The first two matches of CAN 2021 were played in Group A this Sunday, which included Cameroon, host country, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde and Ethiopia.
And the lions and blue sharks that are not included in the discussion for the time being in this chicken.
Against the stallions of Burkina Faso, Vincent Abubakar and his team won 2-1 Expectations were not fully met after one opening game, but the former Lorient player scored a double on penalties. After all, the essential is over, and the Lions give themselves three points for victory as they wait for a second exit next Thursday.
The other Group A match turned in favor of Cape Verde. Without shining and thanks for a goal Julio Tavares, Blue Sharks won 1-0 Reduced to 10 at the start of the game against Ethiopia. But what is essential is being done for the former Dijon player and his teammates who will take three points before facing Burkina Faso next Thursday.
After their defeat, Burkina Faso must catch up against Cape Verde to retain their chances of qualifying. Tito for Ethiopia, for its part, will not have an easy task against the organizing country. Not surprisingly, a second defeat for Antelope is on the horizon.
In short, Cameroon finished first in Group A with 3 points, followed by Cape Verde with 3 points. Burkina Faso is third and Ethiopia is fourth.
Cameron – Burkina Faso 2 – 1
Ethiopia – Cape Verde 0 -1