WATCH: Aboubakar wins AFCON for Cameroon with incredible strike

ShareClose Comments
The Cameroon striker flipped the ball over his defender before burying the 88th-minute winner.

Vincent Aboubakar didn't just win the Africa Cup of Nations for Cameroon — he did it in style.

With Cameroon and Egypt tied late in Sunday's AFCON final, the Besitkas forward stepped up with a brilliant 88th-minute strike to give the Indomitable Lions a 2-1 win.

Cameroon lifts Africa Cup of Nations title

Collecting a hopeful long ball at the top of Egypt's penalty area, Aboubakar flicked the ball over the head of defender Ali Gabr before volleying a bouncing shot inside the far post.

Article continues below

With the win, Cameroon booked its ticket to this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.

Next article:
Everton make €35m bid for Bordeaux star Malcom after Inter move stalls
Next article:
Negeri Sembilan 3 Selangor 1: Deers keep relegation at bay with rare win
Next article:
Liverpool pre-season 2018-19: Fixtures, transfers, squad numbers & complete Premier League schedule
Next article:
How Neymar's decision to leave Barcelona and escape Messi has spectacularly backfired
Next article:
Juventus prioritise Higuain sale amid Chelsea & AC Milan links
Close

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept