1987 African U-16 Qualifying for World Cup

The 1987 African U-16 Qualifying for World Cup was a qualifying edition organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) into the FIFA U-16 World Championship. The three winners qualified to the 1987 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

1987 African U-16 Qualifying for World Cup
Tournament details
Teams18 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Ivory Coast
 Egypt
 Nigeria
1985
1989

First roundEdit

The Côte d'Ivoire-Togo matches were played on 22 March 1986 and 5 July 1986. The winners advanced to the Second Round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Ivory Coast   2 – 2 (p 4 – 3)   Togo 1 – 1 1 – 1
Lesotho   w/o   Mauritius
Ethiopia   w/o   Sudan
Cameroon   w/o   Gabon
Ghana   w/o   Benin
Liberia   w/o   Gambia

Second roundEdit

The first leg matches were played on either the 09th or 10 August 1986. The second leg matches were played on either the 22nd, 23rd or 24 August 1986. The Liberia vs Guinea matches were played on 1st and 15 November 1986. The winners advanced to the Third Round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Ghana   1 – 1 (a)   Nigeria 1 – 1 0 – 0
Tunisia   0 – 1   Algeria 0 – 1 0 – 0
Liberia   1 – 2   Guinea 1 – 1 0 – 1
Ivory Coast   3 – 3 (a)   Cameroon 2 – 0 1 – 3
Egypt   w/o   Ethiopia 3 – 0 w/o
Zambia   w/o   Lesotho

Third roundEdit

The first leg matches were played on either the 2nd or 4 January 1987. The second leg matches were played on either the 16th or 18 January 1987. The winners qualified for the 1987 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Egypt   2 – 1   Algeria 0 – 0 2 – 1
Guinea   1 – 3   Ivory Coast 1 – 0 0 – 3
Nigeria   w/o   Zambia

Countries to participate in 1987 FIFA U-16 World ChampionshipEdit

The 4 teams which qualified for 1987 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

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