Algeria football team
Senegal, Algeria set for rematch in Africa Cup of Nations final
Senegal, the 2002 runners-up, are desperate to end a long wait for a first continental title, while Algeria are looking to add to the trophy they lifted as hosts 29 years ago.
Algeria led through a first-half own goal by William Troost-Ekong before Nigeria equalised with an Odion Ighalo penalty on 72 minutes awarded after a VAR review.65 days ago
Both countries qualified for the last 16 after three wins from three group games, but it was the nature of Algeria's victory over Senegal that caught the eye of coach Herve Renard.76 days ago