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20 Jan 2016
5:54 pm

Blow by blow: Morocco vs Ivory Coast

Hello and welcome to the Amahoro Stadium in Kigali for the second Chan 2016 Group A clash between Morocco and Ivory Coast.

Beaudelaire Aka Essis of Ivory Coast during the 2016 CHAN football match (Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix)

After failing to register a win in their first games of the tournament, both teams will be looking to bounce back to winning ways in this match.

– referee Bamlak Tessema Weyesa blows his whistle for full-time. Full-time score: Morocco 0-1 Ivory Coast

– 4 minutes of added time to be played

– 90′ Substitution for Ivory Coast: Koffi davy Boua coames on for Guiza

– 87′ Substitution for Ivory Coast: Djobo makes way for Soualiho Coulibaly

– 86′ Yellow card for goalkeeper Sangare for time wasting

– 80′ Yamiq’s long range shot is saved by Sangare

– 76′ chance for Morocco! But Batna shoots wide from close range

– 75′ Guiza spots the keeper off his line, but he shoots over the crossbar

– 71′ free kick for Morocco in a promising position

– 69′ Substitution for Morocco: Abdelaali Mouaoui comes on for Nakach

– 69′ Batna’s shot hits the crossbar from the resultant free kick

– 68′ free kick for Morocco in a good scoring position

– 64′ corner kick for Ivory Coast

– 57′ Guiza is through on goals, but he sends his shot wide

– 54′ offside call goes against Morocco

– 50′ free kick for Ivory Coast and a yellow card for Erraki

– 49′ Goua tries a volley, but it goes wide of goals

– Morocco get the second half underway

– referee Bamlak Tessema Weyesa blows his whistle for the half-time break. Half-time score: Morocco 0-1 Ivory Coast

– 45+2′ GOAAAL! Zakri converts from the penalty spot! It’s Morocco 0 Ivory Coast 1!

– 45′ PENALTY for Ivory Coast

– 43′ offside call goes against Ivory Coast

– 39′ free kick for Morocco in a good scoring position, but nothing comes off it

– 34′ Batna tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 30′ corner kick for Ivory Coast

– 27′ free kick for Morocco and a yellow card for Koffi

– 26′ chance for Morocco! But Khadrouf’s clever back heel is saved by Sangare

– 20′ corner kick for Ivory Coast, but it’s cleared by Morocco

– 18′ free kick for Ivory Coast in a good scoring position

– 17′ Guiza tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 6′ Sangare does well to save Batna’s deflected shot

– 3′ free kick for Morocco in a promising position

– Ivory Coast get the game underway. They’re playing from right to left while Morocco play from left to right

– kickoff

Starting XI:

Morocco XI: Mohammed Bourkadi, Jawad El Yamiq, Abderrahim Achchakir, Brahim Nakach, Abdessamad El Mobaraky, Abdeladim Khadrouf, Anass Lamrabat, Mohammed Oulhaj, Mourad Batna, Ahmed Jahouh, Issam Erraki
Ivory Coast XI: Ali Sangare, Marcelin Koffi, Marc Goua, Essis Aka, Soualio Outtara, Junior Djobo, Yannick Zakri, Yace Okpekon, Yao N’guessan, Djedje Guiza, Cheick Ibrahim Comara

After failing to register a win in their first games of the tournament, both teams will be looking to bounce back to winning ways in this match.

Hello and welcome to the Amahoro Stadium in Kigali for the second Chan 2016 Group A clash between Morocco and Ivory Coast.