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Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon seal title with comeback win - The Africa Report

Cameroon players run celebrating with the trophy after winning the African Cup of Nations final soccer match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Stade de l'Amitie, in Libreville, Gabon. Photo: Sunday Alamba/AP/SIPA. Cameroon won their fifth Africa Cup of ...and more »

Afcon 2017: Cameroon's Aboubakar wins final with late goal against Egypt - The Guardian

Cameroon's Vincent Aboubakar, centre, celebrates scoring the winning goal against Egypt in the Africa Cup of Nations final. Photograph: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images. The worst Cameroon team in living memory. Or at least that's what they were three ...and more »

Afcon 2017: our writers select their highs and lows from the tournament - The Guardian (blog)

Vincent Aboubakar, Hugo Broos, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Christian Bassogog all played a part in Afcon 2017. Composite: AFP/Getty, Reuters. Match of the tournament. Egypt 1-2 Cameroon The best was saved until last. This was a watchable tournament ...and more »

Aboubakar delivers Cup of Nations for Cameroon - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Cameroon's forward Vincent Aboubakar (C) reacts after scoring the team's second goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final football match between Cameroon and Egypt on January 5, 2017. PHOTO/AFP. LIBREVILLE, Gabon, Feb 6- Vincent Aboubakar came ...and more »

Egypt's players ratings vs Cameroon: Salah shines despite defeat - Ahram Online

Essam El-Hadary (6.5): Conceding twice in the final game, the veteran keeper failed to lift Egypt to the trophy. He seemed less imposing than he was in the past games and made a few poor clearances and could have punched away Moukandjo's cross before ...and more »

We did our best at the Nations Cup, says Egypt's tearful Warda - Ahram Online

Egypt winger Amr Warda asked the fans to support their national team after a 2-1 defeat by Cameroon in the African Cup of Nations final on Sunday. The Pharaohs missed out on a record-extending eighth title after throwing away a first-half lead to gift ...and more »

Egypt 1-2 Cameroon: Afcon 2017 final – as it happened - The Guardian

This was supposed to be the worst Cameroon team in a generation. Now they are best in a generation, the first to win this tournament in 15 years. This is a feelgood triumph of the human spirit. Cameroon created nothing in the first half but in the ...and more »

Egypt defender Hegazy doubtful for Cameroon final, Kouka out - Ahram Online

Egypt could lose one of their key performers in Sunday's anticipated African Cup of Nations final against Cameroon after defender Ahmed Hegazy hurt a hamstring muscle during a training session on Saturday, Ahram Sport reported. Replacing the towering ...and more »

Cameroon's Africa Cup of Nations triumph was the perfect antidote to sanitised tournament football -

It's the morning after the night before in Gabon, but thankfully Nick Ames has stuck around in Libreville to judge the post-AFCON mood... It might just have been exactly what African football needed. When Vincent Aboubakar flipped the ball over Egypt ...and more »

Cameroon arrive home to heroes' welcome after winning fifth Africa Cup of Nations title in dramatic Egypt final - Daily Mail

The triumphant Cameroon squad had a heroes' welcome upon their return to the country after sealing the fifth Africa Cup of Nations title in their history. A dramatic comeback in the final against Egypt sealed Cameroon's first major title since 2002 ...and more »