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Algeria win to advance at Senegal's expense
Algeria secured their spot in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday thanks to a 2-0 win against Senegal in their last Group C game in Malabo. On a dramatic evening, Riyad Mahrez set Algeria on their way with the opening goal inside 11 minutes, and for a long time it looked as if both sides would be heading through to the last eight. Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Nabil ...(1/27/2015 3:51:45 PM)
Algeria and Ghana advance to quarterfinals at African Cup
Algeria secured its passage to the African Cup quarterfinals alongside Ghana on Tuesday after rekindling some of the attacking flair that took it to the second round of last year's World Cup. The top-ranked team in Africa at No. 18 scored early and late in a 2-0 victory over Senegal at Malabo Stadium. Ghana, which was closer to elimination than advancement with less than 20 minutes to go, scored ...(1/27/2015 5:14:58 PM)
Ghana, Algeria advance to Nations Cup quarter-finals
* Ghana stage late comeback to beat South Africa 2-1 * Algeria win 2-0 to qualify and eliminate Senegal * Ghana, Algeria await Group D opponents in last eight By Mark Gleeson MONGOMO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Ghana produced a storming comeback and Algeria ratified their top ranking as both advanced to the African Nations Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday with victories in their last ...(1/27/2015 4:21:43 PM)
Senegal 0-2 Algeria
Algeria book their place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals as Group C runners-up after beating Senegal.(1/27/2015 7:14:49 AM)
Soccer-Algeria eliminate Senegal to reach quarter-finals
(Adds details) By Eddie Dove MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Algeria clinched a place in the last eight at the African Nations Cup with a 2-0 win over Senegal that eliminated their opponents in their Group C clash on Tuesday. A superb late Nabil Bentaleb strike wrapped up the victory after an early Riyad Mahrez goal set the Algerians on their way, leaving Senegal, who needed a draw ...(1/27/2015 3:31:10 PM)
Ghana and Algeria keep title dream alive
A late diving header by Andre Ayew took Ghana through to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday alongside favourites Algeria in a dramatic denouement to Group C. Ghana came from behind to beat South Africa 2-1 in Mongomo to secure their berth in the quarter-finals as winners of the group, having looked set to finish bottom with barely 20 minutes to play.(1/27/2015 6:06:30 PM)
Algeria walks economic tightrope as oil falls
By Patrick Markey and Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - For months, Algerian officials repeated their mantra that large foreign exchange reserves would shield the country from collapsing oil prices. Last week, Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal took to state television to announce what most already knew - that crisis was at the door. With crude prices having more than halved since June ...(1/26/2015 11:22:07 AM)
Algeria beats Senegal 2-0 to make African Cup quarterfinals
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea (AP) -- Algeria scored early and late Tuesday to advance to the quarterfinals of the African Cup of Nations with a 2-0 victory over Senegal.(1/27/2015 3:05:25 PM)
Algeria, Ghana to clash in Afcon quarterfinal
Malabo, Jan 28 (IANS) Algeria and Ghana will clash in the quarterfinals of the on going Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon). Algeria, who are the best ranked African team by the latest FIFA rankings, beat Senegal 2-0 at the Malabo Stadium Tuesday to finish top of Group D, reported Xinhua. After a defensive mix-up in the 11th minute, Riyad Mahrez beautifully finished off a long cross to give Algeria ...(1/27/2015 10:40:34 PM)
Algeria and Niger to 'pool' resources against jihadists
Algeria and Niger are set to "pool" their resources to tackle the rising threat posed by jihadist groups in the Sahel region, Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou said on Monday. "We have agreed to mobilise and pool our operational capabilities and intelligence to deal with terrorist threats and criminal organisations," Issoufou said in Algiers after a meeting with Algerian counterpart ...(1/26/2015 4:34:35 PM)
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