Can: Senegal beat Burkina-Faso 3-1 and go to final

Senegal registered a 3-1 win against Burkina Faso in Yaounde on Wednesday night in the first semi-final of the Africa Cup of Nations. Burkinabe goals holder Carolo Hervé Kofi had to leave the field on a stretcher shortly after the half-hour mark after contact with Chekhou Kouyate. After a spirited but goalless first half, Senegal scored twice in the span of minutes through Paris Saint-Germain players Abdou Diallo (70) and Idrisa Guay (75). The “Stallions” narrowed the gap through Ibrahim Toure (82nd) ​​but the inevitable Sadio Mane (87th) sealed the result of the match.

Looking for a first continental title after two losing finals in 2002 and 2019, the Lions of Taranga, Cameroon, will challenge the winners of the duel between the host nation and Egypt on Sunday in Yaounde, who will face each other on Thursday in the second tournament. Half.

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