Egypt beats Ghana 1-0 to earn African Cup title

LUANDA: Substitute Mohamed Gedo scored in the 85th minute Sunday to help Egypt beat Ghana 1-0 and secure its third straight title at the African Cup of Nations.

Tournament debutant Gedo curled in a shot from within the area to give Egypt its record seventh title.

World Cup qualifier Ghana had been hoping to earn its first continental crown since 1982.