Benin Wants Another Fairytale Against Senegal
Cairo's June 30 stadium will host today's first quarterfinal of 2019 AFCON, between one of the tournament's favorites, Senegal, and one of the surprises, Benin. The Squirrels will be relaxed for this meeting which remains a bonus for them, after they created a surprise by eliminating one of the title favorites; Morocco, on penalties after a 1-1 draw.
From left: Segenal's and Benin's national soccer teams at the 2019 AFCON in Cairo.
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