Africa Cup of Worldwide locations: Uganda 0-1 Senegal

Africa Cup of Worldwide locations: Uganda 0-1 Senegal
Sadio Mane is playing at his second Africa Cup of Worldwide locations tournament after missing the 2015 edition through damage

Sadio Mane scored the winner earlier than missing but every other penalty as Senegal beat Uganda in Cairo to realize the Africa Cup of Worldwide locations quarter-finals.

Liverpool’s Mane produced a clinical low construct then gained a penalty after being fouled by keeper Denis Onyango, who had already been booked.

Mane, who had ignored from the put within the old sport against Kenya, used to be denied after the referee opted against sending the keeper off.

Allan Kateregga went shut for Uganda.

Senegal, who’re searching for out a first Africa Cup of Worldwide locations triumph, will meet Benin, shock winners over Morocco, within the final eight in Cairo on 10 July.

No subject his penalty miss, Mane is main scorer on the tournament after scoring his 1/three aim, two of which have intention from the put.

Mane has ignored two penalties in two games on the Africa Cup of Worldwide locations in Egypt

Uganda’s construct-up to the tie used to be disrupted by a pay dispute which saw avid gamers boycott coaching on Tuesday.

Emmanuel Okwi and replace Kateregga, from a dreary free-kick, both compelled saves from Alfred Gomis nonetheless Senegal’s expertise saw them through.


BBC Afrique’s Pierre-Antoine Denis

Sadio Mane’s aim within the hole minutes of the game concluded a really moral originate for Senegal. We saw extra evidence of the rate and dynamism of their attacking, and it would possibly probably well be the distinguished element in main them to the title.

There used to be also an sparkling efficiency by Idrissa Gueye – the Everton participant controlled the midfield on his beget, dictating the tempo of his crew.

Uganda made too many mistakes, exhibiting too little of the technical ability they hang. As effectively as, they’ve made a long way too many defensive errors for this stage of competition, one main to a aim and the opposite to Mane’s failed penalty.

They’re out, nonetheless they’ve made their nation proud, producing some impressive performances and revealing some very proficient avid gamers.