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The 2011 African Nations Championship was the second edition of the African Nations Championship tournament. Each participating nation was represented mostly by players who play in their respective local divisions. The competition was hosted in Sudan from February 4 to 25, 2011. Tunisia won their first title by defeating Angola in the final 3–0.

2011 African Nations Championship
بطولة أمم أفريقيا للمحليين 2011
2011 CHAN
African Nations Championship 2011.png
Tournament details
Host countrySudan
Dates4–25 February
Teams16 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)5 (in 4 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Tunisia (1st title)
Runners-up Angola
Third place Sudan
Fourth place Algeria
Tournament statistics
Matches played32
Goals scored59 (1.84 per match)
Top scorer(s)Algeria El Arbi Hillel Soudani
South Africa Myron Shongwe
Sudan Mudathir El Tahir
Tunisia Zouheir Dhaouadi
Tunisia Salema Gasdaoui
(3 goals)
Best player(s)Tunisia Zouheir Dhaouadi
2009
2014
Participating nations

Qualified nationsEdit

Team Qualification
Central Eastern Zone
  Sudan Hosts
Northern Zone
  Algeria Winner Play-off
  Tunisia Winner Play-off
Western Zone A
  Mali Winner 1st Round
  Senegal Winner 1st Round
Western Zone B
  Ivory Coast Winner Play-off
  Ghana Winner Play-off
  Niger Winner Play-off
Central Zone
  Cameroon Winner 1st Round
  DR Congo (holders) Winner 1st Round
  Gabon Winner Play-off
Central Eastern Zone
  Rwanda Winner 2nd Round
  Uganda Winner 2nd Round
Southern Zone
  Angola Winner 2nd Round
  South Africa Winner 2nd Round
  Zimbabwe Winner 2nd Round

VenuesEdit

SquadsEdit

DrawEdit

  • The Final draw for the Groups was held on Saturday November 27, 2010 in Khartoum.[1][2] The 16 teams were split into four pots, with Pot 1 containing the top four seeded nations. Sudan are seeded as hosts and Congo DR as reigning holders. Ghana and Senegal have the two strongest records and so they complete the top seeded for Pot 1. A draw will then be done to determine which of these two countries shall be awarded the letter B1 and which one will have the letter D1 .[3]

The remaining twelve countries was categorized into three hats according to the following criteria in order of priority:

  • Results in the 1st Edition CHAN 2009
  • Zonal Separation as determined by CAF statutes
Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4

  Sudan (Assigned to A1)
  DR Congo (Assigned to C1)
  Ghana
  Senegal

  Algeria
  Ivory Coast
  Tunisia
  Zimbabwe

  Angola
  Cameroon
  Gabon
  South Africa

  Mali
  Niger
  Rwanda
  Uganda

Group stageEdit

Tie-breaking criteriaEdit

Where two or more teams end the group stage with the same number of points, their ranking is determined by the following criteria:[4]

  1. points earned in the matches between the teams concerned;
  2. goal difference in the matches between the teams concerned;
  3. number of goals scored in the group matches between the teams concerned;
  4. number of away goals scored in the matches between the teams concerned;
  5. goal difference in all group matches;
  6. number of goals scored in all group matches;
  7. Yellow and red cards
  8. drawing of lots by the organizing committee.
Key to colors in group tables
Teams that advanced to the quarter-finals

All times are in local, East Africa Time (UTC+03:00).

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Sudan 3 2 1 0 2 0 +2 7
  Algeria 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2 5
  Gabon 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
  Uganda 3 0 0 3 1 5 −4 0
  Sudan1 – 0  Gabon
El Tahir   19' Report

  Uganda0 – 2  Algeria
Report Djabou   18'
Soudani   62'

  Gabon2 – 2  Algeria
Lengoualama   51'
Bembangoye   90+2'
Report Soudani   70'   89'

  Sudan1 – 0  Uganda
El Tahir   9' Report

  Sudan0 – 0  Algeria
Report

  Gabon2 – 1  Uganda
Pitty Djoué   65'   69' Report Sadam   88'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  South Africa 3 3 0 0 6 2 +4 9
  Niger 3 2 0 1 2 2 0 6
  Zimbabwe 3 1 0 2 2 3 −1 3
  Ghana 3 0 0 3 1 4 −3 0
  Ghana1 – 2  South Africa
Larbi   19' Report Shongwe   57'
Shabangu   88'

  Zimbabwe0 – 1  Niger
Report Abdelkader   76'

South Africa  2 – 0  Niger
Shongwe   56'   87' Report

  Ghana0 – 1  Zimbabwe
Report Gutu   70'

  Ghana0 – 1  Niger
Report Tukur   89'

South Africa  2 – 1  Zimbabwe
Shabangu   33'
Mkhwanazi   62'
Report Maroto   2'

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Cameroon 3 3 0 0 5 0 +5 9
  DR Congo 3 1 1 1 3 4 −1 4
  Ivory Coast 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
  Mali 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1
  DR Congo0 – 2  Cameroon
Report Momasso   42'
Baba   80'

  Ivory Coast1 – 0  Mali
Koné   23' Report

  Cameroon1 – 0  Mali
Sagong   68' Report

  DR Congo2 – 1  Ivory Coast
Salakiaku   18'
Kaluyituka   31'
Report Mangoua   8'

  Cameroon2 – 0  Ivory Coast
Monkam   54'
Ekane   90'
Report

  DR Congo1 – 1  Mali
Kabangu   82' Report Bagayoko   80'

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Tunisia 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7
  Angola 3 1 2 0 3 2 +1 5
  Senegal 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
  Rwanda 3 0 0 3 2 7 -5 0
  Senegal2 – 0  Rwanda
M. Kasse   89'
M.N. Diop   90+3'
Report

  Angola1 – 1  Tunisia
Kali   90+2' Report M'sakni   7'

  Tunisia3 – 1  Rwanda
Darragi   21'
Gasdaoui   32'
Dhaouadi   44'
Report Tuyisenge   23'

  Senegal0 – 0  Angola
Report

  Senegal0 – 2  Tunisia
Report Gasdaoui   45'
Korbi   88'

  Rwanda1 – 2  Angola
Mugiraneza   18' Report Love   31'
Osório   57'

Knockout phaseEdit

All times are in local, East Africa Time (UTC+03:00). [5]

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
18 February 2011 – Khartoum
 
 
  South Africa 0
 
22 February 2011 – Khartoum
 
  Algeria2
 
  Algeria1 (3)
 
19 February 2011 – Khartoum
 
  Tunisia (pen.)1 (5)
 
  Tunisia1
 
25 February 2011 – Omdurman
 
  DR Congo 0
 
  Tunisia3
 
18 February 2011 – Omdurman
 
  Angola0
 
  Sudan (pen.)1 (4)
 
22 February 2011 – Omdurman
 
  Niger1 (3)
 
  Sudan1 (2)
 
19 February 2011 – Omdurman
 
  Angola (pen.)1 (4) Third Place
 
  Cameroon0 (7)
 
25 February 2011 – Omdurman
 
  Angola (pen.)0 (8)
 
  Algeria0
 
 
  Sudan1
 

Quarter-finalsEdit

South Africa  0 – 2  Algeria
Report Maïza   44' (pen)
Metref   90+2'



  Tunisia1 – 0  DR Congo
Dhaouadi   50' Report

Semi-finalsEdit


  Sudan1 – 1 (a.e.t.)  Angola
Saif Eldin Ali   45' Report Love   71'
Penalties
2–4 [7]

Third Place PlayoffEdit

  Algeria0 – 1  Sudan
Report El Tahir   37'

FinalEdit

  Tunisia3 – 0  Angola
Traoui   47'
Dhaouadi   74'
Darragi   80'
Report


 2011 African Nations Championship
Champions 
 
Tunisia
First title

ScorersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CHAN draw to be held on 27 of November 2010". CAF. 2010-10-23. Archived from the original on 27 October 2010. Retrieved 2010-10-23.
  2. ^ http://www.cafonline.com/competition/african-nations-championship_2011/news/7226-sudan-chan-2011-draw-takes-place.html,
  3. ^ Football, CAF - Confederation of African. "CAF - CAF Error Page". www.cafonline.com. Retrieved 2017-07-11.
  4. ^ Article 66, paragraph 5 in the Regulations of the African Nations Championship.
  5. ^ "CHAN 2011 quarter finals in Khartoum, 3rd place same day as final". CAF. 2011-02-13. Retrieved 2011-02-13.
  6. ^ NB: On the official CAF Communiqué match (report) No. 26, the score of Penalty Kicks indicated is 3–2, all other sources indicate the score as 4–3.
  7. ^ NB: On the official CAF Communiqué match (report) No. 30, the score of Penalty Kicks indicated is 3–5, all other sources indicate the score as 2–4.

External linksEdit