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African Cup of Nations 2021

Sierra Leone forward Jonathan Morsay L is chased by Nigeria defender Calvin Bassey R during a 2023 Africa Cup of Nations Group A qualifier in Abuja on June 9, 2023..  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI AFP

Salah-less Egypt suffer shock AFCON loss to Ethiopia

Jun 10, 2022

Egypt sorely missed injured captain Mohamed Salah as they slumped to a shoc ...

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse instructs his team during the Africa Cup of Nations final against Egypt in Yaounde on February 6, 2022..  By Kenzo TRIBOUILLARD AFP

Senegal coach wants AFCON games delayed to boost World Cup build-up

Jun 9, 2022

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse wants the September Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) ...

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Scorpions take Gambia to victory in first AFCON23 qualifier

Jun 5, 2022

After a fantastic run at the African Cup of Nations 2021, Gambia's Scorpion ...

Dr Kwame Kyeis CAF invitation and experience

Dr Kwame Kyei’s CAF invitation and experience

Feb 10, 2022

The success of AFCON 2021 can never in anyways be swept under the carpet, t ...

Edouard Mendy reunites with Chelsea teammates in UAE for Club World Cup after AFCON success with Senegal PHOTOS

Edouard Mendy reunites with Chelsea teammates in UAE for Club World Cup ...

Feb 9, 2022

Senegal goalkeeper, Edouard Mendy has teamed up with his Chelsea teammates ...

2021 AFCON: Gabaski reveals what Salah told him before saving Mane's penalty

2021 AFCON: Gabaski reveals what Salah told him before saving Mane's pen...

Feb 9, 2022

Egyptian goalkeeper, Mohamed Qotb Abou Gabal Ali also known as Gabaski has ...

Senegal awards 87,000 cash and land to Cup of Nations-winning squad

Senegal awards $87,000 cash and land to Cup of Nations-winning squad

Feb 9, 2022

Senegal's President Macky Sall awarded the national football team cash priz ...

Aliou Ciss delivered Senegal's first-ever Nations Cup title after ending on the losing side in the final as a player and a coach

Aliou Cissé: Senegal coach's path to Africa Cup of Nations glory

Feb 8, 2022

Aliou Ciss� pointedly looked around Bamako's Stade du 26 Mars, then began a ...

Senegal's Edouard Mendy with his goalkeeper of the tournament award. Photo by Charly Triballeau  AFP

2021 AFCON: Edouard Mendy does not deserve Best Goalkeeper award, says G...

Feb 8, 2022

Ghana striker, Asamoah Gyan has opined that Egypt goalkeeper, Mohamed Abou ...

Round of 16 (Knockout Matches)

23.01.2022 BF.pngBFA 1 (7) -1 (6) GA.pngGAB
23.01.2022 NG.pngNGA 0-1 TN.pngTUN
24.01.2022 GN.pngGIN 0-1 GM.pngGMB
24.01.2022 CM.pngCMR 2-1 KM.pngCOM
25.01.2022 SN.pngSEN 2-0 CV.pngCPV
25.01.2022 MA.pngMAR 2-1 MW.pngMWI
26.01.2022 CI.pngCIV 0 (4) -0 (5) EG.pngEGY
26.01.2022 ML.pngMLI 0 (5) -0 (6) GQ.pngGNQ

Quarter finals (Knockout Matches)

29.01.2022 GM.pngGMB 0-2 CM.pngCMR
29.01.2022 BF.pngBFA 1-0 TN.pngTUN
30.01.2022 EG.pngEGY 2-1 MA.pngMAR
30.01.2022 SN.pngSEN 3-1 GQ.pngGNQ

Semi-finals (Knockout Matches)

02.02.2022 BF.pngBFA 1-3 SN.pngSEN
03.02.2022 CM.pngCMR 0 (1) -0 (3) EG.pngEGY

Third place (Knockout Matches)

05.02.2022 BF.pngBFA 3 (3) -3 (5) CM.pngCMR

Final (Knockout Matches)

06.02.2022 SN.pngSEN 0 (4) -0 (2) EG.pngEGY

Group A

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CM.png CMR 3 2 1 0 7 4 7
BF.png BFA 3 1 1 1 3 0 4
CV.png CPV 3 1 1 1 2 0 4
ET.png ETH 3 0 1 2 2 -4 1

Group B

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
SN.png SEN 3 1 2 0 1 1 5
GN.png GIN 3 1 1 1 2 0 4
MW.png MWI 3 1 1 1 2 0 4
ZW.png ZWE 3 1 0 2 3 -1 3

Group C

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
MA.png MAR 3 2 1 0 4 2 7
GA.png GAB 3 1 2 0 4 1 5
KM.png COM 3 1 0 2 3 -2 3
GH.png GHA 3 0 1 2 3 -2 1

Group D

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
NG.png NGA 3 3 0 0 6 5 9
EG.png EGY 3 2 0 1 2 1 6
SD.png SDN 3 0 1 2 1 -3 1
GW.png GNB 3 0 1 2 0 -3 1

Group E

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
CI.png CIV 3 2 1 0 6 3 7
GQ.png GNQ 3 2 0 1 2 1 6
SL.png SLE 3 0 2 1 2 -1 2
DZ.png DZA 3 0 1 2 1 -3 1

Group F

Country P W D L GF GD PTS
ML.png MLI 3 2 1 0 4 3 7
GM.png GMB 3 2 1 0 3 2 7
TN.png TUN 3 1 0 2 4 2 3
MR.png MRT 3 0 0 3 0 -7 0