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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 Eight players had withdrawn from the squad while the determination of their ...and more »

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 »

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

Hugo Broos's young, exuberant team had danced and sung their way into the Stade de l'Amitie before the game, all relaxed smiles and solidarity. They then danced their way out again after a sensational Vincent Aboubakar goal three minutes from time ...and more »

Cameroon advance to AFCON final - Deutsche Welle

"This is a very interesting final, it is difficult to say who will win. They are two teams who play different football," the 63-year-old told DW in an interview by the beach in Gabon's capital Libreville. "One team are playing very good collective ...and more »

President Al-Sisi receives Egyptian football team upon its arrival from Gabon - Daily News Egypt

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi received the Egyptian national football team, upon their arrival from Gabon, at the Cairo International airport. The Egyptian team had participated in the 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), where it ranked second. The ...and more »

Egypt 1-2 Cameroon: Indomitable Lions win Africa Cup of Nations with stunning second half comeback -

Cameroon defied the odds to come from behind and win the Africa Cup of Nations . Vincent Aboubakar hit home in the dying minutes of the final to deny Egypt their eighth AFCON crown in the most dramatic of circumstances. Ordinarily, the Indomitable ...and more »

What channel is the Africa Cup of Nations final on? All you need to know as Egypt face Cameroon -

Egypt will look to cement their legacy as the greatest side in Africa when they take on Cameroon on Sunday night. The Africa Cup of Nations ' most successful side will look to make it eight titles when they face off against an unlikely opponent in the ...and more »

AFCON 2017 Review: Cameroon fairytale makes up for disappointments - Deutsche Welle

Almost all African Nations Cups follow the same pattern. Organizational difficulties at first, some political opposition and a lot of dull matches. But what makes the tournament special is that most editions produce a fairytale or heart wrenching story ...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 »