Chelsea football club of England number 1 goalkeeper Edouard Mendy was exceptional for Senegal national team on Tuesday evening, as he kept a clean sheet in their remarkable 2-0 victory over Cape Verde national team in the round of 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

The former Stade de Rennes football club shot stopper was given another starting role by his coach, following his outstanding performance for the team in their last game, and he was able to impress again.

Edouard Mendy started in his team's goal post ahead of Stade de Rennes football club goalkeeper Alfred Gomis, and he was able to make many crucial saves in his team's victory.

Both teams tried so hard to break the deadlock in the first half of the game, but all their efforts were not successful, as the first half ended goalless.

Liverpool football club star Sadio Mane opened scoring for Senegal national team in the 63rd minutes before Olympique Marseille football club star Bamba Dienge doubled the lead in the 90th minutes to end the match 2-0.

Edouard Mendy was exceptional for Senegal national team in the entertaining encounter, and he was able to mark his excellent performance with a clean sheet.

The Chelsea football club star has now kept second consecutive cleansheets for his country in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations.

The victory over Cape Verde national team has also taken Senegal national team to the quarter final of the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.