Comoros put in a heroic display as they lost 2-1 to Cameroon in their Africa Cup of Nations last-16 on Monday evening.
Comoros were extremely light going into the game due to a COVID-19 outbreak.
Amir Abdou could name just 18 players for the biggest game in the nation’s history.
All three of their goalkeepers were also unavailable to play the game.
That meant their left-back, Chaker Alhadhur, was forced to play in goal.
Comoros’ task got even harder when their captain, Jimmy Abdou, was sent off after just six minutes.
But, despite having so many disadvantages, Comoros put in a heroic display against the host nation.
They eventually lost 2-1. Each and every Comoros player put in an incredible display.
scored an absolutely outrageous free-kick in the defeat.
With Comoros 2-0 down going into the final 10 minutes, Comoros needed a moment of magic to get back into the game.
And M’Changama provided just that as he lashed in one of the best free-kicks you’ll see all season. View it below…
That has to be one of the best goals in Africa Cup of Nations history. What an effort.
Unfortunately, Comoros were unable to find an equaliser.
But, despite their exit from the competition, each and every one of their players can be proud with the incredible shift they put in.
More to follow…