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Tunisia striker Khelifa still keeps memories of 2012 AFCON defeat to Ghana

Posted On Thursday, 29th November 2012

Tunisia's Aymen Abdennour, left, argues with Ghana's Jordan Ayew during the 2012 AFCON quarter-finals

Tunisia attacker Saber Khelifa still feels aggrieved about Tunisia’s quarter-final defeat to Ghana in the 2012 AFCON in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.

The 26-year-old Evian Thonon Gaillard profilic goal poacher grabbed the consolation goal for the Carthage Eagles as John Mensah and Andre Ayew gave the Black Stars a handsome 2-1 win.

Khelifa, who has bagged 5 goals from 6 games for Evian and would be leading Tunisia’s attack in January’s AFCON and he says the North Africans have learnt valubale lessons from their defeats to Ghana.

“We had a good CAN early 2012, where we deserved better than being eliminated in the quarter-finals by Ghana (2-1 after extra time). We hope this time to best defend our colors,” he told Etgfc.com.

Ghana failed to reach the finals after losing to eventual winners, Zambia in the semi-finals.

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  1. Chu says:

    Sorry saber, and we’ll do it again





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