Wahbi Khazri of Tunisia evades tackle from Charles Kabore of Burkina Faso
Saturday Jan 28, 2017. 20:01
Burkina Faso will now face either Egypt or Morocco in the semi-finals on Wednesday. On the other hand, the Tunisian are out of the tournament
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Burkina Faso: Koffi, Yago, Kone, Nakoulma, A .Traore, Dayo, Kabore, B. Traore, Coulibaly, Bayala, I. Traore
Tunisia: Mathlouthi, Abdennour, Ben Youssef, Msakni, Khazri, Khenissi, Sassi, Ben Amor, Yacoubi, Naguez, Sliti
90' It is over in the first quarter-final. Burkina Faso claim a 2-0 win over Tunisia.
90' - Burkina Faso: A. Traore on for B. Traore
84' - Nakoulma
makes it 2-0. A clearance from a corner met the striker and he outran the defence. Keeper Mathlouthi
was out of his line, he easily dribbled past him to easily slot it home. 2-0. Booking for Nakoulma
Tunisia: Khalifa on for Khenissi
Burkina Faso: Sare on for Toure
82' - GOAL- Nakoulma. Burkina Faso 2-0 Tunisia
80' - GOAL- Bance scores with a fine set piece giving Mathlouthi no chance on his left corner. Burkina Faso 1-0 Tunisia
79' - A handball on the edge of the area for Burkina. A set piece for the Stallions, Bance
takes it and it is a goal for the Burkinabe.
75' Burkina Faso: Bance on for Bayala
70' - Set piece for Tunisia, Lahmar
takes it straight into the arms of Koffi
. 20 minutes to go and there are no clear cut chances in the second stanza.
68' - Ousmane Coulibaly booked
63' - Tunisia: Lahmar on for Khazri
60' - We have reached an hour mark in the tie, no goals so far, the possibility is to reach the extra time to decide the match. A chance for Bakary Kone
, the header is wide. Tunisia 0 -0 Burkina Faso.
receives a good pass into the box, but his first touch is too heavily and is crowded by Tunisian defenders who clear the ball.
50' - The winner of this tie will take on either Egypt or Morocco on Wednesday in the semi finals. Khenissi
with a header again, but struggles to beat Koffi
. The keeper collects. Set piece over the top by Dayo
46' - Second half underway.
It is half time in the first last eight match and there are no goals yet. Tunisia 0 -0 Burkina Faso
40' - We are in the final five minutes of the first half. Msakni
tries a shot but blocked by Coulibaly
. Burkina Faso 0-0 Tunisia
38'- Ben Youssef booked
37' - The game is a thrilling encounter, but both sides are yet to find the back of the net. Ndayo
offside as he scores from a set piece rebound.
33' - Booking for Yacoubi
32' - A set piece from a good position for Tunisia. It is delivered for Ben AMor
and he takes a powerful shot which sails wide from Koffi
's right corner.
27' - Great pass in search of Khenissi
, a through ball in between Burkina defence, but keeper, Koffi
comes out to clear the danger.Tunisia 0-0 Burkina Faso
22' - Booking for Abdennour
21' - Header from Khenissi
, showing his strength in the air after a wonderful cross from Sliti
. However, the header is wide once again.
18' - Booking for Kabore
15' - Header from Khenissi
resulting form a corner goes wide, Nakoulma's
effort is wide as he made a great run into the box.
11'- Tunisia making strides to penetrate Burkina Faso with Sliti's
pass cleared in the penalty area. No goals in the first 10 minutes.
05' - The Burkinabe pushing to get an early goal, but Tunisia stable at the back. The Carthage Eagles are yet to attack in the match
01'- Match underway at Stade d'Angondjé in Libreville.