Sporting activities Information of Monday, 8 July 2019
Madagascar continued their fairy tale tale in their maiden AFCON visual appeal with a penalty shoot out victory over DR Congo soon after regulation time had finished 2-2 at the Alexandria Stadium in Cairo.
Amada shot the Islanders ahead in the 9th moment with a goal of the match contender as he fired in a shot from 30-lawn to the appropriate corner of the web. Cedric Bakambu equalised for the Leopards in the 21st minute just before skipper Andriatsima restored his side’s lead with a diving header in the 76th moment.
With all heading in favor of Madagascar, towering defender Chancel Mbemba who took the armband from Youssouf Mulumbu after his substitution soared higher higher than his marker to head dwelling a corner in the 90th minute to push the match to additional time.
DR Congo dominated the extra time and had been just unlucky as Madagascar intention keeper Adrien pulled a position-blank conserve to deny Memba a brace.
In the penalty kicks, Amada, Metanire, Fontaine and Mombris all scored for Madagascar although DR Congo skipped two by Tisserand and Yanick Bolasie.
In the other spherical of 16 recreation, the Desert Foxes of Algeria built mince meat of the Syli Nationale of Guinea by walloping them by three targets to absolutely nothing. Belaili shot the North Africans facet in the 24th minute prior to Riyad Mahrez made it 2- in the 57th minute following which Ounas shipped the sucker punch with 8 minutes to the finish of the game.
The Elephants of La Cote D’Ivoire will struggle the Eagles of Mali in an all-West African francophone affair whilst the Black Stars of Ghana entertain the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia later on in the activity.