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Alain Traore Fires Late Winner As Burkina Faso Beat Ghana To Win Bronze

. Burkina Faso players celebrate

Burkina Faso have won bronze at the 2017 Total African Cup of Nations (AFCON) after defeating the Black Stars of Ghana 1-0 in the losers final game on Saturday.

The only goal of the game came two minutes before the end of regulation time courtesy a bullet free-kick from forward Alain Traore, thus ensuring his side finished as bronze medal winners.

With the third-placed time determined, all eyes would be on who emerge champion with the Pharaohs of Egypt and the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon expected to slug it out in the tournament final on Sunday evening.



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