CAN 2022 round of 16: matches, schedule, schedules, television for the round of 16 of the African Cup of Nations

The round of 16 of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations ended on Wednesday to prepare for the quarter-finals.

Equatorial Guinea beat Mali on penalties, while Mohamed Salah and Egypt also used a shootout to knock out the Ivory Coast. They joined the tournament favorite Senegal and African power Morocco in the next round. the Gambia and host Cameroonwith Tunisia and Burkina Faso also made the final eight.

All of the first and second from the group stage qualified for the round of 16, while the top four third teams also managed to complete the 16-team field. Surprisingly, African power Ghana and defending champion Algeria were both eliminated in the group stage.

The race by tiny Comoros ended in the Round of 16 in his first-ever AFCON Tournament appearance. They were the last team to qualify for third place. Here’s how the third place ranked:

3rd place team Group Please generalist O L D GF Georgia GD
1. Cape Verde- X A 4 3 1 1 1 2 2 0
2. Malawi- X B 4 3 1 1 1 2 2 0
3. Tunisia- X F 3 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2
4. Comoros- X VS 3 3 1 2 0 3 5 -2
5. Sierra Leone- E E 2 3 0 1 2 2 3 -1
6. Guinea-Bissau- E D 1 3 0 2 1 0 3 -3

X = Qualified for the Round of 16 | E = Eliminated

Nigeria finished with the most points in the group stage, but the Super Eagles were stunned by Tunisia in the round of 16. Ivory Coast also won their group, but it didn’t count for much in their elimination in the Round of 16 via a penalty shootout against Egypt.

Below is the full Round of 16 schedule, including potential quarter-final clashes.

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AFCON 2022 knockout bracket

Round of 16

Dated Match Time (ET) Television and streaming
January 23, 2022 Burkina Faso 1Gabon 1 (7-6 CP) Strong points
January 23, 2022 Nigeria 0Tunisia 1 Strong points
January 24, 2022 Guinea 0Gambia 1 Strong points
January 24, 2022 Cameroon 2Comoros 1 Strong points
January 25, 2022 Senegal 2Green cap 0 Strong points
January 25, 2022 Morocco 2Malawi 1 Strong points
January 26, 2022 Ivory Coast 0Egypt 0 (4-5 CP) Strong points
January 26, 2022 mali 0Equatorial Guinea 0 (5-6 CP)

Quarter-finals

Dated Match Time (ET) Television and streaming
January 29, 2022 QF1: Gambia v Cameroon 11 a.m. To be determined
January 29, 2022 QF2: Burkina Faso v Tunisia 2 p.m. To be determined
January 30, 2022 QF3: Egypt vs Morocco 11 a.m. To be determined
January 30, 2022 QF4: Senegal v Equatorial Guinea 2 p.m. To be determined

Semi-finals

Dated Match Time (ET) Television and streaming
February 2, 2022 Burkina Faso/Tunisia vs Senegal/Eq. Guinea 2 p.m. To be determined
February 3, 2022 Egypt/Morocco v Gambia/Cameroon 2 p.m. To be determined

3rd place

Dated Match Time (ET) Television and streaming
February 6, 2022 Loser SF1 vs Loser SF2 11 a.m. To be determined

Finals

Dated Match Time (ET) Television and streaming
February 6, 2022 Winner SF1 vs Winner SF2 2 p.m. To be determined