Burkina Faso News and Features
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Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Egypt and Ghana – the AFCON final four – were among the teams to enjoy a boost in the latest FIFA rankings.
Burkina Faso beat Ghana 1-0 to seal third place at the Africa Cup of Nations, Alain Traore making the difference late on.
Avraham Grant Burkina Faso and Ghana were devastated by AFCON semi-final defeats, but have the chance to finish on a high in the third-place play-off.
Essam Al Hadari Hector Cuper believes Egypt were fortunate to book a spot in Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations decider.
Essam Al Hadari Despite being on the back foot for much of the semi-final, Egypt progressed after a dramatic penalty shootout against Burkina Faso.
Essam Al Hadari Burkina Faso and Egypt are both yet to taste defeat in this year's AFCON as they prepare to meet with a place in the final at stake.
Paulo Rebelo Duarte Burkina Faso defeated Tunisia 2-0 to reach the AFCON semi-finals and both head coaches felt it was a fair result.
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