Egypt defeated by South Africa, bid farewell to AFCON

Egypt were knocked out of Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in the round of 16 after they were beaten by South Africa 0-1 at Cairo Stadium.

South Africa were better team from the get-go. They were solid in defense and dangerous in attack.

In the 85th minute, Thembinkosi Lorch scored a goal, giving a late lead over Egypt.

South Africa will face Nigeria on Wednesday.

Source: State Information Service Egypt