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[ Africa] Tunisia Held By Angola As Mali Whipped Mauritania

Angola forced Tunisia to 1-1 draw as Mali demolished Mauritania.

Angola forced Tunisia to a draw in the first group game of group E after conceding a penalty in the 35th minutes as Yusuf Msakni converted the penalty for the Cartage Eagles.

Angola level back in the second half as Djalma capitalise on the Tunisia goalkeeper error to level back as both teams shared the spoils.

Mali celebrating one of their goal

Mali demolished Mauritania 4-1 in the second group E of game to record the highest win of the tournament so far.

The Malian side were in front Diabby put Mali in front in the 37th minutes before Marega double the lead in the 45th minutes.

Mali secured their victory in the second half with two great goals as the Mauritania converted a penalty to make it 4-1 with the Malian side topping the group E table after match day one.

Tunisia celebrating their goal

The penalty scored by Mauritania is an historic goal as it is the first ever AFCON goal by Mauritania.

Mauritania will be up against Angola who hold Tunisia on Friday while Tunisia and Mali battle it for a place in the round of 16.

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