Algeria beat Ivory Coast on penalties to reach semi-finals
Africa Cup of Nations title favourites Algeria defeated the Ivory Coast 4-3 on penalties in Suez Thursday to the relief of Baghdad Bounedjah and set up a semi-final showdown with Nigeria.
Norwich on brink of Premier League return as Leeds lose
Norwich City are on the brink of a guaranteed return to the English Premier League despite dropping points in a 2-2 draw with Stoke on Monday. Third-placed Leeds United failed to take advantage of Championship leaders Norwich's slip, losing 2-0 away to Brentford in the late kick-off. Only the top two at the end of…