They were proved wrong today when 'minnows' Ethiopia held Champions Zambia to a 1-1 draw in an exciting encounter at the mbombela stadium.
The Ethiopians played with 10 men for most part of the game as their goal keeper was sent off after just 35 minutes of play. Despite being disadvantaged, the ethiopians took the game to the champions. They fought hard and played an exciting game of soccer to earn a massive point.
This more to expect from this tournament. It certainly going to be a tournament of suprises. Stay tuned.