Africa Cup of Nations: Ivory Coast beat Algeria, enter semis
February 2 , 2015
Wilfried Bony, the Manchester City striker, scored twice to steer Ivory Coast to a 3-1 victory over Algeria and into the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday.
Bony opened the scoring for Ivory Coast in the 26th minute, but Hilal Soudani leveled just after half time.
A Bony header made it 2-1 in the 68th minute. Algeria tried to put pressure on their opponents in the final minutes of the game, but it was too late as Gervinho, the former Arsenal striker, sealed the victory for Ivory Coast.