Algeria became Africa Cup of Nations champions for a second time as they edged Senegal 1-0 in a scrappy final on Friday.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria clinched the bronze medal by defeating Tunisia 1-0 in the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) third/fourth-place match at Al-Salam Stadium on Wednesday.
Riyad Mahrez scored a free-kick in the 95th-minute freekick to send Algeria into Friday’s Africa Cup of Nations final against Senegal.
Three second-half goals by Tunisia ended Madagascar’s fairytale run at this year’s AFCON.
The Desert Foxes of Algeria set up an Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Nigeria with a 4-3 penalty shoot-out victory over Ivory Coast following a 1-1 draw in Suez.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria secured a 2-1 victory over South Africa in the Afcon 2019 quarter-final match in Egypt on Wednesday night.
At the eighth time of trying, the Carthage Eagles pass the Ghanaian test via penalties, this time when it matters most.
Goals from Mohamed Belaili, Riyad Mahrez, and Adam Ounas gave Algeria a comfortable win; they meet Mali or Côte d’Ivoire next round
Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar produced another upset to beat DR Congo 4-2 on penalties after a 2-2 draw and seal a quarter-final spot. Barea surprised many to win their group with victories over Nigeria and Burundi – while the Leopards finished as one of the best third place finishers to progress. The Thrills […]