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Sports News of Sunday, 9 January 2022

Source: sportingtribune.com

Cameroon beat Burkina Faso in AFCON opener

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The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon defeated their Group A opponent, Burkina Faso in the opening match of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to start the campaign on a high note with a win.

Burkina Faso star Gustavo Sangare opened the scoring for his side in the 24th minute before Cameroon fought back to win 2-1 in their quest for the title at Olembe Stadium, Yaoundé.

Vincent Aboubakar scored a double through spot-kick before half time to give his side the maximum point.

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