African Cup of Nations: Down to the Wire

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  • Afcon 2013 Nigeria
  • Afcon 2013 Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso Afcon 2013
  • Afcon Mali South Africa
  • Mali Afcon 2013
  • Mali Afcon 2013
  • Ghana Afcon 2013
  • Ghana Afcon 2013
  • Afcon 2013

Underdog Darlings

Now the darlings of the championship, Burkina Faso's national team, is ranked 92nd in the world by soccer’s governing body FIFA and has reached the final four in the African Cup of Nations only once before in 1998.  (Photo:   ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images)

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