AFCON 2019: Ghana get Tunisia in R. of 16

Jordan Ayew scored his second goal for Ghana against Guinea-Bissau[/caption] The Black Stars will play Tunisia’s Carthage Eagles in the maiden Round of 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations. A 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau in their final Group F game ensured that the Stars play the runners-up of Group E. Tunisia picked the runners-up position in their group after drawing all their group games. They were second to Mali, who are yet to lose in the tournament. [caption id="attachment_128448" align="alignnone" width="651"] Tunisia drew their last group game against Mauritania[/caption] Ghana and Tunisia, with six titles between them, will face off on Monday at the Ismailia Stadium, where the four-time champions drew their two opening games. That match will be the final last 16 game for the tournament. The two sides last met at the quarter-final stage of the 2012 Cup of Nations hosted by Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. A Dede Ayew goal, while playing as captain in extra-time, gave the Black Stars a 2-1 win over the Eagles. Source:|Ghana]]>

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