Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner

BREAKING: Algeria stun Senegal, win 2019 AFCON

By News Express on 19/07/2019

Views: 713

•Algeria’s match winner Baghdad Bounedjah
•Algeria’s match winner Baghdad Bounedjah

The curtain was on Friday night drawn on the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt with Algeria emerging champions.

The North Africans stunned their Senegalese opponents by taking the lead early on with their first attack.

Baghdad Bounedjah had cut in from the left in the second minute of play and hit a shot, which took the hugest of deflections off the sliding Salif Sane.

It looped so high into the air, almost into the Cairo sky, over the goalkeeper and then dipped at the last second to enter the net.

All efforts by the West Africans – who have never won the cup – to come back into the game proved abortive. This is Algeria’s second time of winning the championship, the first being in 1990. 

Source News Express

Posted 19/07/2019 10:03:51 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Saraki reiterates call for Nigeria to access $300m...

Have you seen Jeffrey Okafor in Nigeria? London...

SDP expels Jerry Ghana, suspends Donald Duke

Protesting Imo workers shut down Owerri over salary...

Mortuary attendants ‘remove dead woman’s heart, chop off...

Benue decrees five-year jail term for cattle rearers...

Protesters stone Haitian President's home, battle police

Olu Falae quits politics, SDP

2 deadly kidnappers meet waterloo in Rivers State...

Trump may send 1,000 U.S. troops to Mexico...

EFCC alerts on new tricks by car thieves...

Ambode confirms commotion at mother’s residence, denies kidnap...

 

Latest News How we captured billionaire kidnap kingpin Wadume in his hideout — Police Buhari bars ministers from direct contact with him INEC server: No cause for alarm over Supreme Court’s ruling — Atiku HURIWA raises the alarm over President Buhari’s use of armed forces to trample on the civil rights of Nigerians Okowa mourns Ex-NPFL Chairman, Oyuki Obaseki, hails him as ‘an exceptional statesman and great sports administrator’ Kidnappers now demand foodstuffs to free victims Killings: Benue Security Council suspends three traditional rulers Why we will continue to attack Igbo leaders - IPOB Police debunk video of alleged killing of Igbo man by Muslim youths in Abuja Kogi Assembly asks chief judge to set up impeachment panel for deputy gov Slain Enugu Catholic priest buried Confusion as EFCC denies raiding Ambode's home

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (528,570 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (438,420 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (383,288 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (322,124 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (290,118 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (251,160 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (245,814 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (232,655 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (227,825 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (214,043 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (192,977 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (190,890 views)

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (98) Business & Economy (4,396) Business Verdict (79) Columnists (1,094) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (215) Entertainment (647) Features (795) Global Business Monitor (419) ICT Monitor (58) International (3,850) Interview (198) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (166) Maggie's Blog (383) News (50,201) Opinion (1,326) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,319) Religion (1,085) Sports (2,133) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera