Phakaaathi Reporter
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23 Jan 2017
8:56 pm

Blow by blow: Zimbabwe vs Tunisia

Phakaaathi Reporter

Zimbabwe face Tunisia in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

Knowledge Musona of Zimbabwe. ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

full time: Zimbabwe 2-4 Tunisia

– 90′ 3 minutes of added time will be played

– 88′ offside call goes against Ndoro

– 84′ throw in for Zimbabwe, Khalifa is booked for time wasting

– 77′ Khafifa comes on for Msakni of Tunisia

– 70′ throw in for Tunisia

– 68′ Billiat puts the ball over the goal posts

– 66′ throw in for Zimbabwe as they push forward to salvage something from this game

– 63′ free kick to Zimbabwe, Jeridi collects

– 61′ Nhamoinesu gives away another free kick outside the penalty box

– 58′ Jeridi receives medical treatment

– 57′ Ndoro with the second goal for the Warriors. Zimbabwe 2-4 Tunisia

– 56′ Khenissi receives medical treatment

– 52′ Musona’s shot from range hits the roof of the net

– 51′ goal kick to Tunisia

– 47′ Ben Amor is fouled in the middle of the field

– second half is underway

– half time: Zimbabwe 1-4 Tunisia

– 45′ 2 minutes of added time will be played. Zimbabwe 1-4 Tunisia

– 43′ Khazri gets a goal from the penalty spot. Zimbabwe 1-4 Tunisia

– 42′ Tunisia win a penalty

– 41′ Musona pulls one back. Fine finish from Musona. Zimbabwe 1-3 Tinisia

– 34′ Khenissi with the third goal. Zimbabwe 0-3 Tinisia

– 33′ Billiat is fouled in the middle of the field

– 30′ free kick to Tunisia outside the penalty box

– 28′ Musona’s shot curls away from goal

– 20′ Msakni extend Tunisia’s lead. Zimbabwe 0-2 Tinisia

– 16′ corner kick to Tunisia, ball hits the side netting

– 11′ second free kick to Tunisia as they put Zimbabwe under pressure

– 9′ Tunisia scores. Sliti’s shot at goal takes a deflection and find its way past Mkuruva. Zimbabwe 0-1 Tinisia

– 8′ Khazri’s free kick shot is punched away by Mkuruva

– 7′ throw in for Tunisia

– 3′ Khazri is offside, goal kick to Zimbabwe

– 2′ excellent tackle from Bhasera to deny Khenissi a chance to shot

– kickoff the game is underway!

Starting XI

Zimbabwe: Mkuruva, Nhamoinesu, Zvirekwi, Muroiwa, Bhasera, Phiri, Katsande, Nakamba, Billiat, Mushekwi, Musona

Tunisia: Jeridi, Ben Youssef, Abdennour, Maaloul, Naguez, Khazri, Sassi, Ben Amor, Sliti, Msakni, Khenissi