Egypt turns off Morocco and El Ahmadi out in the quarter-finals Africa Cup

Egypt turns off Morocco and El Ahmadi out in the quarter-finals Africa Cup

Karim El Ahmadi on Sunday, with Morocco off in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup in Gabon. Egypt with 1-0 too strong. Earlier in the day sided with Ghana at the last four by DR Congo with a 2-1 defeat.

Through the elimination of Morocco El Ahmadi next week again at Feyenoord. The 32-year-old midfielder can probably be Sunday already participate in the away game against FC Twente.

Morocco had against Egypt was enough opportunity to go. In the second half, shot the born in Amsterdam Mbark Boussoufa from a great distance on the lat. A minute later headlined Aziz Bouhaddouz just next to the purpose of the 44-year-old goalkeeper Essam El Hadary, who is the Africa Cup four times, won.

Also Egypt had, especially after resting opportunities. Mohamed Salah broke through on the left, and looked for the far corner, but goalkeeper Munir Mohand avoid a hit. in the 87th minute had Muhand no answer to a bet of Mahmoud Kahraba, Egypt, as a round of further brought.

In the semi-final to take the ‘pharaohs’ Burkina Faso, Saturday, Tunisia shut down (2-0). Ghana plays against Cameroon, that after the penalty was too strong for Senegal.

Ghana-Congo in the picture

The goals were celebrated by Ghana.

Two years ago, took Ghana to the final, which was lost from the Ivory coast.

Jordan Ayew scored with the head.

Joy in Ghana.

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The Ghanaians came Saturday against Congo in the 63rd minute of a 1-0 lead by a goal from Jordan Ayew. The attacker shot the ball after a nice individual action from the edge of the penalty area behind goalkeeper Ley Matampi.

Long could the team of coach Avram Grant did not enjoy the advantage, because five minutes after the 1-0 came to the Congo again alongside. Paul-Jose Mpoku blasted the ball from about 25 metres tight in the junction: 1-1.

An extension seemed to be imminent, but twelve minutes before time, the brother of Jordan Ayew, Andre Ayew, otherwise. The striker of West Ham United if a penalty kick to take, and did not fail: 2-1. Despite a final offensive of the Congo was it.

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