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Below is a list of squads used in the 1968 African Cup of Nations.

1968 Africa Cup of Nations squads
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1970

Contents

Group AEdit

AlgeriaEdit

Coach:   Lucien Leduc

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Mohamed Abrouk (1945-11-30)30 November 1945 (aged 22)   CR Belcourt
1GK Abdelkrim Laribi (1943-12-25)25 December 1943 (aged 24)   IRB Sougueur
2DF Ali Attoui (1942-01-21)21 January 1942 (aged 25)   Hamra Annaba
2DF Boubekeur Belbekri (c) (1942-01-07)7 January 1942 (aged 26)   USM Alger
2DF Ahmed Bouden (1938-12-04)4 December 1938 (aged 29)   Hamra Annaba
2DF Messaoud Belloucif (1940-11-30)30 November 1940 (aged 27)   AS Khroub
2DF Lakhdar Bouyahi (1946-01-21)21 January 1946 (aged 21)   NA Hussein Dey
2DF Kamel Lemoui (1939-07-10)10 July 1939 (aged 28)   CR Belcourt
3MF Djilali Abdi (1943-11-25)25 November 1943 (aged 24)   USM Bel-Abbès
3MF Hacène Djemaâ (1942-01-06)6 January 1942 (aged 26)   CR Belcourt
3MF Abdellah Kechra (1945-01-31)31 January 1945 (aged 22)   ASM Oran
3MF Djilali Selmi (1946-09-04)4 September 1946 (aged 21)   CR Belcourt
3MF Mustapha Seridi (1941-04-18)18 April 1941 (aged 26)   ES Guelma
3MF Hacène Lalmas (1943-03-12)12 March 1943 (aged 24)   CR Belcourt
4FW Boualem Amirouche (1942-10-01)1 October 1942 (aged 25)   RC Kouba
4FW Kamel Beroudji (1945-09-09)9 September 1945 (aged 22)   OM Ruisseau
4FW Achour Louahdi (1938-03-14)14 March 1938 (aged 29)   CR Belcourt
4FW Noureddine Hachouf (1940-05-10)10 May 1940 (aged 27)   ES Guelma
4FW Mokhtar Khalem (1944-10-10)10 October 1944 (aged 23)   CR Belcourt

EthiopiaEdit

Coach:   Ferenc Szűcs

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Getachew Abebe   Saint George SC
1GK Amdemichael Gebreselassie   EEPCO FC
1GK Awad Mohammed   Saint George SC
Abraha Araya   Embasoira FC
Fesseha Woldemanuel   Saint George SC
Bekuretsion Gebrehiwot   Hamasien FC
2DF Berhe Goitom   EEPCO FC
3MF Luciano Vassalo (1935-08-15)15 August 1935 (aged 32)   Cotton Factory Club
Girma Asmerom   Dagnew
3MF Mengistu Worku   Saint George SC
Kiflom Araya   Ethiopian Airlines FC
Shewangizaw Agonafer   Saint George SC
Getachew Wolde   Cotton Factory Club
Abdulrahman Abdalla   Hamasien FC
Haile Tesfagabir   Tele SC
Bereket Amdemichael   Hamasien FC
Tekeda Alemu   Saint George SC
Getachew Gelashe   Ethio-Cement
Haile-Abebe Woldegiorgis   Mekuria
Eshetu Gebrehiwot   Saint George SC
Getachew Abdo   Saint George SC
Tesfaye Gebremedhin   Tele SC

Ivory CoastEdit

Coach:   Paul Gévaudan

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Jean Keita   ASEC Mimosas
Joseph Niankouri   Africa Sports
François Zady   Stade d'Abijjan
2DF Henri Konan   Stade d'Abidjan
Mathias Diagou   Stade d'Abidjan
Jean-Louis Bozon   Stella Club
Christophe Bazo   ASEC Mimosas
2DF Séry Wawa   Africa Sports
Yapobi
Joseph Bléziri   Stade d'Abidjan
4FW Eustache Manglé   ASEC Mimosas
4FW François Tahi   Stade d'Abidjan
4FW Laurent Pokou   ASEC Mimosas
Dominique Yovan
3MF Ernest Kallet Bialy   Africa Sports
4FW Maurice Déhi   Stade d'Abidjan
Apollinaire N'Zi   Stella Club

UgandaEdit

Coach: Robert Kiberu

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Joseph Masajjage   Express
1GK George Bukenya   Coffee
James Lukwago  
Ibrahim Dafala   Express
2DF David Otti   Coffee
Ben Ezaga   Prisons
Stephen Baraza   Prisons
Parry Oketch (C)   Prisons
John Ddibya   Army
Polly Ouma   Army
Swalleh Wasswa   Army
4FW Denis Obua   Police
Kefa Lori
Peter Okee   Prisons
Ben Mukasa   Coffee
Francis Kulabigwo   Coffee

Group BEdit

Congo-BrazzavilleEdit

Coach: Paul Ebondzibato

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Maxime Matsima   Diables Noirs
1GK Joseph Ngassaki   CARA Brazzaville
1GK Paul Tandou   Diables Noirs
2DF Louis Akouala   Étoile du Congo
2DF Adolphe "Amoyen" Bibandzoulou   Diables Noirs
2DF Serge-Samuel Boukaka   Étoile du Congo
2DF Alphonse Niangou   Standard Liège
3MF Maurice "Fontaine" Ondzola   Abeilles FC
3MF Germain "Jadot" Dzabana   Diables Noirs
3MF Marcel Koko   Étoile du Congo
3MF Michel "Chine" Miéré   Patronage Sainte-Anne
4FW Emile Batoukeba   Étoile du Congo
4FW Jean-Chrysostome Bikouri   Diables Noirs
4FW Jean-Bernard Foundoux   Patronage Sainte-Anne
4FW Jean "Jeannot" Foutika
4FW Jean-Michel M'Bono (1946-01-27)27 January 1946 (aged 21)   Étoile du Congo
4FW Michel Ongagna   Étoile du Congo
Maurice Filankembo   Patronage Sainte-Anne
Christophe Ombelle   Patronage Sainte-Anne
François Poaty   Vita Club Mokanda
Léon Tchikaya   Étoile du Congo

Congo-KinshasaEdit

Coach:   Ferenc Csanádi

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Kazadi Mwamba (1947-03-06)6 March 1947 (aged 20)   TP Englebert
1GK Bernard Matumona   FC Himalaya
1GK Augustin Ebengo   CS Imana
Salomon Mange   AS Vita Club
Elias Tshimanga   US Kipushi
2DF Pierre Katumba   TP Englebert
2DF Mwanza Mukombo (1945-12-17)17 December 1945 (aged 22)   TP Englebert
3MF Kembo Uba Kembo (1947-12-27)27 December 1947 (aged 20)   AS Vita Club
3MF Kidumu Mantantu (1946-11-17)17 November 1946 (aged 21)   Diables Rouges de Thysville
3MF Kibonge Mafu (1945-02-12)12 February 1945 (aged 22)   AS Vita Club
4FW Pierre Kalala Mukendi (1939-11-22)22 November 1939 (aged 28)   TP Englebert
4FW Mwana Kasongo (1938-10-10)10 October 1938 (aged 29)   CS Imana
Léon Mungamuni   FC Nomades
Albert Bilengi
Ignace Muwawa   CS Imana
Nicodème Kabamba (c)   CS Imana
Yenga Mokili   AS Dragons
2DF Paul Mbuli   FC Himalaya
Albert Mwila   AS Dragons
Emmanuel Ngenyibungi   Union St-Gilloise
Philippe Mvukani   AS Dragons
Freddy Mulongo   CS Imana
Simon Lembi   FC Mikado

GhanaEdit

Coach:   Carlos Alberto Parreira

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1GK John Bortey Naawu (1947-08-27)27 August 1947 (aged 20)   Great Olympics
1GK Robert Mensah   Asante Kotoko
1GK Emmanuel Anue Kofi   Asante Kotoko
2DF Charles Addo Odametey (1937-02-23)23 February 1937 (aged 30)   Hearts of Oak
2DF Tetteh Bukey   Great Olympics
2DF Franklin Crentsil
2DF John Eshun (1942-07-17)17 July 1942 (aged 25)   Sekondi Hasaacas
2DF Ben Kusi (1939-06-01)1 June 1939 (aged 28)   Asante Kotoko
3MF Oliver Acquah (1946-03-22)22 March 1946 (aged 21)   Asante Kotoko
3MF Edward Boye   Great Olympics
3MF Joseph Ghartey   Hearts of Oak
3MF Osei Kofi (1940-06-03)3 June 1940 (aged 27)   Asante Kotoko
3MF Frank Odoi (1943-02-23)23 February 1943 (aged 24)   Great Olympics
3MF Ibrahim Sunday (1944-07-22)22 July 1944 (aged 23)   Asante Kotoko
3MF Joseph Wilson (1939-12-02)2 December 1939 (aged 28)   Asante Kotoko
4FW Robert Foley (1943-10-16)16 October 1943 (aged 24)   Hearts of Oak
4FW Amusa Gbadamosi (1942-04-15)15 April 1942 (aged 25)   Hearts of Oak
4FW Malik Jabir (1944-12-08)8 December 1944 (aged 23)   Asante Kotoko
4FW Cecil Jones Attuquayefio (1944-10-18)18 October 1944 (aged 23)   Great Olympics
4FW Wilberforce Mfum (1936-08-28)28 August 1936 (aged 31)   Asante Kotoko
4FW Sammy Stevens Sampene (1942-12-18)18 December 1942 (aged 25)   Asante Kotoko

SenegalEdit

Coach:Lamine Diack

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Amady Thiam   Jeanne d'Arc
1GK Toumani Diallo*   Foyer France Sénégal
Amadou Moustapha Dieng   Jeanne d'Arc
2DF Issa Mbaye   Foyer France Sénégal
Djibril Alioune Guèye   Réveil de Saint-Louis
4FW Louis Camara [fr]   Espoirs de Dakar
3MF Louis Gomis [fr]   Foyer France Sénégal
Baye Moussé Paye   US Gorée
Yatma Diouck   Réveil de Saint-Louis
Yérim Diagne {{{age}}} {{{caps}}}   Réveil de Saint-Louis
Mohamed Diongue   Espoir de Dakar
Abdoulaye Diaye  
Moustapha Diop   SC Amiens
Insa Diagne  
  • Toumani Diallo was injured shortly before the tournament, and perhaps didn't travel with the squad.

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