African Nations Cup

Morocco advance, duo end on a high

October 9, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Morocco beat Tanzania 3-1 in Group D of their African Cup of Nations qualifying campaign to seal top spot and the return to the finals of the tournament for the first time since 2008.

The day had begun with all four teams in with a chance of qualifying for the finals, but Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh settled the nerves for the Atlas Lions with an early header before Tanzania picked up an equaliser before the break. QPR's Adel Taarabt then struck the decisive blow with a fine free-kick ...

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