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Football at the 1991 All-Africa Games

The 1991 All-Africa Games football tournament was the 5th edition of the African Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Cairo, Egypt between 21 and 30 September 1991 as part of the 1991 All-Africa Games[1].

1991 All-Africa Games
Football Tournament
Tournament details
Host countryEgypt
CityCairo
Dates21–30 September 1991
Teams8 (from CAF (Africa) confederations)
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Cameroon (1st title)
Runners-up Tunisia
Third place Nigeria
Fourth place Zimbabwe
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
Goals scored45 (2.5 per match)
1987
1995

Contents

QualificationEdit

The following countries qualified for the final tournament.

Zone Team
Hosts   Egypt
Zone I   Tunisia
Zone II   Mali
Zone III   Nigeria
Zone IV   Cameroon
Zone V   Uganda
Zone VI   Zimbabwe
Zone VII   Mauritius

SquadsEdit

Final tournamentEdit

All times given as local time (UTC+2)

Group stageEdit

Key to colours in group tables
Teams that advanced to the semifinals

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Nigeria 3 3 0 0 11 2 9 9
  Zimbabwe 3 2 0 1 5 4 1 6
  Egypt 3 1 0 2 4 5 −1 3
  Uganda 3 0 0 3 2 11 −9 0
Egypt  1 − 2  Nigeria
Zimbabwe  2 − 1  Uganda

Nigeria  8 − 1  Uganda
Egypt  2 − 3  Zimbabwe

Nigeria  1 − 0  Zimbabwe
Egypt  1 − 0  Uganda

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Tunisia 3 2 1 0 4 0 4 5
  Cameroon 3 2 0 1 2 1 1 4
  Mali 3 1 1 1 5 1 4 3
  Mauritius 3 0 0 3 0 9 −9 0
Cameroon  1 − 0  Mali
Tunisia  3 − 0  Mauritius

Mali  5 − 0  Mauritius
Cameroon  0 − 1  Tunisia

Mali  0 − 0  Tunisia
Mauritius  0 − 1  Cameroon

Knockout StageEdit

 
Fifth place
 
  
 
28 September – Ismailia
 
 
  Egypt (p)1 (5)
 
 
  Mali1 (4)
 
 
 
 
 
Seventh place
 
 
28 September – Alexandria
 
 
  Mauritius1
 
 
  Uganda0
 

7th Place MatchEdit

Mauritius  1 − 0  Uganda

5th Place MatchEdit

Egypt  1 − 1  Mali
Penalties
5 – 4
 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
28 September – Ismailia
 
 
  Nigeria0
 
30 September – Cairo
 
  Cameroon1
 
  Cameroon1
 
28 September – Alexandria
 
  Tunisia0
 
  Tunisia3
 
 
  Zimbabwe1
 
Third place
 
 
30 September – Cairo
 
 
  Nigeria3
 
 
  Zimbabwe0

SemifinalsEdit

Nigeria  0 − 1  Cameroon
Bekombo   70'
Attendance: 4 000

Tunisia  3 − 1  Zimbabwe
Chihi   25'
Bouhali   65'
Kebaier   75'
Silfa   35'
Attendance: 3 500

Third Place MatchEdit

Nigeria  3 − 0  Zimbabwe

FinalEdit

Cameroon  1 − 0  Tunisia
Kemadjou   7'

Final rankingEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Cameroon 5 4 0 1 4 1 +3 8
2   Tunisia 5 3 1 1 7 2 +5 7
3   Nigeria 5 4 0 1 14 3 +11 8
4   Zimbabwe 5 2 0 3 6 10 −4 4
Eliminated in the group stage
5   Egypt (H) 4 1 1 2 5 6 −1 3
6   Mali 4 1 2 1 6 2 +4 4
7   Mauritius 4 1 0 3 1 9 −8 2
8   Uganda 4 0 0 4 2 12 −10 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Football V All Africa Games - Cairo 1991". todor66.com. Todor Krastev. September 22, 2017.

External linksEdit