Phakaaathi Reporter
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15 Jan 2017
9:03 pm

Blow by blow: Tunisia vs Senegal

Phakaaathi Reporter

Tunisia face Senegal in the second group B match of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations match in Gabon.

Sadio Mane of Senegal challenged by Thulani Serero of South Africa during 2018 World Cup Qualifiers match between South Africa and Senegal at Peter Mokab Stadium, November on the 12 November 2016 © Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

– full time: Tunisia 0-2 Senegal

– 90′ 4 minutes of added time will be played

– 84′ Senegal holding on to their lead as Tunisia struggles to break their defensive wall

– 76′  Diallo denies Tunisia a goal once more, brilliant save from him

– 67′ Kara almost nearly scores an own goal as his clearance hits the goal post

– 63′ Keita strikes the goal post

– 59′ Tunisia attacking in numbers to find their first goal of the tournament

– 56′  Mathlouthi spills the ball but recovers quickly to keep the ball out

– 53′ Kara puts the ball wide at goal with a header

– 48′ corner to Tunisia

– 46′ Tunisia win a free kick outside the penalty box

– second half is underway

– half time: Tunisia 0-2 Senegal

– 45′ 1 minutes of added time will be played

– 41′ corner kick to Tunisia as Senegal clears the ball

– 37′ referee’s call is in favour of Tunisia

– 30′ Kara scores to extend Senegal’s lead. Tunisia 0-2 Senegal

– 25′ Mane fails to pick out a teammate in the box

– 21′ goal kick to Tunisia as Keita fails to keep the ball in play

– 15′ Akaichi puts his third chance of the game wide at goal

– 9′ Mane give Senegal the lead from the penalty spot. Tunisia 0-1 Senegal

– 8′ Senegal win a penalty, Mane steps up to take it

– 7′ first shot at goal from Senegal

– kickoff! The game is underway

Staring XI

Tunisia: Mathlouthi, Ben Youssef, Abdennour, Maaloul, Naguez, Lahmar, Sassi, Azouni, Sliti, Msakni, Akaichi

Senegal: Diallo, Kara, K, Kalidou, M’Bengue, L. Gassama. Gana, C.Kouyate, P.A Ndiaye, Mame, Mane, Keita