Africa Cup: Senegal and Morocco stumble into the quarterfinals


Generally stumbled, Morocco runs long unsuccessful - in the end are both in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup: the second round in the continental tournament in Cameroon have brought two difficult-to-developed favorites on Tuesday.

Senegal won led by Liverpool Star Radio Mane against Cape Verde with 2: 0 (0: 0), but was only in a clear majority: after two point references to the outsider met Mane to the lead (63rd), in the detention time Samba Deng (90. + 2) after.

Morocco awarded numerous chances to Malawi, but in the end, but still won 2: 1 (1: 1). Youssef en-nesyri (45. + 2) and the former Dortmund Ashraf Hakim (70th) by free-kick turned the game for the Lions of Atlas. Previously, Gabardine Mango (7th) had taken Malawi with a remarkable shot of almost 40 meters. The striker of the Orlando Pirates in South Africa has successfully used the tournament as a stage: all three gates Malawi's go to his account.

At Senegal's opponent Cape Verde saw Patrick Andrade (21.) Rot early because of a gross foul game, in the second half, then goalkeeper Voting after an emergency brake from the square (57th). Senegal, however, had already achieved a hit by a foul foot in the group phase and was now heavy on Tuesday.

With Bavaria Munich Bound Carr in the Start elf, the team barely came to chances, after the break, a violent collision between Mane and Voting changed the game: The goalkeeper was referenced by the field, again Mane was, who hit a corner again. The attacker had to be clearly replaced slightly later, in the final phase Cape Verde even the chance to compensate.

Most recently, host Cameroon, Gambia, Tunisia and Burkina Faso had already reached the quarterfinals. The last finishing fins play the Ivory Coast and Egypt as well as Mali and Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday.


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