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Namibia stuns Tunisia 1-0 win – AFCON 2023

In a surprising turn of events, Namibia secured a remarkable victory over Tunisia in the first Group E match of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON 2023.

Despite being perceived as the underdog in the group, Namibia defied expectations by defeating the highly ranked Tunisia team.

The match remained tense and goalless until the 88th minute when Deon Hotto Kavendji’s header breached Tunisia’s defense.

This unexpected turn of events not only shocked spectators and fans but also threw the group wide open, significantly impacting the outlook of the tournament.

Namibia’s triumph has suddenly positioned them as a contender in the group, creating a scenario where they now hold a legitimate chance of progressing to the second round of the tournament. This result has undoubtedly added an element of unpredictability and excitement to the AFCON 2023 competition.