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Soccer-Egypt snatch late winner to eliminate Uganda - SowetanLIVE;

Soccer-Egypt snatch late winner to eliminate Uganda - SowetanLIVE

SowetanLIVESoccer-Egypt snatch late winner to eliminate UgandaSowetanLIVEPORT GENTIL, Gabon, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Abdallah El Said scored a last-minute winner to give Egypt a 1-0 victory over Uganda in African Nations Cup Group D on Saturday and eliminate the East Africans from the competition. Egypt moved into second place ...and more »

Gyan takes Ghana through as Uganda dumped out - Gulf Times;

Gyan takes Ghana through as Uganda dumped out - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesGyan takes Ghana through as Uganda dumped outGulf TimesGhana's forward Asamoah Gyan (left) celebrates with team staff after their win over Mali in the Africa Cup of Nations match on Saturday. (AFP). Text Size: A A A. Port-Gentil, Gabon: Asamoah Gyan headed Ghana into the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of ...and more »

Gyan is first player to score in 6 successive AFCON tournaments - GhanaWeb;

Gyan is first player to score in 6 successive AFCON tournaments - GhanaWeb

GhanaWebGyan is first player to score in 6 successive AFCON tournamentsGhanaWebAsamoah Gyan scored a trademark header to secure a 1-0 win for Ghana's Black Stars over Mali and qualification to the quarter-final stage of the Africa Cup of Nations tournament. It was the third straight victory by Ghana over their West African rivals ...and more »

Grant's Ghana into Cup of Nations quarter-finals - Jewish News;

Grant's Ghana into Cup of Nations quarter-finals - Jewish News

Jewish NewsGrant's Ghana into Cup of Nations quarter-finalsJewish NewsIsraeli leads Black Stars into the last eight of the African Cup of Nations in Gabon. By Andrew Sherwood January 22, 2017, 11:04 am. Tweet. Email; Print; Share · GRANTFIN. Ghana coach Avram Grant ...and more »

Ghana join Senegal in Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal stage - News Ghana;

Ghana join Senegal in Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal stage - News Ghana

News GhanaGhana join Senegal in Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal stageNews GhanaThe Black Stars of Ghana have qualified for the quarter finals of the on-going Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) football tournament after winning their second game on Saturday. Black Stars Skipper Asamoah Gyan netted the lone goal after 21 minutes with a ...and more »

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

Myjoyonline.com"Matured" Black Stars performance delights Avram GrantMyjoyonline.comGhana 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 ...and more »

AFCON 2017: Egypt edge out Uganda - BusinessDay;

AFCON 2017: Egypt edge out Uganda - BusinessDay

BusinessDayAFCON 2017: Egypt edge out UgandaBusinessDayEgypt 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 ...and more »

AFCON 2017: Ghana secures a spot in the AFCON quarterfinals - Daily News Egypt;

AFCON 2017: Ghana secures a spot in the AFCON quarterfinals - Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptAFCON 2017: Ghana secures a spot in the AFCON quarterfinalsDaily News EgyptAsamoah Gyan scored the lone goal Ghana needed against Mali to secure their second group stage win. Ghana joins Senegal in the quarterfinal field of the African Cup of Nations.Ghana 1-0 Mali (Gyan 22′). Ghana, runners-up in 2015, secured a spot in the ...and more »

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

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

SBS - The World GameEl Said to the rescue for EgyptSBS - The World GameA 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 ...and more »

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

Egypt boss Hector Cuper: Football not just about attackGhanasoccernet.comEgypt 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.and more »

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

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

News GhanaAFCON 2017: Grant Happy Over Quarter-final PlaceNews GhanaBlack 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 ...and more »

Egypt goalkeeper El Hadary does not mind winning ugly against Uganda - Ghanasoccernet.com

Egypt goalkeeper El Hadary does not mind winning ugly against UgandaGhanasoccernet.comEgypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary played down the importance of producing a vivid display as the team scraped a 1-0 victory over Uganda to record their first win at the African Cup of Nations in Gabon on Saturday. The Pharaohs were far from impressive ...and more »

Uganda Cranes eliminated from AFCON after Egypt defeat - KFM;

Uganda Cranes eliminated from AFCON after Egypt defeat - KFM

KFMUganda Cranes eliminated from AFCON after Egypt defeatKFMRecord Africa Cup of Nations winners Egypt beat the Uganda Cranes by a solitary strike in the 87th minute in their second match of the 2017 edition at Port Gentil Stadium. After defending gallantly for 87 minutes, Uganda Cranes were caught on the break ...and more »

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

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

AllAfrica.comCranes Can Hold Heads High After Losing to PharaohsAllAfrica.comGoalkeeper 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.and more »

AFCON: Ghana hold off Mali pressure to reach last 8 - TVC News;

AFCON: Ghana hold off Mali pressure to reach last 8 - TVC News

TVC NewsAFCON: Ghana hold off Mali pressure to reach last 8TVC NewsGhana fought off a late second-half pressure from Mali to win 1-nil and reach the quarter finals of the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. Andre Ayew fired wide from six yards before Asamoah Gyan headed in the opener in the 21st minute. Mali's Moussa ...and more »

ICYMI AFCON Day 8: Ghana go through and Egypt grab a last gasp winner - Goal.com;

ICYMI AFCON Day 8: Ghana go through and Egypt grab a last gasp winner - Goal.com

Goal.comICYMI AFCON Day 8: Ghana go through and Egypt grab a last gasp winnerGoal.comOn Saturday evening the Stade de Port-Gentil played host tothe Afcon's Group D. In the final double header of the group stage, Ghana took on Mali whilst Egypt faced a stubborn Uganda. The Ghanaians went into the game knowing that a win would be ...and more »

Afcon 2017: Uganda upbeat despite exit - Goal.com;

Afcon 2017: Uganda upbeat despite exit - Goal.com

Goal.comAfcon 2017: Uganda upbeat despite exitGoal.comUganda were defeated 1-0 by Egypt in their second group match of Africa Cup of Nations played on Saturday seeing them out of the tournament but their head coach Milutin Sredojević is still aiming at collecting some points. They are currently without a ...and more »

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

African Nations Cup - Ghana book quarter-final spot, Egypt boost chancesReutersPORT 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 ...and more »

Ghana players pay shirt tribute to injured Chelsea star Baba Rahman - GhanaWeb;

Ghana players pay shirt tribute to injured Chelsea star Baba Rahman - GhanaWeb

GhanaWebGhana players pay shirt tribute to injured Chelsea star Baba RahmanGhanaWebGhana players paid a tribute to their injured team-mate Baba Rahman by producing a t-shirt with the message 'Get well Baba' when they beat they beat Mali 1-0 at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday. The Chelsea player, who is on loan to German ...and more »

AFCON: Gyan Hands Ghana Last Eight Spot - Leadership Newspapers;

AFCON: Gyan Hands Ghana Last Eight Spot - Leadership Newspapers

Leadership NewspapersAFCON: Gyan Hands Ghana Last Eight SpotLeadership NewspapersA 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 ...and more »