FIFA Confederations Cup: Cameroon, Australia share spoils

Posted on Jun 24 2017 - 2:13pm by admin

Cameroon and Australia  performed out a 1-1  draw in Saint Petersburg yesterday in a bodily recreation that left both groups facing early exits from the Confederations Cup.

the end result extends a winless run at FIFA tournaments for two facets that misplaced their opening sport in Russia and all three matches on the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Cameroon took the lead in first-half stoppage time when Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa deftly flicked the ball over advancing Australia goalkeeper Mat Ryan after operating on to a lofted long cross.

The goal used to be loudly cheered by way of Russian fanatics who led chants of Cam-ay-roon in the 2nd 1/2, in and attempt to lend a hand raise the African champions to victory over the Socceroos.

Australia captain Mark Milligan levelled the score from the penalty spot in the 60th minute.

the decision to penalise a commute on wing-again Alex Gersbach was validated by way of a video overview proven on the stadium screens.

Cameroon forward Vincent Aboubakar spurned three clear chances in the second half.

The favorites to improve from team B, Germany and Chile, play afterward Thursday in Kazan.

Cameroon face Germany within the ultimate workforce game on Sunday, when Australia shall be searching for an development against Chile.

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