CHAN 2020 Semi-finals in full swing


Cameroon, Morocco, Mali and Guinea have secured their semi-finals spots of the 2020 Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) following the conclusion of the quarter-final matches on Sunday night.

Hosts Cameroon will take on Morocco in the first semi-final of the tournament in Limbe on Wednesday, whereas Mali will battle it out with Guinea in Douala on the same day.

The quarter-final matches saw the Atlas Lions securing their place when beating Zambia 3-1 at Reunification Stadium in Douala on Sunday.

The Moroccans progress to face Cameroon who secured a 2-1 comeback victory over two-time winner DR Congo at the Japoma Stadium in Douala on Saturday.

Mali progressed after they defeated Congo 5-4 in a penalty shootout on Saturday as their clash ended in a 0-0 draw after extra time in Yaounde.

The Eagles will face their neighbours Guinea in the last four of the competition is designed exclusively for home-based players after the latter defeated Rwanda 1-0 on Sunday.

There will be two rest days before the tournament resumes at the various venues.

The winners of Wednesday’s matches will clash in the final at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium on Sunday, while the losers will play in the third-place playoff at the Reunification Stadium in Douala on Saturday.

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By FARPost Reporter

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