Day 3 African Nations Cup Round up
Ghana 1 – 2 Senegal
A.Ayew 14′ (pen)
Diouf 58′ Sow 90′
Andrew Ayew put Ghana ahead in the first-half through a penalty for a foul on Christian Atsu.
Teranga Lions striker Mame Biram Diouf draw level before Sow last kick of the encounter ruined the evening for the Black Stars of Ghana stars.
Avram Grant will have to work on Ghana's finishing infront of goal having created loads of goal scoring opportunities and failing to take their chance.
Algeria 3 – 1 South Africa
Hlatshwayo 67′ (og) Ghoulam 72′ Slimani 83′
Bookies favourites Algeria came back from a goal down to win the match in a brilliant form.
South Africa dominated the 1st half playing some great football to the admiration of their supporters, they surely have themselves to blame for not been clinical infront of goal .
South Africa scored a beauty of goal on resumption for the first half when Phala slotted the ball home from eight yards linking up with Rantie & Vilakazi great run.
Rantie couldn't convert a spot-kick to give his side Bafana Bafana a two goals lead.
Yacine Brahimi squared the encounter for Algeria and changed the momentum of the contest. Four minute after the equaliser Algeria Ghoulam solo run & well taken cannon was to much for South Africa goalkeeper Keet to stop.
Slimani completed the revival for Algeria in the 82nd minute scoring the fouth goal of the evening and the third for Algeria.
With the victory Algeria sits top of Group C on goal difference ahead of Senegal who beat Ghana 2-1.
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