CHAN 2018: Angola frustrated by Burkina Faso

Date: 16th-january-2018 Time:  9:19:09 pm

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Angola and Burkina Faso both had to settle for a point as the opening Group D campaign at the African Nations Championship (CHAN) ended goalless.

Burkinabe forward Youssouf Kabore wasted a golden opportunity nine minutes from time as he beat the goalkeeper but could not force home.

Angola enjoyed plenty of possession but also missed a good opening, as Paty headed over in the first half.

Later on Tuesday, coach Rigobert Song leads Cameroon against Congo in Agadir.

It will be a special moment for Song as he guides his side at the championships, having recovered from a near-fatal brain aneurysm in October 2016.

The African Nations Championship is a tournament for players based in their own domestic leagues.

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