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AFCON 2017

The 31st African Cup of Nations 2017

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Cameroon's forward Vincent Aboubakar celebrates after scoring the team's second goal in Libreville on February 5, 2017.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP)

Aboubakar delivers Cup of Nations for Cameroon

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Cameroon's forward Vincent Aboubakar celebrates after scoring the team's second goal in Libreville on February 5, 2017.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP)

Cameroon win Africa Cup of Nations

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Match Report: Cameroon 2-1 Egypt - Vincent Aboubakar brilliance wins Cam

A brilliantly taken 88th minute stunner by Vincent Abubakar won Cameroon their fifth Afcon trophy ending their 15 years wait. Egypt looked set for their eighth trophy after Mohammed Elneny p ...

Vincent Aboubakar stunner wins Africa Cup of Nations for Cameroon

Cameroon ended a 15-year wait to win the Africa Cup of Nations for the fifth time, a fantastic late individual goal from Vincent Aboubakar sealing victory as the Indomitable Lions came from a goal beh ...

Egypt's players attend a training session in Libreville on February 4, 2017, on the eve of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final against Cameroon.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP)

Cameroon, Egypt go head to head in Cup of Nations final

Libreville (AFP) - Traditional continental giants who had fallen on hard times, Egypt and Cameroon are looking to cap remarkable revivals when they meet in the Africa Cup of Nations final on Sunday. ...

Group A

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
BF.png BFA 3 1 2 0 4 2 5
CM.png CMR 3 1 2 0 3 1 5
GA.png GAB 3 0 3 0 2 0 3
GW.png GNB 3 0 1 2 2 -3 1

Group B

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
SN.png SEN 3 2 1 0 6 4 7
TN.png TUN 3 2 0 1 6 1 6
DZ.png DZA 3 0 2 1 5 -1 2
ZM.png ZMB 3 0 1 2 4 -4 1

Group C

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CD.png COD 3 2 1 0 6 3 7
MA.png MAR 3 2 0 1 4 2 6
CI.png CIV 3 0 2 1 2 -1 2
TG.png TGO 3 0 1 2 2 -4 1

Group D

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
EG.png EGY 3 2 1 0 2 2 7
GH.png GHA 3 2 0 1 2 1 6
ML.png MLI 3 0 2 1 1 -1 2
UG.png UGA 3 0 1 2 1 -2 1

Quarter finals (Knockout Matches)

1/28/2017 BF.pngBFA 2-0 TN.pngTUN
1/28/2017 SN.pngSEN 0-0 CM.pngCMR
1/29/2017 CD.pngCOD 1-2 GH.pngGHA
1/29/2017 EG.pngEGY 1-1 MA.pngMAR

Semi-finals (Knockout Matches)

2/1/2017 BF.pngBFA 1-1 EG.pngEGY
2/2/2017 CM.pngCMR 2-0 GH.pngGHA

Third place (Knockout Matches)

2/4/2017 BF.pngBFA 1-0 GH.pngGHA

Final (Knockout Matches)

2/5/2017 EG.pngEGY 1-2 CM.pngCMR
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