AFCON U-17 (Group B):
Cameroon 2-0 Guinea
Morocco 1-1 Senegal
Cameroon’s national under-17 male football team beat Guinea 2-0 to lead Group B of the 2019 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations at the Chamazi sports complex in Dar es salaam, Tanzania.
Steve Mvoue put Cameroon in the lead by opening scoring in the 42nd minute.
Leonel Djouffo extended their lead in the 72nd minute to underline their superiority, in spite of being behind on the stats.
In the group’s other match played later, Morocco and Senegal drew 1-1 after Aliou Balde’s 88th minute cancelled out Tawfik Bentayeb’s 47th minute.
The competition had opened on Sunday with Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets overcoming hosts Tanzania 5-4 in Group A.
The group’s other match saw Angola beating another East African side, Uganda 1-0.
The competition continues on Wednesday with Nigeria taking on Angola, and Tanzania facing Uganda later on.
On Thursday, Cameroon will face Morocco, while Senegal take on Guinea.