Vincent Aboubakar penalties give Cameroon 2-1 victory against Burkina Faso
The Africa Cup of Nations hosts Cameroon came from behind to defeat Burkina Faso 2-1 in the first game of the tournament.
Two Vincent Aboubakar penalties gave them the lead in the first half after the hosts went behind when they failed to clear a corner giving Gustavo Sangare a chance to score Burkina Faso's goal in the 24th minute.
Cameroon will next play on Thursday against Ethiopia, with Burkina Faso to face Cape Verde on the same day.
In a statement on Monday, CSA said that due to the rising COVID cases abroad and the fourth wave of infections in South Africa, a joint decision was taken to protect players and the tour from any coronavirus breaches.Read More