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Zimbabwe Fans Upbeat Despite National Team's Elimination In Ivory Coast

Zimbabwean soccer fans expressed satisfaction with the performance of the national team in the Africa Nations Championships though the Warriors were eliminated Sunday after drawing 0-0 with Libya in a preliminary match in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

It was the third draw for Zimbabwe which fell short of goals to stay in the running.

Group B rivals Ghana and the Democratic Republic of Congo advanced to the next round.

Warriors fan Trust Pisayi of Harare said he approved of Warriors management's approach of fielding younger, less-seasoned players in the Africa Nations competition.

More reports from VOA's Studio7 for Zimbabwe...