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AFCON2023: Ivory Coast beats Congo by 1 goal to nil to qualify for the Finals

AFCON2023: Ivory Coast beats Congo by 1 goal to nil to qualify for the Finals

In an intense and nail-biting encounter, the Ivory Coast national football team secured a thrilling victory over Congo by a single goal to secure their place in the finals of AFCON 2023

The match showcased the extraordinary skills of both teams, with both sides displaying admirable resilience and tenacity throughout. However, it was the Ivory Coast’s determination and clinical finishing that ultimately proved the difference. 

Despite Congo’s valiant efforts to level the playing field, the Ivory Coast’s solid defense held firm, denying their opponents any real scoring opportunities. 

The winning goal came in the second half from prolific Striker Haller, with an expertly executed counter-attack that left the Congolese defense scrambling. 

This historic victory for the Ivory Coast not only highlights their strength and progress as a team but also sets the stage for a thrilling final showdown in AFCON 2023.

Ivory Coast will battle with Nigeria in the AFCON 2023 Finals while South Africa tackles Congo in the third Position.