South-Africa

DRC seal knockout berth

2014-01-22 22:08
Goal (AFP)

Polokwane - The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have booked their place in the CHAN last eight with a 2-1 win over Burundi at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Wednesday night.

After just five minutes the ball was in the back of the Burundi net when keeper Arthur Arakaza spilled a low hard drive from Eric Nkulukuta, the follow up from Jean-Marc Mundele being deemed off-sides.

Burundi meanwhile grew increasingly frustrated as they failed to find penetration while on attack, the likes of Fiston having to resort to long range efforts which were wayward, enabling the Republic of Congo to play out the match with relative ease.

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