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As it happened: Zambia, Mali qualify after barren draw

27 January 2016, 14:51Israel Ojoko

Kigali - Zambia and Mali are through to the quarter final of the African Nations Championship after playing out a goalless draw in the final game of the group.

Though Uganda and Zimbabwe played a 1-1 draw, both sides have however crashed out of the tournament.

Zambia finished top of Group D with seven points, while Mali came second with five points. Both Uganda and Zimbabwe finished on two and one points respectively.

FT: Zambia 0-0 Mali

90' Two minutes added

90' Zambia 0-0 Mali

80' Zambia 0-0 Mali

60' Zambia 0-0 Mali

47' Zambia 0-0 Mali

Second half kicks off

HT: Zambia 0-0 Mali

45' Zambia 0-0 Mali

30' Zambia 0-0 Mali

28' Mali could not make good use of a corner kick

21' Diarra could not find his way past Zambia defense

20' Zambia 0-0 Mali

17' Patson Daka returns to play

14' Zambia throw away the corner

13' Katongo felled for a free kick to Zambia, taken and win a corner

11' Zambia down to 10 men as a player is stretchered off

10' Zambia 0-0 Mali

9' Both teams siezing eachother up, trying to find a balance

3' Mali's Sinayoko miss an opportunity

1' Game kicks off

National anthems of the two teams being taken

Zambia, though already qualified for the quarter final, take on Mali in the final Group D at the African Nations Championship.

Date: January 27, 2016

Venue: Stade De Kigali, Kigali

Time: 3pm Nigeria time

- News24


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