AFCON 2021: Algeria trash Ghana to fire warning to Nigeria and Senegal
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AFCON 2021: Algeria trash Ghana to fire warning to Nigeria and Senegal

Algeria have sent a strong warning to Nigeria, Senegal, Egypt and other rivals after a their convincing win against Ghana in a friendly game on Wednesday.

The Desert Foxes of Algeria who defeated the Super Eagles in the semifinal en-route their triumph in 2019 sent out strong warning after their 3-0 win against the Black Stars at the Education City Stadium in Qatar.

Goals from Napoli winger Adam Ounas gave the Algerians a first-half lead before an own goal from Jonathan Mensah and Islam Slimani’s strike ensured the African and Arab champions head to AFCON with a confidence-boosting victory.

The win is not just a confidence-boasting win for the defending champions but a strong message to rivals such as Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal who are eyeing their title.

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Host nation Cameroun will kick start the tournament this Sunday with a clash against Burkina Faso.

Nigeria will be in action against Egypt on Tuesday.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Sportlineng.com. Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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