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Afcon Highlight: Algeria beat Senegal to clinch Afcon title

Algeria became Africa Cup of Nations Champions for a second time as they edged Senegal 1-0 in a scrappy final on Friday. Djamel Belmadi's side needed a sensational last-gasp Riyad Mahrez winner to beat Nigeria in the last four, but it was a scrappy early strike that decided this

Afcon Updates: Senegal and Nigeria reach last four

South Africa’s Bafana Bafana suffered Africa Cup of Nations heartbreak as they slipped to a last-gasp defeat against Nigeria in the last eight on Wednesday night. William Ekong’s 90th-minute winner dealt the cruelest blow to Stuart Baxter’s side, who had fought back to level in an even contest at Cairo’s International

World Cup Highlight: Poland 1-2 Senegal

Senegal won their first World Cup match since 2002 after two defensive errors by Poland gifted three points to the Africans in Group H. An own goal by Thiago Cionek opened the scoring when the centre back deflected an Idrissa Gana Gueye shot into the net. Mbaye Niang then picked up on a