Tunisia and DR Congo both qualified for the quarterfinals of the African Nations Cup following a 1-1 draw in their final Group B match on Monday.
Ahmed Akaichi headed Tunisia into the lead in the 31st minute from close range to put his side on the brink of qualification before Jeremy Bokila equalised in the 65th minute.
The goalless draw between Cape Verde and Zambia meant both Tunisia and DR Congo both progressed, with DR Congo edging through on number of goals scored.
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Cape Verde and the Democratic Republic of Congo each picked up their second draw of the African Nations Cup after sharing a 0-0 stalemate in Ebebiyin.
In a game full of attacking endeavour but lacking in quality in the final third, Cape Verde should really have snatched the win in the closing stages but were denied by some brave goalkeeping by veteran Robert Kidiaba.
First, Kidiaba pushed out a header from Odair Fortes before superbly blocking Admilson Gege from the follow-up, then the 38-year-old...
Yannick Bolasie earned the Democratic Republic of Congo a point in their African Nations Cup opener against Zambia.
Zambia were ahead just 62 seconds in through Given Singuluma but Crystal Palace forward Bolasie fired home the equaliser midway through the second half.
The two teams therefore started with a point apiece in a Group B table that also includes Tunisia and Cape Verde.
The early opener came when Rainford Kalaba's cross from the left, aimed at Ronald Kampamba, was only parried to the edge...