CHAN 2021: Qualification Of Cameroon
CHAN 2021:Qualification of Cameroon.
Cameroon will play the quarter-finals of its CHAN. The local Indomitable Lions qualified this Sunday.
After their 0-0 draw against Burkina Faso, on the 3rd and last day of the group stage of group A. Martin Ndtoungou Mpile’s men finished second in their group with 5 points.Behind Mali who beat Zimbabwe 1-0
To begin with, if it is Cameroon which qualified for the quarter-finals of this 6th edition of the African Nations Championship, it is indeed Burkina Faso which has created the best opportunities.
During this final of the group A, counting for the 3rd and last day of the group stage.
Also, The Stallions of Faso will have won him ahead of the local Indomitable Lions, had they been successful tonight, at the Ahmadou Ahidjo stadium in Yaoundé. Despite the many Burkinabé incursions, the score was 0-0 at halftime.
However, in the second half, Cameroon are still unable to build the game. Their playmaker Jacques Zoua remain on the sidelines throughout the game.
morever, the Burkinabés continues to put pressure on the Cameroonian camp. However, they will never manage to find the loophole. After 90 minutes of regulation time, the score remain still 0-0.
A result which allows Cameroon to validate its ticket for the quarter-finals of this CHAN.Finishing in 2nd place with 5 points.
In addition, the group’s other meeting at the same time, Mali logically won ahead of Zimbabwe (1-0).
This is thanks to an achievement by Demba Diallo (11). The only goal was enough for the Malian Eagles to win their ticket to the quarter-finals. Finishing leader of group A, with 7 points.
In the quarter-finals, Mali will face the 2nd in group B, while Cameroon will face the leader of this same group.
Group A: 3rd day
Sunday January 24, 2021
Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium (Yaoundé)
Burkina Faso / Cameroon 0-0
Burkina Faso: Soumaïla Ouattara (68 ’), Sami Hien (75’), Yannick Pognongo (88 ’)
Cameroon: Fabrice Badouina Onana (48 ’), Hassana Mamoudou