Defending Champion Algeria Get Knocked out of AFCON
Defending Champion of the African Cup of Nations ( AFCON ), Algeria have been knocked out from the competitors following a defeat to Ivory Coast.
Algeria drew their opening recreation towards Sierra Leone. The North Africans have been left surprised of their second recreation towards Equatorial Guinea.
Algeria wanted a win of their final recreation towards Ivory Coast however that dream didn’t see the sunshine of day as they have been crushed by 3-1 by the Elephants. The defending champions have been two objectives behind at halftime. A objective from Nicolas Pepe within the second half put an finish to the .contest.
Mahrez missed a penalty to compound the woes of Algeria. Sofiane Bendebka scored a comfort objective but it surely was a bit of too late