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14.04.2013 Cup of Nations

Afcon U17: Tunisia ensures against Botswana (3-1)

By Moutakilou MUMUNI -
Afcon U17: Tunisia ensures against Botswana (3-1)
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The Carthage Eaglets won their first points Saturday in this edition of Afcon U17. Opposed to Botswana , Tunisia did not take long before finding the fault.

From the first minute, Firas El Arbi scores. Sounded, the Botswana defense shambles its football and was granted a penalty four minutes later. The same El Arbi seized an opportunity to score his second goal.

This goal wakes a little bit the opposing team that reduced the scoring at the 20th minute by Tumisang Orebonye . Only bang in this section.

In the second period, the Tunisians add a third goal by Hazem Hassan Haj .

The two Maghreb countries are leaders in this group A. Morocco is first followed by Tunisia (3 points). The Atlas Cubs had splashed Gabon right at the opening 4-1 .

This Sunday, the group B competes. Nigeria faces Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire will be opposed to Congo .

CAF has already penalized age frauds .