Drogba leads Elephants
23 January 2012, 09:43
Gabon - Captain Didier Drogba eased Ivorian nerves with the only goal of the game against a Sudan side whose gutsy performance belied their lowly Fifa ranking 102 points below the Cup favourites.
That tense encounter was followed by Angola's explosive 2-1 defeat of Burkina Faso, with former Manchester United striker Manucho grabbing the winner.
Burkina Faso coach Charles Kabore afterwards accused the winners of unsportsmanlike behaviour.
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