African News 20.1.2017 11:04 pm

Morocco battle back to beat Togo at Cup of Nations

Herve Renard’s Morocco came roaring back from behind to beat Togo 3-1 in Oyem on Friday and breathe life into their Africa Cup of Nations bid.

In front of a sparse crowd, Mathieu Dossevi had given Togo an early lead in northern Gabon, but goals from Aziz Bouhaddouz and Romain Saiss had the Atlas Lions in front before the midway point in the first half.

Morocco battle back to beat Togo at Cup of Nations
Morocco battle back to beat Togo at Cup of Nations

Morocco battle back to beat Togo at Cup of Nations

Herve Renard’s Morocco came roaring back from behind to beat Togo 3-1 in Oyem on Friday and breathe life into their Africa Cup of Nations bid.

Blow by blow: Morocco vs Togo
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Blow by blow: Morocco vs Togo

Hello and welcome to Stade de d’Olem where Morocco take on Togo in an Afcon 2017 Group C match.
Champions I. Coast hit back to hold DR Congo
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Champions I. Coast hit back to hold DR Congo

Defending champions the Ivory Coast had to come from behind twice to draw 2-2 with the Democratic Republic of Congo Friday in a lively Africa Cup of Nations clash.
Blow by blow: Cote d’Ivoire vs DR Congo
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Blow by blow: Cote d’Ivoire vs DR Congo

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi’s live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group C match between Cote d’Ivoire and DR Congo at Stade de d’Oyem.
Mane scores as Senegal reach quarter-finals
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Mane scores as Senegal reach quarter-finals

Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored as Senegal defeated Zimbabwe 2-0 in Franceville Thursday to become the first qualifiers for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.
Blow by blow: Senegal vs Zimbabwe
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Blow by blow: Senegal vs Zimbabwe

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi’s live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group B match between Senegal and Zimbabwe at Stade de Franceville.
Tunisia bounce back to defeat Algeria
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Tunisia bounce back to defeat Algeria

Tunisia scored twice in the second half to beat Algeria 2-1 in Franceville Thursday and haul themselves back into contention for an Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals place.
Blow by blow: Algeria vs Tunisia
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Blow by blow: Algeria vs Tunisia

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi’s live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group B match between Algeria and Tunisia at Stade de Franceville.
Katsande dismisses Zimbabwe Afcon protest
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Katsande dismisses Zimbabwe Afcon protest

Zimbabwe captain Willard Katsande dismissed speculation that the Warriors staged a boycott ahead of their clash with Senegal.
Cameroon storm back to top Group A
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Cameroon storm back to top Group A

Michael Ngadeu’s late goal sent Cameroon to the top of Group A on Wednesday, as they sealed a 2-1 2017 Africa Cup of Nations win over plucky Guinea-Bissau.
Blow by blow: Cameroon vs Guinea-Bissau
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Blow by blow: Cameroon vs Guinea-Bissau

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi’s live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group A match between Cameroon and Guinea-Bissau at Stade de l’Amitie.
Egyptian football star placed on ‘terror’ list
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Egyptian football star placed on ‘terror’ list

An Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities’ terror list, his lawyer said Tuesday, based on suspicions he financed the banned Muslim Brotherhood.

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2 Cape Town City 14 25
3 Kaizer Chiefs 15 24
3 SuperSport United 13 22
5 Polokwane City 14 21
6 Arrows 14 20
7 Maritzburg Utd 15 19
8 Orlando Pirates 13 18
9 Sundowns 8 16
10 Chippa United 13 16
11 Ajax Cape Town 14 15
12 Bloem Celtic 14 15
13 Platinum Stars 14 14
14 Highlands Park 15 13
15 Baroka FC 14 12
16 Free State Stars 14 11