The stage is now set for AFCON 2023 quarter-final stages with the top five ranked teams out, MySportDab reports.
This tournament has so far produced a lot of shocking results since its kickoff coming into the knockout phase.
The quarterfinal fixtures are now confirmed with eight teams left to play for the semifinal ticket which won’t be easy.
The host nation Ivory Coast was able to revive their chances of winning the title after an outstanding display to knockout Senegal.
Meanwhile, the Super Eagles are also hoping the road has been cleared for them to claim their fourth AFCON title in Ivory Coast.
South Africa was also able to perform a miracle which saw them edging out World Cup semifinalist Morocco by 2-0.
The draws are already made and all nations already know their next opponent who they will be going up against.
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Nigeria Vs Angola
Cape Verde Vs South Africa
Mali Vs Ivory Coast
DR Congo Vs Guinea
Four teams will make their way into the semifinal which is expected to be where all the action commences for the next round.
The final will be played on February 11 there should be a new winner as the current holders are already knocked out by the host nation.