African Soccer 1.2.2017 09:01 pm

Blow by blow: Burkina Faso vs Egypt

Fans of Egypt during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Finals football match between Egypt and Uganda at the Port Gentil Stadium in Gabon on 21 January 2017 ©Chris Ricco/BackpagePix

Fans of Egypt during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Finals football match between Egypt and Uganda at the Port Gentil Stadium in Gabon on 21 January 2017 ©Chris Ricco/BackpagePix

Egypt beat Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties in an Afcon 2017 semi-final match played at Stade d’Angondje on Wednesday night.

– Egypt win the penalty shootout 4-3 and are through to the Afcon final

– Bertrand Traore for Burkina Faso. SAVED

– Warda for Egypt. SCORES

– Koffi for Burkina Faso. SAVED

– Salah for Egypt. SCORES

– Yago for Burkina Faso. SCORES

– Hegazi for Egypt. SCORES

– Diawara for Burkina Faso. SCORES

– Ramadan for Egypt. SCORES

– Alain Traore for Burkina Faso. SCORES

– Said for Egypt. SAVED

– Penalties will decide the outcome of the game

– referee blows his whistle to end the second half of extra-time. The teams are locked at 1-1 after 90 minutes

– 116′ free kick for Burkina Faso in a good position

– 113′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 108′ Nakoulma shoots wide of goals from close range

– 106′ Substitution for Egypt: Ahmed makes way for Gaber

– Egypt get the second half of extra-time underway

– referee blows his whistle to end the first half of extra-time

– 104′ Egypt appeal for the penalty, but the referee waves play on

– 102′ Substitution for Burkina Faso: Alain Traore comes on for Bance

– 98′ free kick for Egypt and a yellow card for Yago

– 97′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 95′ Bance shoots wide from close range

– Burkina Faso get the first half of extra-time underway

– referee blows his whistle and the game goes into extra-time. The teams are locked at 1-1 after 90 minutes

– 90+3′ El Hadary makes another save to deny Diawara. Corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 90′ Bance’s shot is saved by El Hadary

– 89′ free kick for Burkina Faso in a good position

– 86′ free kick for Egypt and a yellow card for Bertrand Traore

– 85′ Substitution for Egypt: Ramadan comes on for Trezeguet

– 85′ Warda’s long range shot goes over the crossbar

– 82′ El Hadary does well to parry Nakoulma’s shot away for a corner kick

– 80′ Substitution for Burkina Faso: Razack makes way for Diawara

– 74′ Substitution for Egypt: Warda comes on for Kahrada

– 73′ GOAAAL! Bance grabs the equaliser for Burkina Faso with a powerful finish!

– 70′ another corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 69′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 66′ GOAAAL! Salah breaks the deadlock with a stunning finish!

– 59′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 55′ free kick for Burkina Faso and a yellow card for Kahraba

– 53′ corner kick for Egypt

– 52′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 49′ El Hadary punches Bertrand Traore’s shot for a corner kick

– 48′ free kick for Burkina Faso in a good area

– Egypt get the second half underway

– referee blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: Burkina Faso 0-0 Egypt

– 1 minute of added time to be played

– 40′ free kick for Burkina Faso in a good scoring position

– 39′ Razack beats his marker, but his shot is saved by El Hadary

– 38′ Kahraba’s long range shot is saved by Koffi

– 36′ corner kick for Egypt

– 35′ Nakoulma’s long range shot goes over the crossbar

– 32′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 31′ free kick for Burkina Faso in a good area

– 28′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 25′ Bance’s overhead kick goes over the crossbar

– 19′ Nakoulma’s shot goes over the crossbar

– 17′ Trezeguet’s long range shot also goes wide of goals

– 16′ Bance tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 8′ corner kick for Burkina Faso

– 5′ Razack’s shot is saved by El Hadary

– Burkina Faso get the game underway

– kickoff

Starting XI:

Burkina Faso XI: Koffi; Yago, Dayo, Kone, Coulibaly; Kabore, Razack; Toure; Nakoulma, B. Traore, Bance
Egypt XI: El Hadary; Gabr, El Mohamady, Hegazy, Fathi; I Salah, Hamed; El Said, Trezeguet, M Salah; Kahraba

Egypt beat Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties in an Afcon 2017 semi-final match played at Stade d’Angondje on Wednesday night.

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