■ Pharaohs are through to Afcon2021 finals after beating indomitable lions
Egypt are close to getting another Afcon trophy after years of fight. They are very close to getting their 8th Africa Cup of Nations trophy after defeating Cameroon in penalties. Senegal who are yet to have a taste of the trophy are patiently waiting on Sunday.
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It was a very fearless battle. At a point, Egyptian coach,Carlos Queiroz was sent off the pitch. Read more Egyptian coach, Carlos Queiroz gets red card
The Cameroonian team had many chances at the beginning of the game. They out played Egypt in the first half. But lost it all in the second half. However, they managed to play until the end, through to extra time. And finally, a penalty shootout seperated the boys from the men. Mo Salah, captain of the pharaohs did not even have the chance to play after two Cameroonian players failed to score.
Egypt will now play Senegal on Sunday, February 6. Read more https://www.facebook.com/109746051257366/posts/281708947394408/
Captain of Cameroon, Vincent Aboubakar was completely lost in the game tonight. Hours before the match, he told news outlets that Mo Salah does not impress him so much. He revealed that he plays good football but he does very little on the pitch. Read more Vincent Aboubakar says Mo Salah doesn’t impress him. Well the Liverpool star has again displayed class on the pitch. Egypt will now play Senegal for the first and second position while Cameroon plays Burkina Faso for third and fourth position.