Mali first team to experience Africa Under-23 Cup of Nations knockout!!!
It is a 2d defeat in a row for the west Africans, who now can not make the semifinals and face Ghana in a comfort recreation of their very last pool fit on Thursday.
After a decent struggle that appeared as even though it may be heading for a stalemate, Cameroon’s Frank Evina fired the ball home after some indecisive defending in the Mali box to seal the win.
Cameroon now want only a factor of their very last pool in shape towards hosts Egypt to make sure of a semifinal berth.
“We had a super sport and deserved to win. Against Ghana we surrendered our win within the ultimate 3 minutes and this had us underneath pressure. Tonight we have been sturdy sufficient to grab most factors,” Cameroon educate Rigobert Song said.
His Mali counterpart Fanyieri Diarra says they’ll try their nice to get something from the Ghana game.
“This is soccer. Sometimes you do everything but you simply can’t win. We will deliver our excellent for a high-quality end result in opposition to Ghana notwithstanding the reality we are already disqualified,” he stated.