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African Cup of Nations 2021: Top 5 Goals of Group Stage- From Andre Ayew’s Long-Ranger to Kelechi Iheanacho’s Half-Volley | WATCH

Let's have a look at the top 5 goals of the group stage of AFCON 2021.

Published: January 17, 2022 7:00 PM IST

By Sports Desk | Edited by Debayan Bhattacharyya

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Ghana's Andre Ayew (left) and Nigeria's Kelechi Iheanacho. (Image: Twitter)

New Delhi: Africa’s elite continental football extravaganza is up and running and the second largest continent in the world has witnessed innumerable thrills and spills as the tournament enters the second round stage. Giants like Algeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast will have their task cut out and need to pull up their socks as they’ll have to play out of their skins to qualify for the Round of the 16. Hosts Cameroon have already qualified for the business round of the competition and will join the likes of Nigeria and Morocco, teams which have already booked a place in the second round. A lot of goals have been scored so far in the competition. Let’s have a look at the top 5 goals of the group stage of AFCON 2021.

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