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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Senegal and Guinea unable to find a breakthrough

Senegal and Guinea moved closer to reaching the last 16 at the Africa Cup of Nations following a 0-0 draw. Both sides enjoyed victory in their opening games with a point each boosting their chances of reaching the knockout stages.

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Clinical Cameroon put four past Ethiopia to reach last 16

Cameroon booked their place in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations coming from behind to defeat Ethiopia 4-1 in their group A encounter. Karl Toko-Ekambi and Vincent Aboubakar scored a brace each as Ethiopia were totally outclassed by the tournament hosts.

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Júlio Tavares hands Cape Verde victory over Ethiopia

Júlio Tavares scored the only goal of the game as Cape Verde began their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a win over Ethiopia. The complexion of the Group A encounter was changed after just 12 minutes when a VAR review upgraded Yared Bayeh’s yellow card to a straight red.

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