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#AFCON2021: Burkina Faso Became The First Nation To Booked Themselves Into The Quarter-final See.

Following the impressive performance in the Group Stage, Burkina Faso welcomed Gabon in the last 16 of the African Cup Of Nation at Limbe Stadium this Evening. Meanwhile Burkina Faso started their match on 4-2-3-1 formation while Gabon started their match on 3-4-1-2 formation. However it took only 7 minutes for Jim Allevinah to Received a Yellow Card following a degerous tackle. On the other hand just minutes after Adam Guira also Received a Yellow Card for Burkina Faso. Just in the 28 minutes Burkina Faso took the lead through Bertrand Traore. And it was 1Neil during the half time.

In the second half Both teams came back very stronger. Meanwhile in the 67 minutes things went bad to worse for Gabon as there were Reduced to 10 Man. However both sides made few changes bringing in fresh legs in the field.

Just in the Referee optional time Gabon got the equalizer through Adam Guira. And the match went into the extra time. There was no goals in the extra time and the match went into the Penalty shot-out. However Burkina Faso won 7-6 in the Penalty shot out. Meanwhile on the other hand they became the first Nation to booked Themselves into the last Eight of the Competition.

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Written by Ishmael.

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