African Games 2019 – Football: Burkina Faso wins the gold medal

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The 2019 All Africa Games had their apotheosis this Friday in all disciplines. The football final pitted Burkina Faso against Nigeria. On arrival, the young stallions were the most biting and won the gold medal.

It is on the score of 2 goals to 0 that Burkina-Faso is crowned winner of the 2019 African Games. The biggest of the work was done in the first period. On goals from Cheick Djibril Ouattara (24th) and Ismahila Ouedraogo (31st), the Junior Stallions crucify their Nigerian counterparts.

After suffering a defeat in the final at the last edition, Burkina Faso takes revenge. He eliminates his 2015 executioner in the semifinals and wins the gold. The captain of the Junior Stallions Cheick Djibril Ouattara finishes top scorer of the competition with 5 achievements.

As a reminder, the bronze medal was won by Senegal in front of Mali in the penalty shoot-out (4-3). Failing to retain the title, the Lioneux leave with the bronze.



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