With Algeria’s dramatic qualification to the final of the African Cup of Nations tournament holding in Egypt via Ryhad Mahrez’s sublime freekick in the dying minutes of the game against Nigeria enough to see them qualify over the Super Eagles in a pulsating semi-final.
Tunisia were more unfortunate in that they were undone by their goalkeeper’s error of spilling the ball on Dylan Bronn‘s body instead of punching the ball away which resulted in an own goal, and ultimately powered the Teranga Lions of Senegal into Friday’s final
Both teams(Algeria and Senegal) have lived to the pre-tournament tags of Competition favourites.as they will both be competing in the finals after a very long wait. Senegal will be looking to win their first AFCON title, while Algeria will hope they can become two-times Champion.
The Match will take place on the 16th of July, 2017., while the 3rd place match between Nigeria and Tunisia will be played tomorrow.