2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
What went wrong for Algeria at AFCON? (1:35)
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Holders Algeria held to shock draw in opener

Holders Algeria were held to a surprise goalless draw by Sierra Leone as they made a surprise start to the defence of their Africa Cup of Nations.

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AFCON hit by surge of pre-tournament COVID-19 cases

Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Algeria, and Morocco have all seen their AFCON squads hit by positive COVID-19 cases, with just over a week to go.

Riyad Mahrez buries a gem of a free kick in World Cup qualifying (0:34)
Mahrez sends one to Slimani to put Algeria on top (0:23)

RankingsAfrica Cup of Nations

Goal Difference-3Tied-19th
Goals Scored1Tied-21st
Goals Conceded4Tied-13th