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

By Taimour Lay in Libreville. in: Sports. 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.and more »

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

The worst Cameroon team in living memory. Or at least that's what they were three and a half weeks ago, but the span of a tournament can be an awfully long time in football. Eight players had withdrawn from the squad while the determination of their ...and more »

Cameroon, Egypt go head to head in AFCON final - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Egypt's players attend a training session in Libreville on February 4, 2017, on the eve of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final against Cameroon © AFP / ISSOUF SANOGO. LIBREVILLE, Gabon, Feb 5 – Traditional continental giants who had fallen on hard ...and more »

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

Egypt 1-2 Cameroon The best was saved until last. This was a watchable tournament throughout but, with almost an hour of the final played, Egypt appeared to be seeing it out to a conclusion that, given some of the attacking football on view from other ...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 »

Roger Milla busts out his best moves with Cameroon team following Africa Cup of Nations win - Mirror.co.uk

It's quite possible that this will be the best story you see/read this week. In the video above, football legend Roger Milla can be seen rolling back the years to produce one hell of a dance with freshly crowned Africa Cup of Nations winners, Cameroon .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 »

AFCON 2017: Cameroon goalkeeping icon hails a new hero after semifinal triumph - Deutsche Welle

Since Cameroon defied the odds by beating Ghana to make the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final, their 21-year-old goalkeeper, Fabrice Ondoa, has been lauded as one of the revelations of the tournament. He is only playing in Gabon because more ...and more »

Hector Cuper can end his 20-year trophy drought as Egypt hunt down the Indomitable Lions in AFCON finale - Daily Mail

Luis Figo in 1997. Christian Vieri and Pavel Nedved in 1999. Fernando Morientes, Steve McManaman and Raul in 2000. Oliver Khan in 2001. Leto in 2010. The list of men who have denied Hector Cuper silverware includes some of the biggest names in ...and more »

AFCON: Cameroon are crowned 2017 champions - New Vision

Live reporting by Joseph Kizza (Twitter: @joekizza). 12.30am: CAMEROON ARE 2017 CHAMPIONS. Well, well, well. That brings us to the end of an eventful tournament. Like in all games, there are winners and losers. So, that's all from me here, thank you ...and more »