Egypt Defeat Cameroon Via Penalty Shootout To Set Up Final Date With Senegal

Sane v Mohamed Salah At AFCON Final

Egypt have knocked out AFCON 2021 hosts Cameroon, as they book their spot in the final.

Egypt qualify for AFCON 2021 Final

The Pharaohs matched Cameroon throughout the match and goalkeeper Abougabal made two fantastic saves to help Egypt book a spot in the final.


Match Sunmary.

There were few chances in the first half, as the half belonged to the defenders. The only impressive highlight in the first half was Ngadjui hit the crossbar with a header after just 18 minutes.

The game just seemed destined for penalty shootouts as the second half was also cagey. Cameroon missed three spot kicks from four with the Egyptian goalie saving two penalties.

Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane will lead their teams as they face off in the AFCON 2021 Final in Olembe.