2017 AFCON: Senegal qualifies for quater-finals

 

BY

MARIAH OLATUNJI

 

Senegal has become the first team to qualify for the quarter final of the on-going African Cup of Nations in Gabon.

On Thursday night, Liverpool player, Sadio Mane and Henri Saviet scored as Senegal beat Zimbabwe two-zero to top the group B with six points

Earlier, Tunisia bounced back fron one goal down to  beat Algeria two goals to one.

Tunisia who lost their first game to Senegal is now second on the table with 3 points

Senegal will battle Algeria in Franceville while Zimbabwe tackle Tunisia in Libreville for their final group matches on Monday 23


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Born July 13, 1965, Fred Edoreh hails from Umeh, Isoko South, Delta State. He attended St. John Primary School, Iselegu, Mater Dei Collage Ashaka, St. Patrick’s Grammar School, Asaba for HSC and graduated in English and Literary Studies at Bendel State University, Ekpoma.
He went into journalism in 1990 with Newbreed Magazine and later crossed over to television production with Ultimate Sports and Soccerworld on the Nigeria Televsion Authority.
He subsequently moved to pioneer Internet publishing in Nigeria with Nigeriasports.com and was later employed at Silverbird Television from where he moved as Editor of Weekend Sports at Naational Mirror Newspapers.
He currently publishes the online sports website www.sportstalkafrica.com besides and also runs a sports marketing outfit, Westcoast Works and Projects, managing and marketing live radio broadcast of the Nigeria Professional Football League.

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