Egypt joins as group winners in the last eight of Africa Cup
Egypt Wednesday as the winner of group D in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup. The team of coach Hector Cuper was in Gabon too strong for Ghana: 1-0.
The goal from Mohamed Salah after eleven minutes of play was enough for Egypt to have three points to address. Ghana was already sure of a place in the last eight and as number two by.
Egypt had a draw enough to make the quarter-finals to reach. When a defeat had Mali is still a small chance of a sequel in the tournament, but the team of Alain Giresse himself knew already not to win Uganda: 1-1.
In the quarter-finals takes Egypt against Morocco Feyenoorder Karim El Ahmadi. Ghana with DR Congo battle for a spot in the semi-final battle.
The tournament in Gabon lasts until 5 February.
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