Ghana endured the shock of the tournament in Tuesday’s fixtures. Tuesday saw a number of teams confirmed to progress through to the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations. Liverpool will be without Sadio Mane and Naby Keita for at least another week, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Gabon and Morocco also progressed.
Attacker will head back to Bedfordshire following Warriors exit Town attacker Admiral Muskwe had a hand in Zimbawe's second goal but the Warriors exited the Africa Cup of Nations despite beating Guinea 2-1 in Cameroon this afternoon. Already out of the competition after losing their first two games, Zimbabwe were ahead on 26 minutes when Guinea couldn't clear a corner and Never Tigere's cross was headed home by the unmarked Knowledge Musona.
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita again caught the eye at AFCON Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita has maintained his impressive start to the Africa Cup of Nations. The 26-year-old was named Man of the Match in Guinea's opening two group stage matches against Malawi and Senegal and scored a stunning goal against Zimbabwe on Tuesday.
Chelsea and Liverpool to be without Edouard Mendy and Sadio Mane longer as Senegal scrape into Afcon knockout stages
PREM stars Edouard Mendy and Sadio Mane extended their stay at the Africa Cup of Nations. Chelsea and Liverpool will be without two of their key players for a while longer as Senegal booked a spot in the knockout rounds. The duo both played the full 90 minutes as Senegal were held to a 0-0 draw by Malawi on Tuesday.
Naby Keita's wondergoal for Guinea could not prevent them from losing their final Africa Cup of Nations group game, but the Liverpool midfielder's nation have sneaked through to the last-16 Naby Keita scored a wondergoal for Guinea as they made it through to the Africa Cup of Nations knockout stages, despite losing their final group game.
Harvey Elliott has not featured for Liverpool since suffering a serious ankle injury at Leeds in September In a perverse sort of way, Harvey Elliott was somewhat lucky when he suffered a dislocated ankle. Fortunate, at least, in the sense that the horrendous injury came so early in his fledgling career as a Premier League footballer.
Watch Liverpool star Naby Keita score solo wondergoal from outside box during Afcon clash between Guinea and Zimbabwe
LIVERPOOL star Naby Keita scored a brilliant solo wondergoal from outside the box during Guinea’s Afcon defeat to Zimbabwe. The midfield ace struck in the 48th minute with his side 2-0 down in Tuesday’s Group B clash. Take a bow, Naby Keita! 😱
Guinea reached the last 16 at the Africa Cup of Nations despite losing their final Group B match 2-1 against already-eliminated Zimbabwe. Knowledge Musona's downward header and Kudakwashe Mahachi's low strike put the Warriors two up at half-time. Guinea captain Naby Keita replied with a stunning goal in Yaounde, in a match which saw referee Salima Mukansanga make history.
Match report and free highlights as already-eliminated Zimbabwe upset Guinea at Africa Cup of Nations despite screamer from Naby Keita; Guinea finish second based on their head-to-head result with Malawi Already-eliminated Zimbabwe upset Guinea with a 2-1 win at the Africa Cup of Nations finals in Yaounde on Tuesday, although Guinea will still advance to the last 16 as runners-up in Group B.
Zemura made his first start of the tournament but Zimbabwe were already the first team to be eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations, despite a 2-1 win over Guinea Zimbabwe's Africa Cup of Nations hopes are over, despite their 2-1 win over Guinea on Tuesday afternoon.
Patrick Vieira's side host Liverpool at Selhurst Park on Sunday afternoon in the Premier League Crystal Palace return to Selhurst Park on Sunday to take on title-chasing Liverpool in the Premier League. The Eagles have been on the road for their last two matches against rivals Millwall and Brighton but will return to south London on Sunday for the first time since their 3-2 loss to West Ham on New Year's Day.
Liverpool fans put up a surprising twist in this week’s King of the Kop Fabinho, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Takumi Minamino proved Liverpool still have a cutting edge as their goals lifted Jurgen Klopp’s side to a 3-0 win over Brentford. Yet the satisfaction of leapfrogging Chelsea for second place could not distract Liverpool fans from remembering the players out in Cameroon.
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Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Naby Keita are currently away at the Africa Cup of Nations but could return for Liverpool this weekend Liverpool will move closer to finding out how long they’ll be without Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Naby Keita this week as the Africa Cup of Nations group stages come to an end.
Glen Johnson has urged Liverpool to strengthen in midfield this January and believes replacing Naby Keita with Yves Bissouma would be ‘good business’ for his former club. Keita completed a move from RB Leipzig to Liverpool with big expectations on his shoulders back in 2018, but the midfielder has struggled to live up to his hefty £48million price tag across an underwhelming two-and-a-half year spell at Anfield.