The quarter-final calendar for CAN-2019 is now complete. On the agenda, in particular, a Côte d'Ivoire – Algeria full of promise. And all matches will, of course, to follow live on France 24.
In the aftermath of the surprising round of 16 which ended the hopes of coronation of several continental cadors – Morocco and Egypt, in particular – the time has come to advance to the quarter-finals of CAN-2019.
Posters that flourish the best of African football, including a boiling Ivory Coast – Algeria, which will confirm or not the status of favorites so far impressive Greens. But beware of surprises, facing Elephants who, failing to convince, have to make the round back against the Eagles of Mali and strike at the most opportune moment to join the quarters.
On the side of the "small squeaks" of the competition, the heavy to come also, with neither more nor less than Senegal for squirrels Beninois who dream to prolong their improbable epic. But against the men of Michel Dussuyer stands a new ogre … The Lions of Teranga are simply the first African nation ranked Fifa.
Madagascar will also have much to do, since the Barea will be opposed to Tunisia who, although still not really found his pace in this African Cup, has made efforts to get out Ghana on penalties.
Finally, English-speaking Africa will also be entitled to its poster, with Nigeria – South Africa feeling the powder. Two selections that were full of confidence on their last outing. The first took out the defending champion of Cameroon and the second was the scalp of Egypt host country and tournament favorite.
• The complete program of the quarterfinals
Wednesday, July 10
Senegal – Benin at 6 pm in Cairo
Nigeria – South Africa at 9 pm in Cairo
Thursday, July 11th
Ivory Coast – Algeria, at 6 pm in Suez
Madagascar – Tunisia, at 9 pm in Cairo
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