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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 »

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 »

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 Eight players had withdrawn from the squad while the determination of their ...and more »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: Five Highlights of the Indomitable Lions' Surprise Africa Cup of Nations Victory - Newsweek

Cameroon were crowned champions of Africa for a fifth time on Sunday evening after overcoming Egypt in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), the continent's premier football tournament. The West African team, nicknamed the Indomitable Lions, ...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 »

Cameroon's Afcon victory masks its deep troubles, says JoJo Bell - Mail & Guardian

In the comfort of his hotel room in Libreville, Gabon, Joseph Antoine-Bell pulled down his fedora hat, folded his arms and, despite Cameroon reaching the finals of the 2017 African Cup of Nations that they eventually won, the legendary goalkeeper was ...and more »

Cameroon to face Germany in Confederations Cup after Africa Cup of Nations final triumph over Egypt - Daily Mail

Cameroon will face world champions Germany in the group stage of this summer's FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia. Hugo Broos' side, who lifted the African Nations Cup with victory over Egypt on Sunday, will also play Australia and Copa America winners ...and more »

Egypt 1-2 Cameroon: Vincent Aboubakar scores dramatic late winner in AFCON final to sink the seven-time champions - Daily Mail

It was a goal that deserved to win any game, any tournament, anywhere in the world, at any time. Vincent Aboubakar's strike was a goal worthy of any great Cameroonian striker, as Samuel Eto'o, who celebrated wildly in the stands, would surely attest.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 »