Chan 2016: Guinea, Mali Seal Semi Final Spots

Zambia vs Guinea

Guinea and Mali have booked the last two semifinal berths following their hard fought wins on Sunday evening played at the Umuganda and Nyamirambo stadia respectively.

Mali came from a goal behind to beat Tunisia 2-1. The Carthage Eagles will be sad to lose a match they dominated most of the periods capped with a first half opener courtesy of Ahmed Monser.

Aliou Dieng converted from the spot twenty minutes to time after Zied Boughattas was adjudged to have handled the ball inside the box. Abdoulaye Diarra grabbed the winner with only ten minutes remaining with a cool finish from a great run down in the left wing.

In Umuganda, online ask the Syli Nationale of Guinea continued their dream run eliminating Zambia 5-4 after penalty shootouts. The match was barren after 120 minutes of football action.

Semi finals pairing
DR Congo face Guinea in the first semifinal at 4pm on February 3 at Amahoro Stadium before Ivory Coast take on Mali at 4pm on February 4 at Kigali Regional Stadium.


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