Tag: Cameroon

Cameroon's Benjamin Moukandjo celebrates with the trophy and teammates after winning the African Cup of Nations Reuters / Mike Hutchings Livepic
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Cameroon lift Nations Cup after Aboubakar’s late stunner

LIBREVILLE – Vincent Aboubakar scored a brilliant late goal to hand unfancied Cameroon a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Egypt and their fifth African Nations Cup title in an entertaining final on Sunday. Cameroon, who had eight of their players withdraw before the tournament, came from a goal down after midfielder […]

Black stars captain, Asamoah Gyan
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Stars’ time for revenge to qualify for finale

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan looks ready to start against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroun when the two sides clash in the second semi-finals game of the Africa Cup of Nations tournament at the Stade de Franceville in Gabon. It is perhaps the most anticipated clash at the penultimate stage of […]

Black Stars celebrate Andre Ayew's goal
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Tanko will ‘give out’ info on Cameroon to Ghana

The former deputy coach of the Indomitable Lions is poised to use his knowledge of the team in favour of the Black Stars ahead of Thursday’s clash  Ghana scout at the Africa Cup of Nations, Ibrahim Tanko, has pledged to help the Black Stars beat Cameroon at the tournament on Thursday. […]

Cameroon have reached the African Nations Cup semifinals after a dramatic shootout win over Senegal.
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Resurgent Cameroon in Ghana’s way

The Black Stars have not won the trophy since 1982, instead gaining a reputation for coming up just short all too often over the last decade. Avram Grant’s side lost on penalties to the Ivory Coast in the final two years ago, while their current run of near misses began […]

Esin predicts Ghana win over Cameroon
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Esin: I Pick Ghana Over Cameroon For AFCON Final

Former Nigeria international Etim Esin wants Ghana to defeat Cameroon in their 2017 AFCON semi-final match on Thursday for the final slot. The last time both teams met in the semi-finals of the AFCON was in Ghana AFCON 2008 which Cameroon won 1-0.  While previewing the Thursday’s clash, Esin who was in the Eagles […]

Cameroon have reached the African Nations Cup semifinals after a dramatic shootout win over Senegal.
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Ghana should be wary as Indomitable Lions of Cameroon bare their teeth

It might come as something of a surprise to the occasional followers of African football that Cameroon compete in the semifinal of the African Nations Cup this Thursday for the first time in nine years. Their frequent World Cup trips might suggest they are a much more dominant force on […]

Former President J.J. Rawlings and his wife Nana Konadu Agyemang-Rawlings
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Former Ghana president denies report that he called for Biya’s ousting after Jammeh

Former Ghana President Jerry John Rawlings has denied a report published by French media Radio France International (RFI) on Saturday saying he called for the ousting of Cameroon’s President Paul Biya. The report by RFI journalist Jean Baptiste Placca in French alleged that the former president had called on ECOWAS […]