Gambia

Gambia

Could Zidane ride the notorious AFCON managerial rollercoaster? Could Zidane ride the notorious AFCON managerial rollercoaster?

Seriously, who'd be an AFCON manager?! The past week has seen a glut of firings as big teams have fallen by the wayside, and six teams need new managers. Zidane to Algeria, perhaps? Jurgen Klopp would do well with Ghana...

Cameroon rally to advance to last-16 after Cup of Nations classic Cameroon rally to advance to last-16 after Cup of Nations classic

Cameroon fought back with two goals in the closing stages to edge Gambia 3-2 in a thrilling encounter at the Africa Cup of Nations finals and advance from Group C after being minutes from elimination.

Guinea beat Gambia to close in on AFCON last 16 Guinea beat Gambia to close in on AFCON last 16

Aguibou Camara scored a second-half winner to give Guinea a 1-0 victory over Gambia at the Africa Cup of Nations finals on Friday and help them to take a giant step towards a place in the last 16 of the tournament in the Ivory Coast.

Senegal begin title defence in style with win over 10-man Gambia Senegal begin title defence in style with win over 10-man Gambia

Senegal began their Africa Cup of Nations title defence with a 3-0 victory over 10-man Gambia helped by Lamine Camara's double.

Gambia's national team suffer from 'unacceptable' travel conditions for AFCON Gambia's national team suffer from 'unacceptable' travel conditions for AFCON

Gambia's Saidy Janko posted footage of when their flight from Gambia to Ivory Coast for AFCON had to perform an emergency landing on his Instagram account.

Gambia players, staff say oxygen failed on plane to AFCON Gambia players, staff say oxygen failed on plane to AFCON

Gambia manager Tom Saintfiet has said his team avoided tragedy on Wednesday when the plane transporting them to the Africa Cup of Nations was forced to turn back due to a lack of in-flight oxygen.

Gambia stage comeback to book Africa Cup of Nations place Gambia stage comeback to book Africa Cup of Nations place

Gambia came back from two goals down to force a 2-2 draw with Congo in earthquake-devastated Morocco on Sunday and book their place at next year's Africa Cup of Nations finals.

AFCON qualifier in Morocco to go ahead despite deadly quake AFCON qualifier in Morocco to go ahead despite deadly quake

Congo and Gambia's African Cup of Nations qualifier in Marrakech will go ahead as scheduled on Sunday despite the powerful earthquake that struck the city on Friday.

Karl Toko Ekambi brace sends Cameroon to AFCON semifinals in win vs. Gambia Karl Toko Ekambi brace sends Cameroon to AFCON semifinals in win vs. Gambia

Karl Toko Ekambi scored a double as hosts Cameroon comfortably beat Gambia 2-0 in Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal.

AFCON quarterfinals are wide open, shocks are on the cards AFCON quarterfinals are wide open, shocks are on the cards

After a group stage and Last 16 characterised by narrow score lines, the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals could see a couple of shock results.

Africa Cup of Nations Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Equatorial Guinea 3 +6 7
2 Nigeria 3 +2 7
3 Ivory Coast 3 -3 3
4 Guinea-Bissau 3 -5 0
Full Table

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
3 Abdoulie Jallo.. 1 2 0
19 Ebrima Colley 1 2 0
18 Baboucarr Gaye 0 3 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
7 Alieu Fadera 1 3 0
9 Assan Ceesay 1 2 0
18 Baboucarr Gaye 0 3 0