African tech round-up: Internet blackout persists in Anglophone Cameroon - TechCabal

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon are probably still celebrating their win against The Pharaohs of Egypt in the AFCON final. How ironic that roughly 20% of the Central African country's population was unable to celebrate their national team's win on ...

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

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 ...

Sisi applauds Egyptian football team despite cup final defeat - africanews

Egyptian president has joined the country's media in applauding the “dignity” of the national football team on Monday, calling them champions despite agonizingly losing the Africa Cup of Nations final 2-1 to Cameroon. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by ...

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 ...

Egypt prepared defender and midfielder for goalkeeping position at Nations Cup - Ahram Online

Egypt's goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary reacts after loosing 2-1 to Cameroon in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final football match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Stade de l'Amitie Sino-Gabonaise in Libreville on February 5, 2017. (AFP). Share Facebook ...

Cameroon lifts 5th AFCON trophy [Football Planet] - africanews

In this week's edition of Football Planet, we focus on the crowning of Cameroon as Africa Cup of Nations champions after the Indomitable Lions won Egypt 2 goals to one in a thrilling final Sunday night lo lift their fifth trophy. ADVERTISING. inRead ...

African champions Cameroon jet back home to heroes welcome - africanews

Cameroon players have received a heroes welcome as they arrived from Gabon where they won their fifth Africa Cup on Nations title on Sunday. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. Celebrations continued on Monday as fans lined up the streets to ...

Egypt midfielder Abdallah El-Said reveals reasons behind Cameroon loss - Ahram Online

Egypt's national team was not at full strength in Sunday's African Cup of Nations final against Cameroon due to tough circumstances in the lead up to the match, Ahly midfielder Abdallah El-Said said on Monday. "We had met hard circumstances since the ...

Cameroon triumph caps an inspiring Nations Cup event - Saudi Gazette

Cameroon team players and Cameroon's Belgian coach Hugo Broos (C) celebrate with the winner's trophy after beating Egypt 2-1 to win the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final football match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Stade de l'Amitie ...

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. Africa Cup of Nations 2017 ...

Curtain comes down on continental showpiece - Daily Nation

Cameroon's forward Jacques Zoua kisses the winner's trophy after they beat Egypt 2-1 in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final match at the Stade de l'Amitie Sino-Gabonaise in Libreville on February 5, 2017. PHOTO | GABRIEL BOUYS | AFP ...

Cameroon coach Broos pays tribute to '23 friends' - Africa Review (satire) (registration) (blog)

Cameroon national soccer team coach Hugo Broos is lifted aloft by his players after beating Egypt 2-1 to win the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations title in Libreville, Gabon on February 5, 2017. PHOTO | BBC. NDI EUGENE NDI in Yaoundé and BBC Sport Monday, ...

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

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. Africa Cup of Nations 2017 · Sportblog. Afcon 2017: our writers select their highs and lows from the ...

African Nations Cup concludes with magical final but plenty of questions - ESPN FC (blog)

LIBREVILLE, Gabon -- Sport has a habit of forcing you into compromises. When Vincent Aboubakar volleyed in the most dramatic of tournament winners, doing it in the most raw and visceral of football atmospheres at Stade de L'Amitie, few people watching ...

12 Records And Facts From The 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations - AFKInsider

The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has come to an end, with the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon securing ultimate victory in the final over Egypt with a 2-1 win that few saw coming. The competition in Gabon was entertaining, providing fans of the ...

Egyptians are proud of their football national team despite the lose - Saudi Gazette

CAIRO — Despite the disappointment of losing the Africa Cup of Nations championship 2017, Egyptians are proud of their national team for reaching the finals and they believe that their team have a bright future. Egyptians had huge expectations of ...

Egypt renew confidence in Argentinean coach Hector Cuper - Ahram Online

The Egyptian Football Association have renewed confidence in national team Argentinean manager Hector Cuper, despite Egypt's 2-1 loss in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Final. "Cuper accomplished a great success and he will continue as the team's coach ...

Socceroos to face Cameroon in Confederations Cup - The Australian

The Socceroos will face Cameroon at this year's Confederations Cup in Russia after the Indomitable Lions were crowned Africa Cup of Nations champions. The clash in June will be the first meeting between the two sporting countries in the history of the ...

'You made people happy,' Sisi tells Egypt football team - Ahram Online

The Egyptian national football team was received on Monday afternoon by president Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi at Cairo airport's VIP hall, one day after losing 2-1 to Cameroon in the 2017 African Cup of Nations final. "I extend to you my utmost respect. You ...