Burkina Faso 0 vs. Zambia 0

Burkinabe players and fans celebrate their progress to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.

2013 Africa Cup of Nations Finals

Tournament 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Finals, Group Matches
Venue Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit - South Africa
Time 2013-01-29 19:00

Result Tables


Group C

  GP W D L F A Dif P
Burkina Faso 3 1 2 0 5 1 4 5
Nigeria 3 1 2 0 4 2 2 5
Zambia 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
Ethiopia 3 0 1 2 1 7 -6 1


  • Zambia/Burkina Faso:  Steely Burkinabe Can Aim for Afcon Semi-Finals

    allAfrica.com, 30 January 2013

    For Burkina Faso, surprise qualification to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup has been hailed as historic. read more »

  • Zambia/Burkina Faso:  Bitter Blow as Outsiders Eject Zambia From Afcon

    allAfrica.com, 29 January 2013

    Burkina Faso added to the shocks at the African Nations Cup on Tuesday by eliminating holders Zambia at the end of a ferocious tussle at Nelspruit’s Mbombela Stadium. read more »

  • Zambia/Burkina Faso:  Chipolopolo Face the Crunch

    allAfrica.com, 29 January 2013

    Reigning Africa Cup of Nations champions Zambia face the rare possibility of being eliminated in the first round of defending their title as they take on Burkina Faso in Nelspruit ... read more »

  • Zambia:  It's Do or Die for Zambia

    The Times of Zambia, 29 January 2013

    CHAMPIONS Zambia will tonight be aiming for a win over the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Group C leaders, Burkina Faso, and also avoid an early stage elimination when the two sides ... read more »

  • Zambia/Burkina Faso:  Zambia and Burkina Faso Eye a Quarter Final Berth

    Confederation of African Football, 29 January 2013

    The maths is simple, win the match and march into the quarter finals. Nelspruit is the venue on Tuesday 29thJanuary when defending champions Zambia must beat surprise group leaders ... read more »

  • Zambia:  Sunzu, Musonda Back in Training

    The Times of Zambia, 28 January 2013

    CHIPOLOPOLO coach Herve Renard yesterday got a major boost for his push for an Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarter-final place following the return to training of defence kingpin ... read more »

  • Burkina Faso/Zambia:  Stallions Psyche Up to Win Against Copper Bullets for Quarter Final Place

    Radio France Internationale, 29 January 2013

    Burkina Faso coach Paul Put is urging his players to seize the moment and secure qualification for the last eight of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. read more »

  • Burkina Faso/Zambia:  Program of This Tuesday

    Africa Top Sports, 29 January 2013

    The Stallions of Burkina Faso are playing this Tuesday their third match of Group C against Zambia in Nelspruit (5.p.m GMT). read more »

  • Africa:  Superstars and Minnows Alike Gear Up for Soccer Glory

    allAfrica.com, 17 January 2013

    The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations presents Cote d’Ivoire with what will possibly be the final chance for their so-called Golden Generation to claim the continent’s top ... read more »

  • Zambia:  Go Conquer Africa Again - Sata

    The Times of Zambia, 15 January 2013

    AS the Orange 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) dawns, President Michael Sata has urged the Chipolopolo to aim for the ultimate prize again by overcoming all obstacles at the 29th ... read more »

  • Zambia:  Chipolopolo Off to Afcon 'Battlefield'

    The Times of Zambia, 14 January 2013

    AFTER weeks of intensive preparations, champions Zambia yesterday finally set off for their Orange 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final base in Nelspruit, South Africa, with ... read more »

  • Africa:  Zambia to Defend Title With a More Powerful Squad

    Confederation of African Football, 10 January 2013

    Zambia will parade an even stronger squad than last year when they defend the Africa Cup of Nations title won against massive odds in Gabon. In come defender Emmanuel Mbola, ... read more »