Defensive woes and profligate finishing hurt Algeria in their loss vs. Tunisia and the outlook is bleak for the Fennec Foxes, writes Nick Ames.
Senegal sailed into the quarterfinals of the African Nations Cup as Group B winners with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Zimbabwe on Thursday.
Senegal sailed into the quarterfinals of the African Nations Cup with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Zimbabwe.
Tunisia gave themselves an African Nations Cup lifeline and put northern neighbours Algeria on the brink of elimination with a 2-1 win in Franceville.
Baba, on loan at Schalke this season, was substituted after 39 minutes of African Nations Cup match.
Adebayor, who has been without a club since leaving Crystal Palace at the end of last season, is captaining his country at the tournament in Gabon.