Burkina Faso into last 16 despite draw with Ethiopia

Burkina Faso secured second spot in Group A at the Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-1 draw against Ethiopia. Cyrille Bayala gave the Stallions the lead but Ethiopia who were pointless coming into this game restored some pride through Getaneh Kebede.

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Burkina Faso revive hopes with win against Cape Verde

Boureima Hassane Bande scored the only goal of the game as Burkina Faso revived their last 16 hopes at the Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 win over Cape Verde. Bande chested home the winner in the first half in what was a fiercely contested match with little between the sides.

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Aboubakar brace sees Cameroon defeat Burkina Faso to kick off Africa Cup of Nations

A Vincent Aboubakar brace saw host nation Cameroon come from a goal down to defeat Burkina Faso in the opening game of The Africa Cup of Nations. Despite a nervy start Burkina Faso went ahead through Gustavo Sangare however two penalties turned the game in favour of The Indomitable Lions.

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