Ivory Coast have lost to Egypt 5-4 on penalties at the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon on Wednesday.

The result follows a 0- 0 draw which both teams played within 90 mins added and extra time, taking the Pharoahs are through  the quarter-finals.

The shoot out got interesting in the third round of spot-kicks when the North Africans got the upper hand in the shoot-out after substitute keeper Gabaski saved Eric Bailly’s effort.

Seven-time champions, Egypt scaled through after captain Mohamed Salah netted the decisive penalty.

Morocco will be against Egypt in the last eight in Yaounde on Sunday (16:00 GMT).

The finale was somewhat harsh on

Bailly’s performance was at the back was fantastic, despite his return from a head injury. But all his efforts were crowned with a miss from the penalty spot as Zamalek keeper, Gabaski dived to his right and stuck out his left hand to push the ball onto the bar.

Meanwhile, Mohamed El Shenawy has picked up a leg injury, and may well start against Morocco depending on the extent of the injury suffered by Egypt’s number one