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Egypt Leaves Africa Cup after Defeat by South Africa

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Sat, 06 Jul 2019 21:30 GMT

Egyptian National team knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nation on Saturday, July 6th, after a last-minute defeat by South Africa 1-0, to follow Morocco in the second stage of the competition, reported Reuters.

South Africa lost two of their three group games, however, the squad managed to improve its performance and defeat the Egyptian national team which in its country the competition is being held.

The South African player Thembinkosi Lorch snatched a surprising goal after a sweeping counter-attack to take his team into the quarter-final of the competition.

The Bafana Bafana will meet Nigeria who knocked out Cameroon earlier on Saturday by a 3-2 win.

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