Morocco, Tunisia In Impressive Wins At Africa U17 Championship Matches

Posted On Sunday, 14th April 2013

Hosts Morocco opened the 10th CAF U-17 Championship finals with a commanding 4-1 win over Gabon in Casablanca on Saturday.

Countries are fighting to qualify for the FIFA U17 World Cup

Hosts Morocco opened the 10th CAF U-17 Championship finals with a commanding 4-1 win over Gabon in Casablanca on Saturday.

A swift and determined start by the Atlas Cubs saw them score two early goals.

The score was 2-0 at half time .

Later in the second half Morocco added a third before Gabon pulled one back from the penalty spot before Morocco scored a late fourth goal.

In the day’s other game, Tunisia opened their Group A account at the with a 3-1 win over Botswana in Casablanca on Saturday.

The North African side scored the first goal , literally from kick-off in the first minute and had added a second by the 5th minute.

Botswana reduced the deficit before half time. Tunisia then sealed all three points with a third goal in the second half.

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