Egypt eliminated by South Africa in AFCON

first_imgA seesaw struggle was settled when a swift counterattack allowed Lebo Mothiba to send Lorch through and score.South Africa will face arch-rivals Nigeria, who eliminated holders Cameroon earlier Saturday, in the quarter-finals.0Shares0000(Visited 5 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000South Africa stun Africa Cup of Nations hosts EgyptCAIRO, Egypt, Jul 6 – Thembinkosi Lorch scored on 85 minutes to give South Africa a stunning 1-0 victory over Africa Cup of Nations hosts Egypt after a pulsating last-16 clash in Cairo Saturday.After three woeful group performances, South Africa were rank outsiders against the record seven-time African champions.last_img