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Senegal fans feel pressure before tie against co-hosts

One way of funding a trip to the Africa Cup of Nations is to get your country's rulers to pay for it. The President of Senegal has done just that for around 200 supporters.

They watched their side's surprise defeat to Zambia but that disappointment hasn't diminished their enthusiasm ahead of their match against the co-hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata.

Alex Capstick reports.

  • 25 Jan 2012
  • From the section Africa