WRAPUP 1-Soccer-Burkina, Nigeria advance as Ivory Coast fail again

RUSTENBURG, South Africa, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Burkina Faso and Nigeria completed the line-up for the African Nations Cup semi-finals on Sunday as tournament favourites Ivory Coast again failed to live up to expectations. Burkina Faso beat Togo 1-0 thanks to an extra-time goal from Jonathan Pitroipa in Nelspruit after Nigeria's upset 2-1 win over the much-vaunted Ivorians in Rustenburg had thrown ...
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Added February 03, 2013
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