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Côte d'Ivoire v Algeria Live Commentary, 20/01/2022

FT
3 - 1
CIV
ALG
F. Kessié (22)
I. Sangaré (39)
N. Pépé (54)
S. Bendebka (73)
Stade Omnisport de Douala

Commentary

Match ends, Côte d'Ivoire 3, Algeria 1.
90' + 4' Second Half ends, Côte d'Ivoire 3, Algeria 1.
90' + 4' Attempt blocked. Farid Boulaya (Algeria) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
90' + 3' VAR Decision: No Goal Côte d'Ivoire 3-1 Algeria.
90' + 3' Offside, Côte d'Ivoire. Habib Maïga tries a through ball, but Sébastien Haller is caught offside.
90' + 2' Attempt saved. Wilfried Zaha (Côte d'Ivoire) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ghislain Konan.
90' + 2' Foul by Islam Slimani (Algeria).
90' + 2' Franck Kessié (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the left wing.
90' Foul by Houcine Benayada (Algeria).
90' Ghislain Konan (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the left wing.
W. Zaha
N. Pépé
Côte d'Ivoire
85' Substitution, Côte d'Ivoire. Wilfried Zaha replaces Nicolas Pépé.
F. Boulaya
Yellow Card
Algeria
84' Farid Boulaya (Algeria) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
84' Foul by Farid Boulaya (Algeria).
84' Serey Dié (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the left wing.
84' Attempt saved. Max-Alain Gradel (Côte d'Ivoire) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Nicolas Pépé.
82' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Habib Maïga.
82' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Badra Sangaré.
82' Attempt saved. Yacine Brahimi (Algeria) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved in the top centre of the goal.
81' Farid Boulaya (Algeria) wins a free kick on the left wing.
81' Foul by Habib Maïga (Côte d'Ivoire).
H. Benayada
Y. Atal
Algeria
80' Substitution, Algeria. Houcine Benayada replaces Youcef Atal.
F. Boulaya
Y. Belaïli
Algeria
80' Substitution, Algeria. Farid Boulaya replaces Youcef Belaïli.
80' Attempt blocked. Ramiz Zerrouki (Algeria) right footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked. Assisted by Ramy Bensebaini.
79' Attempt blocked. Max-Alain Gradel (Côte d'Ivoire) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ghislain Konan.
Y. Brahimi
Yellow Card
Algeria
78' Yacine Brahimi (Algeria) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
78' Foul by Yacine Brahimi (Algeria).
78' Sébastien Haller (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
76' Offside, Côte d'Ivoire. Serey Dié tries a through ball, but Nicolas Pépé is caught offside.
75' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Badra Sangaré.
75' Attempt saved. Islam Slimani (Algeria) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Riyad Mahrez with a cross.
75' Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
75' Foul by Odilon Kossounou (Côte d'Ivoire).
74' Foul by Youcef Atal (Algeria).
74' Max-Alain Gradel (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the left wing.
S. Bendebka
A. Mandi
Algeria
73' Goal! Côte d'Ivoire 3, Algeria 1. Sofiane Bendebka (Algeria) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Aïssa Mandi following a corner.
73' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Habib Maïga.
73' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Serey Dié.
73' Attempt blocked. Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
H. Maïga
Yellow Card
Côte d'Ivoire
72' Habib Maïga (Côte d'Ivoire) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
72' Sofiane Bendebka (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
72' Foul by Habib Maïga (Côte d'Ivoire).
71' Attempt missed. Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.
70' Foul by Ramiz Zerrouki (Algeria).
70' Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
69' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Habib Maïga.
H. Maïga
S. Aurier
Côte d'Ivoire
69' Substitution, Côte d'Ivoire. Habib Maïga replaces Serge Aurier.
S. Dié
I. Sangaré
Côte d'Ivoire
69' Substitution, Côte d'Ivoire. Serey Dié replaces Ibrahim Sangaré.
W. Kanon
S. Deli
Côte d'Ivoire
68' Substitution, Côte d'Ivoire. Wilfried Kanon replaces Simon Deli.
68' Ramy Bensebaini (Algeria) wins a free kick on the left wing.
68' Foul by Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire).
66' Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
66' Foul by Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire).
64' Youcef Atal (Algeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
64' Foul by Franck Kessié (Côte d'Ivoire).
S. Bendebka
I. Bennacer
Algeria
62' Substitution, Algeria. Sofiane Bendebka replaces Ismaël Bennacer.
Y. Brahimi
B. Bounedjah
Algeria
62' Substitution, Algeria. Yacine Brahimi replaces Baghdad Bounedjah.
61' Attempt missed. Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left from a direct free kick.
60' Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
60' Foul by Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire).
60' Penalty missed! Still Côte d'Ivoire 3, Algeria 0. Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) hits the right post with a left footed shot.
57' Penalty Algeria. Youcef Belaïli draws a foul in the penalty area.
57' Penalty conceded by Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire) after a foul in the penalty area.
56' Youcef Atal (Algeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
56' Foul by Ghislain Konan (Côte d'Ivoire).
M. Cornet
Yellow Card
Côte d'Ivoire
55' Maxwel Cornet (Côte d'Ivoire) is shown the yellow card.
N. Pépé
S. Haller
Côte d'Ivoire
54' Goal! Côte d'Ivoire 3, Algeria 0. Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Sébastien Haller.
53' Corner, Côte d'Ivoire. Conceded by Aïssa Mandi.
51' Baghdad Bounedjah (Algeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
51' Foul by Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire).
51' Attempt saved. Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Serge Aurier.
50' Attempt missed. Serge Aurier (Côte d'Ivoire) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ibrahim Sangaré.
49' Attempt missed. Sébastien Haller (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from very close range is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Serge Aurier with a cross.
48' Foul by Riyad Mahrez (Algeria).
48' Ghislain Konan (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
47' Offside, Côte d'Ivoire. Franck Kessié tries a through ball, but Max-Alain Gradel is caught offside.
I. Slimani
S. Benrahma
Algeria
45' Substitution, Algeria. Islam Slimani replaces Saïd Benrahma.
Second Half begins Côte d'Ivoire 2, Algeria 0.
45' + 4' First Half ends, Côte d'Ivoire 2, Algeria 0.
45' + 3' Foul by Ismaël Bennacer (Algeria).
45' + 3' Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
45' Attempt saved. Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ramiz Zerrouki.
44' Foul by Riyad Mahrez (Algeria).
44' Franck Kessié (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
43' Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
43' Foul by Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire).
41' Foul by Youcef Belaïli (Algeria).
41' Odilon Kossounou (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
I. Sangaré
S. Aurier
Côte d'Ivoire
39' Goal! Côte d'Ivoire 2, Algeria 0. Ibrahim Sangaré (Côte d'Ivoire) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Serge Aurier with a cross following a set piece situation.
39' Foul by Ismaël Bennacer (Algeria).
39' Franck Kessié (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the right wing.
38' Foul by Youcef Belaïli (Algeria).
38' Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
37' Offside, Algeria. Ismaël Bennacer tries a through ball, but Saïd Benrahma is caught offside.
36' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Odilon Kossounou.
34' Hand ball by Serge Aurier (Côte d'Ivoire).
33' Sébastien Haller (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the right wing.
33' Foul by Aïssa Mandi (Algeria).
28' Foul by Max-Alain Gradel (Côte d'Ivoire).
28' Ismaël Bennacer (Algeria) wins a free kick on the right wing.
28' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Ghislain Konan.
27' Attempt missed. Ramy Bensebaini (Algeria) header from the centre of the box misses to the left following a corner.
27' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Simon Deli.
25' Max-Alain Gradel (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
25' Foul by Youcef Atal (Algeria).
24' Foul by Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire).
24' Ramy Bensebaini (Algeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
F. Kessié
N. Pépé
Côte d'Ivoire
22' Goal! Côte d'Ivoire 1, Algeria 0. Franck Kessié (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Nicolas Pépé.
21' Ismaël Bennacer (Algeria) hits the left post with a left footed shot from the left side of the box. Assisted by Youcef Belaïli following a corner.
21' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Serge Aurier.
20' Sébastien Haller (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
20' Foul by Aïssa Mandi (Algeria).
18' Attempt saved. Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jean Michaël Seri.
17' Ibrahim Sangaré (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the right wing.
17' Foul by Saïd Benrahma (Algeria).
14' Foul by Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire).
14' Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) wins a free kick on the right wing.
13' Attempt missed. Aïssa Mandi (Algeria) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Youcef Belaïli with a cross following a corner.
13' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Simon Deli.
S. Aurier
Yellow Card
Côte d'Ivoire
12' Serge Aurier (Côte d'Ivoire) is shown the yellow card.
S. Deli
Yellow Card
Côte d'Ivoire
12' Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
11' Foul by Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire).
11' Baghdad Bounedjah (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
11' Attempt blocked. Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Saïd Benrahma.
10' Corner, Algeria. Conceded by Odilon Kossounou.
10' Foul by Serge Aurier (Côte d'Ivoire).
10' Youcef Belaïli (Algeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
9' Sébastien Haller (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
9' Foul by Aïssa Mandi (Algeria).
9' Ghislain Konan (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
9' Foul by Riyad Mahrez (Algeria).
8' Attempt missed. Nicolas Pépé (Côte d'Ivoire) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Ghislain Konan.
5' Ibrahim Sangaré (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick on the right wing.
5' Foul by Saïd Benrahma (Algeria).
3' Foul by Youcef Belaïli (Algeria).
3' Simon Deli (Côte d'Ivoire) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
3' Attempt blocked. Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
1' Baghdad Bounedjah (Algeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
1' Foul by Jean Michaël Seri (Côte d'Ivoire).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.