1989 African U-16 Qualifying for World Cup

The 1989 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 1989 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

1989 African U-16 Qualifying for World Cup
Tournament details
Teams21 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Ghana
 Guinea
 Nigeria
1987
1991

First roundEdit

The first leg matches were played on either 2 or 3 July 1988. The second leg matches were played on either 16 or 24 July 1988. The winners advanced to the Second round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Tunisia   0 – 2   Morocco 0 – 2 0 – 0
Sierra Leone   2 – 2 (p 3 – 4)   Guinea 2 – 0 0 – 2
Algeria   w/o   Senegal
Zambia   w/o   Lesotho
Mauritius   w/o   Madagascar
Zaire   w/o   Kenya
Gabon   w/o   Angola
Cameroon   w/o   Liberia
Ghana   w/o   Togo

Second roundEdit

The first leg matches were played on either 2 or 4 September 1988. The second leg matches were played on either 16 or 18 September 1988. The winners advanced to the Third Round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Guinea   6 – 0   Algeria 4 – 0 2 – 0
Egypt   2 – 1   Morocco 2 – 0 0 – 1
Ghana   2 – 2 (a)   Cameroon 1 – 0 1 – 2
Nigeria   4 – 2   Zaire 2 – 1 2 – 1
Mauritius   1 – 14   Zambia 1 – 5 0 – 9
Ivory Coast   w/o   Gabon

Third roundEdit

The first leg matches were played on 8 January 1989. The second leg matches were played on 20 January 1989. The winners qualified for the 1989 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Guinea   1 – 1 (p 4 – 3)   Egypt 1 – 0 0 – 1
Nigeria   5 – 0   Zambia 2 – 0 3 – 0
Ivory Coast   1 – 3   Ghana 1 – 1 0 – 2

Countries to participate in 1989 FIFA U-16 World ChampionshipEdit

The 3 teams which qualified for 1989 FIFA U-16 World Championship.

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