Majestic Mahrez fires Algeria past Nigeria into AFCON Final

Riyad Mahrez scored a sublime 95th freekick to send Algeria into the Africa Cup of Nations final at the expense of Nigeria. The Fennecs took the lead thanks to a William Troost-Ekong own-goal but an Odion Ighalo penalty brought the Super Eagles back into the game.

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Nigeria knockout holders Cameroon in thrilling encounter

Nigeria and Cameroon played out a thrilling last 16 match with the Super Eagles narrowly edging out the Indomitable Lions 3-2 to book a spot in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.

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Madagascar stun Nigeria to top group b

Madagascar stunned powerhouses Nigeria 2-0 to top group b at the Africa Cup of Nations. Lalaina Nomenjanahary and Carolus Andriamahitsinoro scored the important goals for Les Baréa.

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