Africa Cup of Nations host 2021, Cameroon defeated Burkina Faso to win the opening match of the tournament that happened at Olembe stadium Yaounde on Sunday, 9, January 2022. Cameroon, the number 33rd in the African Cup of Nations won Burkina Faso on penalties, 2-1.
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Midfielder Zambo Anguissa was faulted on the first mistake the second mistake was heaped on Nuhu Ntolo, the striker and captain Aboubakar scored penalties for 40′ and 45′ for the first half. Loved assistant coach Firmin Sanou took at the prior match press conference, the Stallions gave Cameroon hard times for first half, opened score for 24 ‘through Gustavo Sangare. Sangare went into history as a player that scored first Afcon 2021 goal.
After lacklustre first half for Cameroon, they pressed the Stallions only for squander but lost their chances. Aboubakar wasted two opportunities that would have increased the Cameroonian tally. Even Antonio Conceicao substitution with strikers, Njie Clinton and Choupo Moting never helped the team to score a normal goal. Even if Cameroon wasn’t happy with the kana goals, the Lions have packed three points in Group A.