African Nations Cup 1974


Qualifying Tournament

Congo qualify as holders
Egypt qualify as hosts      

Preliminary Round
    
         Cen. Afr. Rep. w/o Gabon
   
         Sierra Leone   w/o Benin
   
12- 8-73 Somalia        2-0 Uganda 
26- 8-73 Uganda         5-0 Somalia


First Round

         Algeria        w/o Libya

         Cameroon       w/o Niger

16- 9-73 Cen. Afr. Rep. 4-2 Ivory Coast
30- 9-73 Ivory Coast    2-1 Central African Republic
         [Central African Republic disqualified]

16- 9-73 Ethiopia       2-1 Tanzania
30- 9-73 Tanzania       3-0 Ethiopia

16- 9-73 Ghana          3-2 Senegal
30- 9-73 Senegal        1-0 Ghana 
         [Ghana 5-3 pen.]

         Guinea         w/o Togo

16- 9-73 Lesotho        0-0 Mauritius
30- 9-73 Mauritius      5-1 Lesotho

16- 9-73 Sierra Leone   1-1 Mali
30- 9-73 Mali           4-2 Sierra Leone

16- 9-73 Sudan          1-1 Nigeria
30- 9-73 Nigeria        2-1 Sudan

16- 9-73 Uganda         1-0 Kenya
30- 9-73 Kenya          1-2 Uganda

16- 9-73 Upper Volta    0-5 Zaire
30- 9-73 Zaire          4-1 Upper Volta

16- 9-73 Zambia         3-1 Madagascar
30- 9-73 Madagascar     2-1 Zambia


Second Round

28-10-73 Cameroon       2-1 Zaire    
11-11-73 Zaire          2-0 Cameroon
         [Zaire qualify]

28-10-73 Ghana          0-3 Ivory Coast
11-11-73 Ivory Coast    1-0 Ghana
         [Ivory Coast qualify]

28-10-73 Mali           2-2 Guinea
11-11-73 Guinea         1-1 Mali  
         [Guinea qualify on pen.]  

28-10-73 Tanzania       1-1 Mauritius
11-11-73 Mauritius      0-0 Tanzania
         [Mauritius qualify on pen.]

28-10-73 Uganda         2-1 Algeria
11-11-73 Algeria        1-1 Uganda
         [Uganda qualify]

28-10-73 Zambia         5-1 Nigeria 
11-11-73 Nigeria        3-2 Zambia
         [Zambia qualify]

Final Tournament (Egypt)

Congo qualify as holders
Egypt qualify as hosts      

Group A (Cairo and Mehalla)
 1- 3-74 Egypt          2-1 Uganda                 [in Cairo]       
           [Ali Abugreisha 6, A.Khalil 52; Mubiru 28]
 2- 3-74 Zambia         1-0 Ivory Coast            [in Mehalla Al-Qubra]
           [Kaushi]
 4- 3-74 Egypt          3-1 Zambia                 [in Cairo]
           [Abdel Azim 4, Taha Basri 18, Ali Abugreisha 52; Chitalu 10]
 4- 3-74 Ivory Coast    2-2 Uganda                 [in Mehalla Al-Qubra]
           [Kobinan (2); Mubiru (2)]
 6- 3-74 Egypt          2-0 Ivory Coast            [in Cairo]
           [Hassan El-Chazli 1, A.Khalil 44]
 6- 3-74 Zambia         1-0 Uganda                 [in Mehalla Al-Qubra]
           [Kapita]

 1.EGYPT           3  3  0  0   7- 2  6
 2.ZAMBIA          3  2  0  1   3- 3  4
 3.Uganda          3  0  1  2   3- 5  1
 4.Ivory Coast     3  0  1  2   2- 5  1

Group B (Alexandria and Damanhour)
 3- 3-74 Zaire          2-1 Guinea                 [in Damanhour]            
           [Mulamba N'Daye 18, 65; Bangaly Sylla 25]
 3- 3-74 Congo          2-0 Mauritius              [in Alexandria]
           [Moukila, Lakou]
 5- 3-74 Guinea         2-1 Mauritius              [in Damanhour]
           [Moriceré (2); Imbert]
 5- 3-74 Congo          2-1 Zaire                  [in Alexandria]
           [M'Bono 70, Minga 81; Mayanga 25]
 7- 3-74 Guinea         1-1 Congo                  [in Alexandria]
           [Edenté (pen) 60; Ndomba 65]
 7- 3-74 Zaire          4-1 Mauritius              [in Damanhour]
           [Mayanga (2), Mulamba N'Daye, Kakoko; Imbert]

 1.CONGO           3  2  1  0   5- 2  5
 2.ZAIRE           3  2  0  1   7- 4  4
 3.Guinea          3  1  1  1   4- 4  3
 4.Mauritius       3  0  0  3   2- 8  0

Semifinals
(Cairo)
 9- 3-74 Egypt          2-3 Zaire
           [Mwepu (og) 41, Ali Abugreisha 54; Mulamba N'Daye 55, 72,
            Kigumu 61]
(Alexandria)
 9- 3-74 Congo          2-4 Zambia          [aet]
           [Ndomba, M'Pelé; Chanda (3), Mapulanga]

Third Place Match (Cairo)
11- 3-74 Egypt          4-0 Congo
           [Mostafa Abdou 5, Chehata 18, 80, Ali Abugreisha 62]

Final (Cairo)
12- 3-74 Zaire          2-2 Zambia          [aet]
           [Mulamba N'Daye 65, 117; Kaushi 40, Sinyangwe 120]

Final Replay (Cairo)
14- 3-74 Zaire          2-0 Zambia
           [Mulamba N'Daye 30, 76]

overview file

1972

details final tournament

1976


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With thanks to Barrie Courtney and Erlan Manaschev

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Last updated: 22 Aug 2013

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