Cameroon have just validated their ticket for the round of 16 of the 33rd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations TotalEnergies Cameroon 2021 by beating Ethiopia with a clear score of 4 goals to 1. Cameroon owes this large victory to two key players. Karl Toko Ekambi and Captain Vincent Aboubakar. The latter has just written his name in the record annals of the Indomitable Lions in the finals of the African Cup. He also joins the current President of the Cameroonian Football Federation.
The Indomitable Lions have been merciless to the Antelopes. Despite a first half where it was jostled, Cameroon has just largely beaten Ethiopia (4-1) in its second group A match of the African Cup Of Nations (AFCON). A second victory which already offers Cameroon qualification for the knockout stages of the competition. Captain Aboubakar and Karl Toko Ekambi 2 goals each.
Vicient Aboubakar had a perfect match and even got himself a brace in 5 mins. “Collins Fai delivered a new perfect cross, and this time it was Vincent Aboubakar who placed a victorious header (53 ‘). Acclaimed by the public, the captain put it back in stride by cutting off an offering from Nicolas Moumi Ngamaleu (55th) with the tip of his foot.
With this brace, Vincent Aboubakar becomes the first Cameroonian player to score in two consecutive African Nations Cup games since Samuel Eto’o in 2008.
With 4 goals in 2 games, he is for the moment and far ahead, the top scorer of this 33rd edition of the AFCON.