"Matured" Black Stars performance delights Avram Grant - Myjoyonline.com

Ghana boss Avram Grant is delighted with the output of his side as Ghana sealed qualification to the quarterfinal of the AFCON for a sixth consecutive time. The team were far from fanciful for the second straight game and the measure of control they ...

AFCON 2017: Egypt edge out Uganda - BusinessDay

Egypt on Saturday put up an injury time win over Uganda to keep the hope of qualification for the knockout stage alive at the on-going AFCON Gabon 2017. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that it took a late 89th minute strike from from ...

El Said to the rescue for Egypt - SBS - The World Game

A last-gasp winner from Abdallah El Said helped Egypt to a hard-fought 1-0 win over Uganda as they took a major step towards the quarter-finals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Source: Omnisport. 22 Jan 2017 - 9:44 PM UPDATED YESTERDAY 9:44 PM ...

Egypt boss Hector Cuper: Football not just about attack - Ghanasoccernet.com

Egypt coach Hector Cuper is convinced that football is not just about attack, emphasizing the importance of organization on both attacking and defensive fronts following his side's hard-fought 1-0 Nations Cup win over Group D outsiders Uganda on Saturday.

AFCON 2017: Grant Happy Over Quarter-final Place - News Ghana

Black Stars head coach Avram Grant has expressed his delight at the team's passage to the quarter-final of the ongoing 2017 African Cup of Nations in Gabon. Ghana's progress was sealed with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Mali at the Port Gentil Stadium on ...

Cranes Can Hold Heads High After Losing to Pharaohs - AllAfrica.com

Goalkeeper Essam El Hadary of Egypt during his team's Afcon match against Mali on January 17. By Nick Said. Egypt's coach, Hector Cuper, has leapt to the defence of his side following a scrappy 1-0 Group D victory over minnows Uganda on Saturday.

African Nations Cup - Ghana book quarter-final spot, Egypt boost chances - Reuters

PORT GENTIL, Gabon Ghana became the second side to book a quarter-final place at the African Nations Cup finals in Gabon when they edged Mali 1-0 in Group D at the Stade de Port Gentil on Saturday. Experienced forward Asamoah Gyan grabbed the ...

AFCON: Gyan Hands Ghana Last Eight Spot - Leadership Newspapers

A solitary goal through Asamoah Gyan handed Ghana a 1-0 win over Mali in their second 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Group D match at Stade de Port-Gentil on Saturday evening. The second win for the Black Stars consolidates their top spot on the log ...