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Last Updated: Saturday, 14 February, 2004, 13:25 GMT
Clockwatch: Tunisia 2-1 Morocco
Action from the final of the African Cup of Nations at Stade Rades.
Major goalflashes and incidents:

94 mins: The referee blows the whistle for full-time and the Tunisian bench charge on to the pitch to celebrate their first ever Cup of Nations title.

91 mins: Morocco get what is probably their last chance with a free-kick 25 yards out but it is punched clear by Boumnijel.

90 mins: Four minutes of stoppage time will be added.

89 mins: Maoroccan tempers are starting to fray now as the final whistle approaches.

86 mins: Dos Santos is too quick for his marker but with only the keeper to beat he sends his shot well over the bar.

84 mins: The substitute Mahdhebi tries to chip the Moroccan keeper but the shot sails high over the goal.

82 mins: Tunisia seem intent to do what they can to take time up before the final whistle.

79 mins: Boumnijel looks much more comfortable in the Tunisian goal this half.

76 mins: The Moroccan captain Noureddine Naybet is booked for a challenge on Trabelsi on the right of the midfield.

73 mins: Jaouad Zairi comes on for Roumani to boost the Moroccan attack.

69 mins: Jaziri is substituted by the Tunisian coach and replaced by Imed Mhadhebi.

68 mins: Morocco win a free-kick 25 yards out which Mokhtari fires in. Hadji gets a head to it but it just sneaks over the bar.

62 mins: Safri comes off for Morocco and is replaced by Moha Yaagoubi.

58 mins: Morocco are awarded a free-kick 20 yards out but Safri's effort is headed clear.

56 mins: Benachour is brought off and replaced by Kales Ghodhbane. Bouazizi comes back on as well.

55 mins: The goal has sent the huge Tunisian crowd back into song.

54 mins: Bouazizi is stretchered off after a challenge in the middle of the park which results in a Tunisian free-kick.

51 mins: GOAL Fouhami makes a terrible mistake allowing Ziad Jaziri to put the hosts ahead. The goalkeeper slips as he tries to control Clayton's cross and Jaziri latches on to the loose ball for a simple stroke home.
Tunisia 2-1 Morocco

50 mins: The tempo of the game has definately slowed in the early part of the second half.

49 mins: Slim Benachour takes the free-kick but it is a poor effort that sails high and wide of the goal.

48 mins: Tunisia get a free-kick in a dangerous position as Hadji brings down Bouazizi near the top of the 18 yard box.

45 mins: Morocco get the second-half underway in Rades.

47 mins: The Senegalese referee blows the whistle for half-time.

45 mins: Jaziri continues to be a handful for the Moroccan defence. He jinks clear on the right but Ouaddou clears the shot for a corner. Both Bouazizi and Hagui rise for the corner kick, Bouazizi gets there first but his header goes over the bar.

44 mins: The Tunisian crowd has quietened a notch since the Moroccan goal.

42 mins: Chammakh has a chance to put his side ahead with a tight-angled shot from the left byline. A nervous-looking Boumnijel can only punch it away.

37 mins: GOAL Mokhtari also picks up his fourth goal of the tournament, heading home a well-placed chip-back in the box from Hadji, who had made a lovely run down the right byline.
Tunisia 1-1 Morocco

34 mins: Regragui tries a snap shot from outside the box but it is well picked up by the Tunisia keeper Boumnijel.

30 mins: Morocco get a free-kick to the right of the box, the shot is fired in but is deflected out for a corner.

28 mins: Youssef Hadji attempts a long-range strike from 25 yards out but the effort goes well wide.

23 mins: Clayton curls his free-kick in but it is punched out by keeper Fouhami.

22 mins:Akram Roumani picks up a yellow card for a foul on Trebelsi just outside the right of the 18 yard box.

19 mins: Adel Chedli should have doubled it for Tunisia, latching on to a cross on the left but his shot from well inside the 18 yard box goes well over the bar. The Moroccan defence is not looking at all convincing.

17 mins: Mokhtari could have put Morocco level but his shot inside the box goes just wide.

14 mins: Dos Santos has another great chance, latching on to a long ball over the top from Riadh Bouazizi but the Brazilian-born player does not get enough weight behind his shot and it goes straight to the hands of the diving Moroccan keeper, Khalid Fouhami.

10 mins: The pace of the game is not slowing at all and the Tunisians are being spurred on by a capacity and vocal crowd.

7 mins: Jaziri gets clear down the left but the ball is eventually smothered by the Moroccan goal keeper.

4 mins: GOAL Tunisia's other Brazilian-born player Francileudo Dos Santos latches on to a cross from Mehdi Nafti to head home into the bottom corner. It's his fourth of the tournament.
Tunisia 1-0 Morocco.

3 mins: The match starts at a frenetic pace. Clayton, the Brazilian-born player has an early chance for Tunisia, firing in on the volley from the left but the keeper dives to save and punches the ball wide.

The hosts Tunisia get the African Cup of Nations final underway in the Rades stadiu,


Tunisia: 1-Ali Boumnijel; 3-Karim Hagui, 15-Radhi Jaidi, 6-Hatem Trabelsi, 20-Clayton; 8-Mehdi Nafti, 18-Slim Benachour, 13-Riadh Bouazizi, 14-Adel Chedli; 5-Ziad Jaziri, 11-Francileudo dos Santos

Morocco: 1- Khalid Fouhami; 3-Akram Roumani, 4-Abdeslam Ouaddou, 5-Talal El Karkouri, 6-Noureddine Naybet; 2-Walid Regragui, 8-Abdelkrim Kaissi, 15-Youssef Safri, 20-Youssef Hadji; 17-Marouane Chammakh, 16-Youssef Mokhtari

Referee: Falla Ndoye (Senegal)





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