The Squirrels of Benin has once again made history in the ongoing Afcon as they held the Atlas Lion of morroco in a 1:1 draw and eventually beat them 5 : 4 in penalties. This is the first time the Beninise team has entered into the round of 16.
They have really shown class even from the start of the competition as they managed to qualify from a group of Ghana (4 times African champion), Cameroon (5 times African champion), and Guinea Bissau placing third on the log. The Benineau team qualified without winning nor lose a single game.
They made their first history as they managed to qualify from the group stages. Now eyes are all over this Beninise team to see if they are going to do the unexpected. The Benin team are the first to qualify to the quaterfinals of this competition and are to face the teranga lions of senegal as they too eliminated The Uganda’s.