Ghana’s Black Galaxies will face Niger in the quarterfinals of the 2022 TotalEnergies African Nations Championship (CHAN) currently taking place in Algeria.
Niger secured a place in the quarterfinals as table toppers of Group E with 4 points. The Western African nation in a group of 3 teams played 0-0 in their first game against Congo Republic, before beating Cameroon 1-0 in the final group game courtesy a 69th free-kick scored by Ousseini Badamassi.
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In the Quarterfinals, Niger will face Ghana who finished in second place in Group C.
The game between the two West African nations is scheduled to be played on Saturday, January 28 at the Miloud Hadefi Stadium in Omran at 7:00pm.
Other Quarterfinal games will see host nation Algeria play Ivory Coast on Friday, January 27 at the Nelson Mandela Stadium in Algiers. Senegal will play Mauritania in the second semifinal on the same day at the 19 May 1956 Stadium in Annaba.
The final game of the round will see Madagascar face-off with Mozambique at the Mohamed Hamlaoui Stadium, Constantine on Saturday, January 28.
The winners of the game involving Algeria and Ivory Coast will face Ghana or Niger in the semifinal, while the winners of the game in between Senegal and Mauritania play Madagascar or Mozambique.
THE KNOCKOUT STAGES ARE HERE! 🤩— MARHABA (@CAF_Online) January 24, 2023
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Tournament table for the rest of the competition
Quarterfinal 1: Algeria vs Ivory Coast – 4pm
Quarterfinal 2: Senegal vs Mauritania – 7pm
Quarterfinal 3: Madagascar vs Mozambique – 4pm
Quarterfinal 4: Niger vs Ghana – 7pm
SEMI-FINAL (TUESDAY, 31/01/2023)
Semifinal 1: Quarterfinal 1 vs Quarterfinal 4 – 4pm
Semifinal 2: Quarterfinal 2 vs Quarterfinal 3 – 7pm
3RD & 4TH PLACE (FRIDAY, 3/02/2023)
Loser Semifinal 1 vs Loser Semifinal 2
FINAL (SATURDAY, 4/02/2023)
Winner Semifinal 1 vs Winner Semifinal 2