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The 2010 Africa Cup of Nations Final was a football match that took place on 31 January 2010 at the Estádio 11 de Novembro in Luanda, Angola, to determine the winner of the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations, the football championship of Africa organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

2010 Africa Cup of Nations Final
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Event2010 Africa Cup of Nations
Date31 January 2010
VenueEstádio 11 de Novembro, Luanda
RefereeKoman Coulibaly (Mali)
Attendance50,000
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2012

It was contested by Ghana and Egypt.

Egypt won the title for the seventh time by beating Ghana 1–0.

Contents

Route to the finalEdit

Ghana Round Egypt
Opponent Result Group stage Opponent Result
  Togo Cancelled Match 1   Nigeria 3–1
  Ivory Coast 1–3 Match 2   Mozambique 2–0
  Burkina Faso 1–0 Match 3   Benin 2–0
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Ivory Coast 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
  Ghana 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 3
  Burkina Faso 2 0 1 1 0 1 −1 1
  Togo withdrew, officially disqualified
Final standing
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Egypt 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9
  Nigeria 3 2 0 1 5 3 +2 6
  Benin 3 0 1 2 2 5 −3 1
  Mozambique 3 0 1 2 2 7 −5 1
Opponent Result Knockout stage Opponent Result
  Angola 1–0 Quarterfinals   Cameroon 3–1 (aet)
  Nigeria 1–0 Semifinals   Algeria 4–0

Match detailsEdit

DetailsEdit

Ghana  0–1  Egypt
Report Gedo   85'
Attendance: 50,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ghana
 
 
 
 
 
 
Egypt
GK 22 Richard Kingson (c)
RB 7 Samuel Inkoom
CB 15 Isaac Vorsah
CB 12 Lee Addy
LB 2 Hans Sarpei
CM 19 Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu
CM 6 Anthony Annan
RW 13 André Ayew
LW 10 Kwadwo Asamoah
CF 9 Agyemang Opoku   47'   89'
CF 3 Asamoah Gyan   87'
Substitutions:
FW 20 Dominic Adiyiah   87'
DF 18 Eric Addo   89'
Manager:
  Milovan Rajevac
GK 1 Essam El-Hadary
WB 3 Ahmed Al-Muhammadi   52'
CB 7 Ahmed Fathy   89'
CB 6 Hany Said
CB 20 Wael Gomaa
WB 14 Sayed Moawad   48'   57'
CM 17 Ahmed Hassan (c)
CM 12 Hossam Ghaly   60'
CM 8 Hosny Abd Rabo
CF 10 Emad Moteab   70'
CF 9 Mohamed Zidan
Substitutions:
WB 19 Mohamed Abdel-Shafy   57'
CF 15 Geddo   70'
CB 4 Moatasem Salem   89'
Manager:
  Hassan Shehata
Assistant referees:
Evarist Menkouande (Cameroon)
Redouane Achik (Morocco)
Fourth official:
Hélder Carvalho (Angola)

ReferencesEdit