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AFCON U-20 – Best XI of the tournament!

Following three weeks of all action football in the TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2023, the CAF Technical Study Group (TSG) has named the best starting line-up of the tournament. New champions Senegal as expected dominate the team with four players while first-time finalists The Gambia have two …

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Senegal U20 star Pape Diop scoops UMBRO Golden Boot award!

Senegal midfielder Pape Demba Diop has won the UMBRO Golden Boot award of the TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2023. The 19-year-old scored five goals in the tournament which earned him the coveted trophy as the leading scorer of the 23rd edition of the biennial tournament. The Zulte …

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Senegal custodian Landing Badji named U-20 AFCON Best Goalkeeper!

Senegal goalkeeper Landing Badji was named the Best Goalkeeper of the TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2023. The Young Teranga Lions won their first ever TotalEnergies U-20 AFCON following their 2-0 victory over neighbours The Gambia at the Cairo International Stadium. The young keeper helped his side to …

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Senegal beat Gambia to lift U-20 AFCON trophy!

The Young Teranga Lions of Senegal beat their neighbours Gambia 2-0 on Saturday to win their first ever TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations. Goals from forward Sulaymane Faye and midfielder Mamadou Camara in the Egyptian capital of Cairo were enough to secure Senegal victory over their arch-rivals. The West …

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Senegal to meet Gambia in unique U-20 AFCON final!

Senegal will face neighbours Gambia in a blockbuster final of the TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo on Saturday after the two sides sealed their places following the semi-final matches. The intense rivalry between the two countries will be renewed when they battle for the coveted trophy at …

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Senegal, Nigeria, Tunisia & The Gambia book U-20 AFCON semifinal & FIFA U20 World Cup spots!

Following what has been thrilling TotalEnergies U-20 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2023 Quarterfinal action, four African teams have booked their place in the semifinals. The semifinal berth also secures passage to the FIFA U-20 World Cup to be hosted in Indonesia. Senegal, Nigeria, The Gambia and Tunisia all sealed …

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U-20 AFCON enters exciting stage as Quarterfinal Fixtures are confirmed!

Following what has been an exciting and action-packed group stage of the TotalEnergies U20 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2023, eight countries have secured passage to the Quarterfinal phases of the competition. The Group Stages concluded on Monday night and saw Tunisia and Benin as the last two countries to …

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