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AFCON Final: Cameroon Beat Egypt 2-1 to Win African Cup of Nations

Cameroonians celebrating the victory

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Cameroon was won the African Cup of Nations for the 5th time in history after seeing off favourite, Egypt in a heated encounter. 

Cameroon came from behind to beat Egypt 2-1 and seal a fifth Africa Cup of Nations in a thrilling, edgy final. Substitute Vincent Aboubakar swept in the winner two minutes from time, flicking the ball over defender Ali Gabr and thumping it home.

It has been an exciting and entertaining games after games and it has come to an end today as Pharaohs of Egypt take on Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in the AFCON Finals.

To most Nigerians, African Cup of Nation doesn't exist as Super Eagles of Nigeria failed to make it to the AFCON tournament.

Egypt led Cameroon with a lone goal in the first half, thanks to a tight angled shot by Mohamed Elneny but Cameroon over turned it in the second half to beat

Egypt 2-1, thanks to Nicolas N'Koulou's goal in the 59th minutes and the dying minute goal by Vincent Aboubakar.

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