AFCON 2019: Algeria wins title after 29 years
As AFCON 2019 comes to a close, the Desert Foxes of Algeria have won the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 victory over Senegal. The final match which was played Friday night in Egypt, the host country for the tournament saw the Desert Foxes emerged Champion of Africa after the 90-minute play.
Algeria’s Baghdad Bounedjah scored a freak goal in the third-minute when his shot took a huge deflection off a Senegalese player and looped in for Algeria.
The record has it that it is Algeria’s second time of winning the AFCON title after 29 years spell.