Rachid Alioui Just Scored The Best Goal Of The African Cup Of Nations So Far

An absolute beauty

The African Cup of Nations tends to fly under the radar a little bit here in Britain, where the extent of our interest is often checking how many of our Premier League first team are going to be missing for the month.

But moments like this one Rachid Alioui are a useful reminder that we ought to pay more attention.

The Moroccan striker scored the best goal of the tournament so far last night - a cool as a cucumber curling shot dispatched from 35-yards out that capped a brilliant counter-attack.

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The best bit? He put holders Ivory Coast out of the cup with the effort and secured Morocco's place in the quarter-finals. Not a bad day's work all told.