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Confederations Cup defeat for Djoum's Cameroon

19th June 2017

Arnaud Djoum's Cameroon beaten by Chile in Confederations Cup opener.

Arnaud Djoum’s Cameroon kicked off their Confederations Cup campaign last night with a loss to Chile.

The Jambos’ midfielder played the full 90 minutes in Moscow, winning his eighth cap in the 2-0 defeat.

The Indomitable Lions held on for most of the match but finally succumbed to Arturo Vidal’s 82nd minute opener, before Eduardo Vargas added a second in the final minute.

Cameroon sit bottom of Group B with Australia facing Germany this evening.

Arnaud is back in action on Thursday when Cameroon take on Australia.