AFCON 2021: Four countries qualify for quarter-final

Four countries have now booked their spots in the quarter-finals of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

They are: Burkina Faso, Tunisia, Cameroon and Gambia.

Burkina Faso needed a nervous penalty shoot-out to see off 10-man Gabon on Sunday.

Later in the day, Tunisia shocked Nigeria 1-0 in their round of 16 clash. The Super Eagles were also reduced to 10 men, after Alex Iwobi was sent off.

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On Monday, Gambia continued their fairytale run in the tournament, with a 1-0 win over Guinea.

Hosts Cameroon will also play in the last eight, after they saw off debutants Comoros.

In the quarter-finals, Tunisia will face Burkina Faso and Cameroon take on Gambia.

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