Equatorial Guinea progressed against the odds

Equatorial Guinea progressed against the odds

Equatorial Guinea sparked jubilant celebrations around the country on Sunday as the hosts snatched an unlikely African Nations Cup quarter-final place after a pulsating 2-0 win over neighbours Gabon.

Put bemoans Burkina misfortune

Put bemoans Burkina misfortune
Paul Put bemoaned Burkina Faso's misfortune after they crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations following a 2-1 defeat to Congo on Sunday.

Equatorial Guinea fairy tale continues

Equatorial Guinea fairy tale continues
Hosts Equatorial Guinea advanced to the quarter-finals of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations amid emotional scenes on Sunday as second-half goals by Javier Balboa and Iban Edu secured a 2-0 win over Gabon in Bata.

Congo and Le Roy cap remarkable story

Congo and Le Roy cap remarkable story

French coach Claude le Roy enhanced a remarkable record as Congo defeated Burkina Faso 2-1 to reach the 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.

Winner takes all in neighbourly clash

Winner takes all in neighbourly clash
A quarter-final berth awaits the winner of Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations Group A clash between Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.

Burkina in danger of elimination

Burkina in danger of elimination

Burkina Faso, the 2013 runners-up, are in danger of making an early exit when African Nations Cup Group A qualifying is completed later on Sunday.

Burkinabe to Congo rescue

Burkinabe to Congo rescue

The Congo squad found an unlikely saviour when the team bus broke down in a forest and they were rescued by Sunday's African Nations Cup opponents Burkina Faso.

Le Roy loving his afcon adventure

Le Roy loving his afcon adventure
Veteran Congo coach Claude Le Roy is now savouring this Africa Cup of Nations with his team having put a tricky start firmly behind them.

Becker hails Equatorial Guinea showing

Becker hails Equatorial Guinea showing
Equatorial Guinea coach Esteban Becker hailed his team’s performance in the goalless Africa Cup of Nations draw with Burkina Faso.

Congo win throws Group A wide open

Congo win throws Group A wide open
African Nations Cup underdogs Congo boosted their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals after they beat more fancied Gabon 1-0 to throw Group A wide open on Wednesday.

Draw leaves slender Burkinabe hopes

Draw leaves slender Burkinabe hopes
Burkina Faso's hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup hung by a thread after they could only draw 0-0 against hosts Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday.

Hosts return to action against Burkina Faso

Hosts return to action against Burkina Faso
Equatorial Guinea return to African Nations Cup action on Wednesday hoping passionate home support can propel them towards the knockout phase when they face a strong Burkina Faso team who need a win.

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