Indomitable Lions left back and full back in Saturday’s virgin draw against the Black Stars of Ghana have told kick442.com they approached their second AFCON game with moe cautiousness and feel slightly satisfied with a point and a clean sheet but will want to build on that next time out against Benin on Tuesday.
Cameroon and Ghana needed a win on Saturday evening at the Accra Sports Stadium but unfortunately for both sides they couldn’t win the game. A wasteful Ghana side in the last 5 minutes of the second half of the game have their goalkeeping Richard Ofori to thank for his first half heroics against Cameroon’s Christian Bassogog.
Speaking after the game Oyongo who initially played as a wing back before taking his left back role after Gaetan Bong was replaced said; ” We always want to win every game,we wanted to win today to have 6 points and qualify for the next round unfortunately we didn’t. Now we have to go against Benin and see what we have to do to secure the first place”.
Oyongo is in his third AFCON tournament with Cameroon and has become one of the leaders of Coach Clarence Seedorf’s team and current keeps his record of starting all Cameroon’s game in the last 3 AFCON’s after another excellent performance from him against the Black Stars of Ghana.
Confront Benin on Tuesday in a must win game for Benin but needing just a point to secure qualification as Group Winners.
ANGU LESLEY in Ismaila