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Mali collect more Africa Cup bronze

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Mali finished third a second consecutive time at the Africa Cup of Nations by defeating Ghana 3-1 Saturday at rain-drenched Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. 

Mali's midfielder Seydou Keita celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations match against Ghana on February 9, 2013 in Port Elizabeth. Mali finished third at a second consecutive Africa Cup of Nations when they defeated Ghana 3-1 in the play-off match.

Mahamadou Samassa and Seydou Keita gave Mali a two-goal advantage by early in the second half, Kwadwo Asamoah scored a soft late goal to set up a tense finish but substitute Sigamary Diarra put the result beyond doubt in stoppage time.

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