Algeria go down fighting in four-goal thriller

All four goals came in the second half of the game that saw the Ivorians leave out some regular players including Yaya Toure, Gervinho, Didier Zokora, Emmanuel Eboue and goalkeeper Boubacar Barry. Cote d’Ivoire captain Didier Drogba made a return to the starting line-up, whilst Arouna Kone had his first taste of the tournament in […]

Togo hold on to a draw and a quarter final place

The Sparrow Hawks one half of the entertaining and incident filled AFCON 2013 group D contest that was nail-biting to the very end. After two first half goals both sides played our a nervy second littered with misses , penalty appeals and anxious defending  but it was Togo who held on to a draw that […]