Mali News and Features
Denis Onyango Mali still have a chance of reaching the AFCON quarter-finals as they seek to find their shooting boots against similarly shot-shy Uganda.
Asamoah Gyan Ghana beat Mali 1-0 courtesy of Asamoah Gyan's first-half header to qualify for the quarter-finals of AFCON 2017.
André Ayew Pelé The loss of Baba Rahman has given Ghana coach Avram Grant some thinking to do ahead of the match with Mali.
Neither side could find a way through as Mali and Egypt drew a blank in Group D and Essam El-Hadary sealed a place in AFCON history.
Injury to Ahmed El-Shenawy meant Egypt's 44-year-old goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary became the oldest player in AFCON history versus Mali.
Mohamed Salah Mohamed Salah will be key to Egypt's hopes as they look to make it four Africa Cup of Nations titles in as many appearances at the event.
Salomon Kalou Ivory Coast are being tipped to pick up a second straight AFCON title, but Senegal and Ghana are hoping to knock them off their perch.
Africa Cup of Nations Continental glory is the dream for every player in Gabon, but several of them will also be hoping to impress potential admirers at club level
Herve Renard is ready for a challenge when Morocco bid to advance from their group at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
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