Ivory Coast takes on Algeria at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, quarterfinals tier on Thursday, July 11. Meanwhile, Algeria thrashed Guinea with 3-0 at the Round of 16. Ivory Coast attained the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Monday since Wilfried Zaha gave them a 1-0 triumph over Mali. The Crystal Palace winger, a documented move goal for Arsenal, struck by 14 minutes of regulation time staying after his side had survived a few heavy pressure throughout the first half.
Two-time champions Ivory Coast will fulfill Algeria in the past eight when they dispatched Guinea 3-0 at Cairo on Sunday. Hamari Traore blasted over after being backheeled to a great place by Moussa Marega since Mali began the stronger of those teams.
Date: Thursday, 11 July
Time: 12 PM ET
Abdoulaye Diaby’s free-kick looped goalwards and needed to be tipped over by Sylvain Gbohouo, while Marega two came near before the rest as Ivory Coast fought to receive a foothold. They improved after the break, however, and ought to have taken the direct 67 moments in when Jonathan Kodjia could just discover the side-netting following goalkeeper Djigui Diarra had slipped.
Zaha made no such error nine minutes after, however, directing a conclusion past Diarra later Kodjia glanced to a long kick up the area and Mali’s defense were abandoned in disarray. Mali, that has failed to win any of the five encounters with Ivory Coast, pushed to get a late leveler however Gbohouo made a nice stoppage-time save to keep out a fierce attack from Kalifa Coulibaly.
Goalkeepers: Sylvain Gbohouo, Badra Ali Sangare, Tape Ira Eliezer
Defenders: Serge Aurier, Wilfried Kanon, Cheick Camara, Mamadou Bagayoko, Ismael Traore, Souleyman Doumbia, Wonlo Coulibaly
Midfielders: Max Gradel, Serey Die, Franck Kessie, Jean Michael Seri, Victorien Angban, Ibrahim Sangare, Jean-Philippe Gbamin
Forwards: Wilfried Bony, Jonathan Kodjia, Roger Assale, Nicolas Pepe, Maxwell Cornet, Wilfried Zaha
Goalkeepers: Rais M’Bolhi, Azzedine Doukha, Alexandre Oukidja
Defenders: Aissa Mandi, Rafik Halliche, Ramy Bensebaini, Mehdi Zeffane, Youcef Atal, Mehdi Tahrat, Mohamed Fares, Djamel Benlamri
Midfielders: Sofiane Feghouli, Adlene Guedioura, Ismael Bennacer, Mehdi Abeid, Hicham Boudaoui, Haris Belkebla
Forwards: Islam Slimani, Yacine Brahimi, Riyad Mahrez, Baghdad Bounedjah, Youcef Belaili, Adam Ounas