AFCON 2019 Final Fixtures: With the recent happening in Egypt AFCON 2019, AFCON 2019 Final Fixtures shows that Senegal will play their Algeria Counterpart in final while Super Eagles of Nigeria play Tunisia to battle for the third place.
The journey to African Cup of Nations Final, AFCON, will resume on Wednesday Evening in the land of the pyramids, Egypt when The Super Eagles of Nigeria face his rival Tunisia on the third position.
Following the group, stages coughed up lots of incidents from the goals, the misses, the blunders, and the tactics. Not to forget the fans in the stands, the permutations as to who qualifies for the knockout not forgetting the empty stadia.
But with the group stage over, eight out of the 24 teams were eliminated whiles sixteen teams also slugged it out in the round of 16 to secure places in the quarterfinals and 4 teams made it to Semi- Final.
AFCON 2019 Semi-Final Results
Nigeria lose to Algeria 1 – 2
Senegal beats Tunisia 1 – 0
AFCON 2019 Final Fixtures, Date & Time
- Wed: July 19, 2019
Tunisia vs. Nigeria third-place game
- Friday, July 19, 2019
Senegal vs. Algeria Final
The final is a battle between West and North Africa. Senegal representing the West and Algeria representing the North.
Senegal is the only team that has yet to taste AFCON glory in the semi-final teams. Nigeria has won it thrice whiles Algeria and Tunisia have each won it once.
Nigeria will be the country with the most third-place wins at the Africa Cup of Nations, if they defeat Tunisia on Wednesday, extending a record they already hold.
The Super Eagles failed to qualify for the final, following a 2-1 defeat to Algeria on Sunday night.
Odion Ighalo’s penalty had made it 1-1, following William Troost-Ekong’s unfortunate own goal.
But Riyad Mahrez stepped up and curled a wonderful free-kick in the 94th minute, to secure his country’s place in the final against Senegal this Friday.
The three-time champions have already won bronze seven times before, three more than Ivory Coast in second place with four.
List Of Times AFCON Won By Countries
Nigeria – 7 times
Ivory Coast – 4 times
Egypt – 3 times
Zambia – 3 times
DR Congo – 2 times
Algeria – 2 times
Mali – 2 times
Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Tunisia, Sudan, Morocco, Ethiopia, South Africa have all won it once.
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