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AFCON Award Winners

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane, who scored the last penalty as Senegal defeat Egypt 4-2, was named player of the tournament for the Africa Cup of Nations. Edouard Mendy of Chelsea and Senegal, was named goalkeeper of the tournament.…

AFCON: Senegal are Kings of Africa

Senegal have won the 33rd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations after they defeated Egypt 4-2 on penalties. Sadio Mane, who missed a penalty in the seventh minute converted the last kick that gave the Teranga Lions their first AFCON…

MANE VS SALAH: Senegal Battle Egypt in AFCON Final

The dice is cast, the stage is set, the gladiators-the Teranga Lions of Senegal and the Pharaohs of Egypt-are set to battle in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations. To get to the final, Senegal defeated Burkina Faso 3-1 while Egypt…

AFCON: Egypt Cruise into Final

The Pharaohs of Egypt have qualified for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations after defeating the hosts, Cameroon 3-1 on penalties. Full and extra time had ended goalless. The match, which was a repeat of the 2017 final, saw the…

Teranga Lions Roar Into AFCON Final

The Teranga Lions of Senegal qualified for a second consecutive final with a 3-1 victory over Burkina Faso in the first semifinal of the Africa Cup of Nations. After a goalless first half, Abdou Diallo and Idrissa Gueye gave Senegal a…