AFCON review: Stats and numbers

Sports News of Monday, 6 February 2017

Source: Myjoyonline.com

2017-02-06

Cameroonian Team AfconAFCON winners Cameroon

The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations has successfully come to an end with Cameroon winning their fifth title and first since 2002.

Hugo Broos side came from a goal down to beat Egypt 2-1 with goals from Nicolas Nkoulou and Vincent Aboubakar.

Let’s review the stats and tournaments from the 3 week tournament.

Total goals: 52 goal in 32 matches (1.62 goals per match)

Total cards: 84 yellow cards, 1 red card

Top scorer: Junior Kabananga (3 goals)

Top assist: Mohamed Salah, Benjamin Moukandjo (2 assists)

Top goals: Cameroon (11 goals)

Top defence: Senegal, Mali, Gabon (2 goals)

Disciplinary Record: Cameroon (12 yellow cards)

Most goals attempts: Burkina Faso 76 (30) shots (on target)

Most fouls committed: Cameroon (138)

Best ball possession average: Cote d’Ivoire (58%)

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