By: BABAGANA BUKAR WAKIL
The Young Indomitable Lions of Cameroon have won the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations AFCON in Tanzania after defeating the Syli Cadets of Guinea 5-3 on penalties.
The encounter played on Sunday at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam, moved into penalties following a goalless outcome in regulation time.
The Guineans had defeated Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets 10-9 on penalties in the semifinals, while Cameroon defeated Angola.
It is Cameroon’s second time of winning the AFCON U-17 trophy.