Guinea held to a 1-1 draw by Kenya in friendly

Guinea's Ibrahima Traore
Guinea's VfB Stuttgart midfielder opened the scoring against Kenya in Conakry

Guinea drew 1-1 against Kenya in their final Africa Cup of Nations warm-up match in Conakry on Wednesday.

Ibrahima Traore opened the scoring after ten minutes from a free-kick, to the delight of a packed crowd.

Bernard Mongoly equalised for Kenya.

Guinea prepared for the Nations Cup in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, and will contest Group D at the finals.

They begin against Mali on Tuesday, before facing Botswana and Ghana.

The 2012 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Equatorial Guinea on Saturday 21 January, with Gabon hosting the final on 12 February.

Kenya will not be contesting the finals, with their last Nations Cup appearance coming in 2004.

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