Host nation Ivory Coast has reached the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal by beating defending champions Senegal on penalties.
There was no separating the two sides in 90 minutes as Habibou Diallo’s opener was cancelled out by a late Franck Kessie penalty.

Although Mane hammered home Senegal’s final penalty in the shoot-out, Kessie held his nerve to complete a remarkable redemption arc for the Ivory Coast.



Ryan Mendes converted a late penalty as Cape Verde beat Mauritania 1-0 in Abidjan to seal their place in the quarter-final of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Cape Verde captain Mendes struck the decisive spot kick in the 88th minute.

The Blue Sharks will now face either Morocco or South Africa in the quarter-final.