018

They may not be that talented but they are physically fit, physically fit, physically, physically, physically fit

— Caesar Sabelo (@Caesor_M) October 16, 2018

Morris must be behind this, as always

— Tete 🇿🇦 (@toperoM) October 16, 2018

Thought it was a film…

— Nadeem Nawaz (@N1_099) October 16, 2018

Madagascar national team is nicknmed "Barea", it would have been lovely if they chose to be the "Lemurs". #AFCON2019Q

— Amr Nageeb Fahmy (@amrnfahmy) October 16, 2018

Well, Sugar Honey Ice Tea!!!! They need a King Julian mascot, I’m happy to do it.

— PigeonDanceFC (@benhiggs83) October 16, 2018

WE LIKE TO MOVE IT, MOVE IT 🤪🕺#madagascar #africacupofnations #football #soccer #qualify pic.twitter.com/1LVIn38HYW

— footblog90 (@footblog90_) October 16, 2018

Scorer for Madagascar is Njiva Rakotoharimalala.

There is also Zotsara Randriambololona and defender Pascal Razakanantenaina as well as Stéphan Raheriharimanana.

I think Ahmad Ahmad is the only man with a simple name in Madagascar

— Saddick Adams Obama (@SaddickAdams) October 16, 2018

Now in my top 3 favourite Madagascar international players pic.twitter.com/hkwmRbA9Jf

— Adam Hurrey (@FootballCliches) October 16, 2018

I hope nobody play on this pitch.

— ADEDARSENAL (@ADEDARSENAL) October 16, 2018