Tag Archives: AFCON 2019

AFCON: Mahrez Goal Gives Algeria Winning Start; Morocco And Senegal Record Victories

Riyad Mahrez led Algeria to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Kenya, as they opened their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a competent display in their Group C match on Sunday. Mahrez scored the second goal just before half-time, after the striker Baghdad Bounedjah, had opened the scoring with a 34th minute penalty.The Kenya midfielder Dennis Odhiambo, gave away the

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AFCON: Egypt, Nigeria, Uganda Off To Flying Start

Egypt, Uganda and Nigeria, have recorded wins in Groups A and B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), despite some difficult encounters. In Group A, the host nation, Egypt started their AFCON 2019 campaign with a victory in front of over 70,000 supporters, as Mohammed Trezeguet’s excellent first half strike in the 44th minutes secured a 1-0 win,

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