Tournoi de l'UFOA (U-20) 2008


First edition, at least as U-20 tournament; also called Ibori Cup; may be seen in the tradition of the West African Nations Cup or "Zone 3" Championship (for senior teams), held from 1982 to 1987.

Held in Nigeria.


Poule A

NB: Guinea Bissau withdrew

Round 1 [Nov 29]
Nigeria         2-0 Togo

Round 2 [Dec 1]
Nigeria         1-0 Benin            

Round 3 [Dec 3]
Togo            1-1 Benin

 1.Nigeria           2  2  0  0  3- 0  6
 2.Benin             2  0  1  1  1- 2  1
 3.Togo              2  0  1  1  1- 3  1

Poule B

Round 1 [Nov 29]
Ghana           2-0 Senegal
Gambia          1-1 Guinea 

Round 2 [Dec 1,2]
Ghana           2-1 Guinea 
Gambia          0-2 Senegal       

Round 3 [Dec 4]
Guinea          0-0 Senegal
Ghana           1-0 Gambia

 1.Ghana             3  3  0  0  5- 1  9
 2.Senegal           3  1  1  1  2- 2  4
 3.Guinea            3  0  2  1  2- 3  2
 4.Gambia            3  0  1  2  1- 4  1

Poule C

Round 1 [Nov 29]
Ivory Coast     0-1 Burkina Faso
Sierra Leone    2-0 Mauritania

Round 2 [Dec 1,2]
Burkina Faso    0-2 Sierra Leone  
Ivory Coast     4-1 Mauritania

Round 3 [Dec 4]
Ivory Coast     1-0 Sierra Leone  
Burkina Faso    4-0 Mauritania

 1.Burkina Faso      3  2  0  1  5- 2  6
 2.Ivory Coast       3  2  0  1  5- 2  6
 3.Sierra Leone      3  2  0  1  4- 1  6
 4.Mauritania        3  0  0  3  1-10  0

Poule D

NB: Cape Verde withdrew

Round 1 [Nov 29]
Niger           1-1 Liberia 

Round 2 [Dec 1]
Mali            1-1 Liberia   

Round 3 [Dec 3]
Mali            1-0 Niger  

 1.Mali              2  1  1  0  2- 1  4
 2.Liberia           2  0  2  0  2- 2  2
 3.Niger             2  0  1  1  1- 2  1

Quarterfinals [Dec 6]
Nigeria         1-1 Senegal               [3-5 pen]
Ghana           1-0 Benin
Burkina Faso    4-0 Liberia
Mali            1-2 Ivory Coast

Semifinals [Dec 8]
Senegal         4-1 Ivory Coast   
Ghana           2-1 Burkina Faso

Third Place Match [Dec 10]
Ivory Coast     2-0 Burkina Faso

Final [Dec 10, Oghara]
Ghana           1-1 Senegal               [aet, 3-2 pen]

CSSA Nations Cup overview

2008 (Tournoi de l'UEMOA)


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