Football at the 2003 All-Africa Games

The 2003 All-Africa Games football tournament was held in Abuja, Nigeria between 3–16 October 2003 as part of the 2003 All-Africa Games and featured both a men's and women's African Games football tournament.[1][2] Both tournaments featured eight (8) teams. In Men's play, Cameroon became the first nation to win this tournament three times. The Women's tournament was the first-ever for the Games.

2003 All-Africa Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host countryNigeria
CityAbuja
Dates3–16 October 2003
Teams16 (8 m + 8 w) (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Cameroon (men)
 Nigeria (women)
Runners-up Nigeria (men)
 South Africa (women)
Third place Ghana (men)
 Cameroon (women)
Tournament statistics
Matches played32
Goals scored94 (2.94 per match)
1999
2007

Medal summaryEdit

ResultsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
details
  Cameroon   Nigeria   Ghana
Women
details
  Nigeria   South Africa   Cameroon

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Nigeria1102
2  Cameroon1012
3  South Africa0101
4  Ghana0011
Totals (4 nations)2226

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2003 All Africa Games - Men's Football Tables, published by BBC News, dated 2003-10-08 (although including results through 2003-10-16). Retrieved 2011-09-01.
  2. ^ 2003 All Africa Games - Women's Football Tables, published by BBC News, dated 2003-10-08 (although including results through 2003-10-16). Retrieved 2011-09-01.