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Africa Cup of Nations round-up: Ghana beat Mali, Egypt edge Uganda - SkySports

Asamoah Gyan became Ghana's all-time top scorer in the Africa Cup of Nations as his goal gave the Black Stars a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday and booked their place in the quarter-finals. The 31-year-old headed home from a Jordan Ayew corner in the ...and more »

Ghana's talisman Asamoah Gyan leads the way into Afcon quarter finals -

Ghana confirmed their place in the knockout stages with a slim 1-0 victory against Mali in Port Gentil on Saturday evening. Their captain Asamoah Gyan made the difference with a header that beat Oumar Sissoko in the Mali goal on 21 minutes. The veteran ...and more »


Substitute Abdallah El Said scored a late winner for Egypt to knock Uganda out of the Africa Cup of Nations. After a drab game with few chances for either side, Mohamed Salah teed up El Said, who struck firmly past Uganda keeper Denis Onyango on 89 ...and more »

Egypt 1-0 Uganda: Abdallah Said strikes late to break stout Ugandans in poor game played on rough pitch - Daily Mail

Finally, in the 89th minute, the goal came. Egypt had pushed all game, all the while creating next to nothing. Right at the death Abdallah Said broke Ugandan hearts to move the Africa Cup of Nations' most successful ever side to the brink of the ...and more »

Egypt 1 Uganda 0: Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny tastes AFCON 2017 success - Evening Standard

Substitute Abdallah El Said struck an 89th-minute winner to seal a 1-0 victory over Uganda and boost Egypt's hopes of reaching the African Nations Cup knockout stages. El Said's effort means Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny and his team-mates will head into ...and more »

Clockwatch: Premier League, Ghana v Mali, and more – as it happened - The Guardian

Everton's Seamus Coleman celebrates scoring a late goal with Mason Holgate. Photograph: John Sibley/Reuters. Nick Miller · @NickMiller79. Sat 21 Jan '17 13.07 EST First published on Sat 21 Jan '17 08.45 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

Abdallah El Said smashes last gasp winner for Egypt to kick start Africa Cup of Nations and eliminate Uganda -

Abdallah El Said's last-minute winner gave Egypt a 1-0 victory against Uganda to move up to second place in the Africa Nations Cup Group D. The result puts the Pharaohs on four points with their first goal of the tournament and eliminates the Cranes ...and more »

Egypt only to qualify for Afcon 2017 quarterfinals in four cases - Daily News Egypt

Egypt's national team can finally take a deep breath after their last-minute win against Uganda 1-0 on Saturday in their second group D game at the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Gabon. The Pharaohs occupied the second place in their group with four ...and more »

El Hadary steps in as Egypt's last line of defence against Uganda - RFI

When Egypt take to the field against Uganda on Saturday, the Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary will win his 148th cap. He will also extend his record as the oldest man to appear at an Africa Cup of Nations. When he came on as substitute in Egypt's first ...and more »

Ghana clash with Uganda over training ground - New Vision

Ghana coach Avram Grant stormed the ground as the Cranes were midway their 3.30pm training session. Train97 703x422. (Photo credit: Mpalanyi Ssentongo) TOTAL AFRICA NATIONS CUP On Saturday Live on SS4/SS6 Egypt v Uganda (10pm) Ghana v Mali (7pm). alt ...and more »