Cameroon came from behind to beat Egypt 2-1 and seal a fifth Africa Cup of Nations in a thrilling, edgy final. Substitute Vincent Aboubakar swept in the winner two minutes from time, flicking the ball over defender Ali Gabr and thumping it home.
Chance! Egypt spring forward and catch Cameroon cold. El Said takes Salah’s pass first time and Ondoa gets down well to make the save. Almost the perfect start for the seven-time champions. Underway in the final of the 31st Africa Cup of …
This event was also part of the Africa Cup of Nations 60th Anniversary. Cameroon won their fifth title after defeating seven-time champions Egypt 2–1 in the final. As champions, Cameroon qualified for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.
Venue(s): 4 (in 4 host cities)
On 20 July 2017, the Africa Cup of Nations was moved from January to June and expanded from 16 to 24 teams. Egypt is the most successful nation in the cup’s history, winning the tournament a record of seven times (including when Egypt was known as the United Arab Republic between 1958 and 1961).
Related competitions: FIFA Confederations Cup
Africa Cup of Nations – 5 February 2017 Africa Cup of Nations – Follow the Football match between Egypt and Cameroon live with Eurosport. The match starts at 20:00 on 5 …
Feb 06, 2017 · Top 10 Best Africa Cup of Nations Goals – Duration: Côte d’Iviore vs Italie 2:1 Full Highlights (Last 2 Matches) 2005 (October 8) Cameroon 1-Egypt 1 (World Cup …
Author: HB online
Africa Cup of Nations Match Report for Egypt v Cameroon on 5 February 2017, includes all goals and incidents. Have your say on the game in the comments.