20:05 – Match summary: Egypt qualified at the end of the thrill
The shock of the Round of 16 of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations between Côte d’Ivoire and Egypt kept their promises in terms of suspense, despite the uneven level of play during the 120 minutes played under great heat in Douala, in Cameroon. In the first period, each team had the opportunity to take the lead, whether it was Marmoush (17) and Salah (21) for the Egyptian side or Sangarh (38) and Haller (45 + 1) for the Elephants. In the second period, despite the Egyptian domination, the Ivorians were the most dangerous but each time (70 and 84), the Egyptian goalkeeper El-Shenawy proved to be an imperial … before he was injured and replaced. Japsky. In overtime, neither team manages to make a difference, in difficulty on a physical level. Everything was decided during the penalty shootout and in this exercise, Egypt was the strongest, Eric Bailly was the only one to beat the Ivorian side (0-0, 5 pens against 4 in favor of Egypt). The Pharaohs will now have to recover before facing Morocco in the quarter-finals of the 2022 African Cup of Nations on Sunday.
19:57 – Billy cracked, not Salah
After 120 uneven minutes, qualification for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals was decided during a grueling penalty shootout between Côte d’Ivoire and Egypt. Manchester United’s Ivorian defender Eric Bailly is the only one of the ten players who failed to change his attempt. The last player to start, Pharaohs star Mohamed Salah, didn’t crack as he sent his country to the next round by taking Sanjari with the wrong foot.
19:52 – Egypt qualified for the quarter-finals
After this tough fight against Cote d’Ivoire, Egypt has now qualified for the African Cup of Nations quarter-finals. Mohamed Salah’s teammates will face another favorite for the final victory, Morocco, on Sunday at 5pm.
19:46 – Salah qualifies Egypt for the quarter-finals!
Mohamed Salah does not shiver and turns the last shot on goal! Egypt beat Ivory Coast and qualified for the 2022 African Cup of Nations quarter-finals after penalty kicks (0-0, 5 tabs to 4).
19:45 – Zaha saves Ivory Coast (4-4)
Wilfried Zaha allows Côte d’Ivoire to believe in it by drawing 4-4. But Egypt can qualify from the last shot on goal, which will be shot by Mohamed Salah…
19:44 – 4-3 for Egypt!
Egyptian central defender Abdel Moneim did not shiver and stiffen Sangary with this penultimate shot on goal. 4-3 to Egypt, with more than one shooter on each side.
19:43 – Trumpet equals (3-3)
Maxwell Cornet allows Côte d’Ivoire to draw in this session, but Côte d’Ivoire goalkeeper Sangare has to make a breakthrough to save the elephants…
19:42 – Kamal gives Egypt the lead (2-3)
The Egyptian right side Kamal does not shiver when giving preference to Egypt! 3-2 for the Pharaohs who advanced by only two throws per team.
7:41 p.m. – Billy is the first to miss (2-2)!
The first time was lost in this penalty shootout with Eric Bailly! Japaski diverts the shot from the Ivorian defender and the ball hits the crossbar.
19:40 – Soliya without a problem (2-2)
Côte d’Ivoire goalkeeper Sangare starts a bit early and allows El Solia to pick the opposite side to equalize 2-2 in favor of Egypt in this tournament!
7:40 p.m. – Sangari scores a turn (2-1)
Former TFC player Ibrahim Sangari also takes Egypt goalkeeper Gabasky on the wrong foot and restores the supremacy to the Ivorians, who are leading 2-1.
19:39 – Zizou draw (1-1)
Zizou Al-Masry entered the match and neither of them made a mistake, and tied the Pharaohs with a goal in the upper corner. 1-1!
19:38 – Grandfather is not shaken! (1-0)
Ivorian striker Nicolas Pepe is the first to score in this session and takes Gabasky perfectly on the wrong foot! 1-0 to Ivory Coast.
19:37 – It’s time for the penalty shootout
Let’s start the penalty shootout between Côte d’Ivoire and Egypt! The Ivorians are the ones to start this session, with Pépé as the first to shoot.
7:30 PM – Overtime is over!
It is the end of the extension between Côte d’Ivoire and Egypt! Qualification for the quarter-finals will now be decided during a penalty shootout…