Football at the 2006 Lusofonia Games

The Football tournament of the 2006 Lusophony Games was played in Macau, People's Republic of China. The venues were the Campo Desportivo e Pavilhão da U.C.T.M. and the Macau Stadium. The tournament was played from 4 to 10 October 2006, and it was only a men's competition. The tournament was won by favourites Portugal who were represented by their under-20s team, defeating Angola in the final.[1] Cape Verde won the bronze medal defeating Mozambique. The major absentee was the Brazilian team who decided not to take part in the games.

Football medal table by countryEdit

Pos Country:       Total:
1   Portugal 1 0 0 1
2   Angola 0 1 0 1
3   Cape Verde 0 0 1 1
1 1 1 3

First roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Cape Verde 2 2 0 0 10 0 +10 6
  India 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 3
  Macau 2 0 0 2 0 9 −9 0
India   2 – 0   Macau
Cape Verde   3 – 0   India
Cape Verde   7 – 0   Macau

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Mozambique 2 2 0 0 8 0 +8 6
  Angola 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 3
  East Timor 2 0 0 2 0 10 −10 0
Mozambique   5 – 0   East Timor
Angola   0 – 3   Mozambique
East Timor   0 – 5   Angola

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Portugal 2 2 0 0 9 0 +9 6
  São Tomé and Príncipe 2 1 0 1 3 6 −3 3
  Guinea-Bissau 2 0 0 2 0 6 −6 0
Guinea-Bissau   0 – 3   São Tomé and Príncipe
Portugal   3 – 0   Guinea-Bissau
São Tomé and Príncipe   0 – 6   Portugal

Semi FinalEdit

  Portugal 2 - 0   Mozambique
  Cape Verde 1 - 2   Angola

Bronze MedalEdit

  Mozambique 0 - 1   Cape Verde

Gold MedalEdit

  Portugal 2 - 0   Angola

Medal winnersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jogos da Lusofonia 2006 (Macao) RSSSF. Retrieved 13 November 2011.

See alsoEdit