Sports activities News of Monday, 1 July 2019
Arsenal transfer target Wilfried Zaha scored as Ivory Coast moved into the final 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations with a thumping get above Namibia.
Max Gradel’s volley and Ryan Nyambe’s have purpose gave the Elephants a 2- guide ahead of Joslin Kamatuka pulled a purpose again for Namibia.
But Zaha included a 3rd with a right-foot shot immediately after slicing in off the remaining just before Maxwel Cornet’s put fourth.
Ivory Coast finish second driving Morocco in Group D.
After two unsuccessful penalty appeals and scuffing a shut-assortment shot into the arms of Namibia goalkeeper Lloyd Kazapua, Zaha, 26, had reduce a annoyed figure.
But the Crystal Palace winger manufactured amends with a trademark strike on his very first start off at the event to get the game absent from the Courageous Warriors.
Namibia, who experienced misplaced narrowly in both equally their earlier group matches, experienced started brightly but had been punished by Peter Shalulile’s failure to rating from two superb initially-half probabilities with the score at -.
They end bottom of the team three details powering South Africa who misplaced to Morocco in the other activity.