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2019 African Cup of Nations

Algeria 2 Nigeria 1

Algeria captain Riyad Mahrez struck with a fierce free-kick in injury time to send his side through to the final Riyad Mahrez scored a stunning free-kick with virtually the last kick of the game as Algeria beat Nigeria to reach the Africa Cup of Nations final. With...

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Senegal 1 Tunisia 0

Senegal have never won the Africa Cup of Nations Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations final for the second time as Tunisia defender Dylan Bronn's extra-time own goal gave them victory. Both sides had penalties saved in normal time before Bronn inadvertently...

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Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals: What to look out for

Riyad Mahrez was not born when Algeria won the Africa Cup of Nations for the only time in 1990 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals Games:Senegal v Tunisia (17:00 BST) and Algeria v Nigeria (20:00 BST)BBC coverage:Follow live text commentary on BBC Sport website, and...

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Madagascar 0 Tunisia 3

Youssef Msakni scored the goal to guarantee Tunisia's progress Tunisia reached their first Africa Cup of Nations semi-final since 2004 as they ended Madagascar's fairytale run. The Eagles of Carthage, who will face Senegal in Sunday's last-four tie, led through...

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Nigeria 2 South Africa 1

William Troost-Ekong scored a dramatic late winner to send Nigeria into the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final at the expense of South Africa. Samuel Chukwueze hit the opener as he controlled Alex Iwobi's cross, before scoring at the second attempt. Bongani Zungu...

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Senegal 1 Benin 0

Senegal (in green) have never won the Africa Cup of Nations Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals after a goal by Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye ended Benin's tournament. Gueye started and finished a move which saw Liverpool's Sadio Mane tee up his...

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Ghana 1 Tunisia 1 (AET) Tunisia win 5 – 4 on penalties

Tunisia are in the quarter-finals without winning a game in 90 minutes Tunisia beat Ghana on penalties to set up an Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final with Madagascar. Goalkeeper Farouk Ben Mustapha was the hero, coming on for the shootout and saving Caleb Ekuban's...

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Mali 0 Ivory Coast 1

Earlier this month, Crystal Palace rejected a £40m bid from Arsenal for forward Wilfried Zaha Wilfried Zaha scored the winner as the Ivory Coast beat Mali 1-0 to reach the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals. The Crystal Palace forward, who has been linked with a...

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Algeria 3 Guinea 0

Riyad Mahrez also scored in Algeria's opening group win over Kenya Riyad Mahrez scored a superb goal as Algeria cruised past Guinea 3-0 in Cairo to book their place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals. The Manchester City forward fired into the bottom corner...

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Egypt 0 South Africa 1

Thembinkosi Lorch struck an 85th-minute winner in Cairo South Africa knocked hosts Egypt out of the Africa Cup of Nations and booked their place in the quarter-finals with a late winner in Cairo. With Egypt throwing players forward, Thembinkosi Lorch struck on the...

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Nigeria 3 Cameroon 2

Nigeria are three-time winners of the Africa Cup of Nations - with their most recent triumph in 2013 Holders Cameroon were knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations by Nigeria in a five-goal last-16 thriller. Goals from Stephane Bahoken and Clinton Njie saw Cameroon...

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Uganda 0 Senegal 1

Sadio Mane is playing at his second Africa Cup of Nations tournament after missing the 2015 edition through injury Sadio Mane is playing at his second Africa Cup of Nations tournament after missing the 2015 edition through injury Mane has missed two penalties in two...

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Morocco 1 Benin 1 (AET), Benin win 4-1 on penalties

Southampton's Sofiane Boufal missed as Benin beat Morocco 4-1 on penalties Benin produced a major surprise to beat Morocco 4-1 on penalties and book a quarter-final spot at the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time. Mama Seibou hit the winning penalty to send...

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