African Nations Cup 1982


Qualifying Tournament

Nigeria qualify as holders   
Libya qualify as hosts
    
Preliminary Round
    
Angola         1-1 Congo
Congo          0-0 Angola
   
Equat. Guinea  w/o Benin
   
Liberia        0-0 Gambia  
Gambia         1-1 Liberia

Madagascar     0-0 Mauritius
Mauritius      1-1 Madagascar

Malawi         0-1 Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe       1-1 Malawi

Mali           2-0 Mauritania
Mauritania     2-1 Mali

Mozambique     6-1 Lesotho
Lesotho        2-1 Mozambique

Rwanda         w/o Uganda

Senegal        2-0 Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone   1-2 Senegal

Upper Volta    w/o Gabon


First Round

Algeria        5-1 Mali
Mali           3-0 Algeria

Cameroon       4-0 Togo
Togo           2-2 Cameroon

Ethiopia       1-0 Rwanda
Rwanda         1-0 Ethiopia
[Ethiopia 4-3 pen.]

Ghana          1-1 Congo
Congo          0-1 Ghana

Guinea         w/o Equatorial Guinea

Kenya          3-5 Egypt  
Egypt          2-0 Kenya

Madagascar     w/o Tanzania
    
Morocco        3-1 Liberia
Liberia        0-5 Morocco
    
Tunisia        1-0 Senegal
Senegal        0-0 Tunisia
   
Zaire          2-1 Mozambique
Mozambique     3-3 Zaire

Zimbabwe       0-1 Zambia 
Zambia         2-0 Zimbabwe


Second Round

Algeria        7-0 Upper Volta
Upper Volta    1-1 Algeria
[Algeria qualify]

Cameroon       5-1 Madagascar
Madagascar     2-1 Cameroon
[Cameroon qualify] 

Ghana          2-2 Zaire
Zaire          1-2 Ghana
[Ghana qualify]

Guinea         2-2 Ethiopia
Ethiopia       1-1 Guinea
[Ethiopia qualify]

Morocco        2-1 Zambia
Zambia         2-0 Morocco
[Zambia qualify]

Tunisia        w/o Egypt
[Tunisia qualify]

Final Tournament (Libya)

Nigeria qualify as holders
Libya qualify as hosts

Group A (Tripoli)
 5- 3-82 Libya          2-2 Ghana             
           [Jaranah 58, Isswai 76; Alhassan 28, Opoku N'ti 89]
 5- 3-82 Cameroon       1-1 Tunisia           
           [Mbida 50; Gabsi 49]
 9- 3-82 Cameroon       0-0 Ghana             
 9- 3-82 Libya          2-0 Tunisia           
           [Kamel (og) 42, El Borosi 83]
12- 3-82 Ghana          1-0 Tunisia
           [Essien 28]
12- 3-82 Libya          0-0 Cameroon

 1.LIBYA           3  1  2  0   4- 2  4
 2.GHANA           3  1  2  0   3- 2  4
 3.Cameroon        3  0  3  0   1- 1  3
 4.Tunisia         3  0  1  2   1- 4  1

Group B (Benghazi)
 7- 3-82 Nigeria        3-0 Ethiopia          
           [Keshi 27, 82, Ademola 40]
 7- 3-82 Algeria        1-0 Zambia            
           [Merzekane 85]
10- 3-82 Zambia         1-0 Ethiopia          
           [Munshya 68]
10- 3-82 Algeria        2-1 Nigeria           
           [Madjer 45, Assad 65; Isima 44]
13- 3-82 Algeria        0-0 Ethiopia
13- 3-82 Zambia         3-0 Nigeria
           [Kaumba 25, Njovu 80, Fregene (og) 81]

 1.ALGERIA         3  2  1  0   3- 1  5
 2.ZAMBIA          3  2  0  1   4- 1  4
 3.Nigeria         3  1  0  2   4- 5  2
 4.Ethiopia        3  0  1  2   0- 4  1

Semifinals
(Benghazi)
16- 3-82 Algeria        2-3 Ghana           [aet]
           [Zidane 29, Asaad 62; Alhassan 64, 103, Opoku N'ti 90]
(Tripoli)
16- 3-82 Libya          2-1 Zambia
           [Beshari 38, 84; Kaumba 29]

Third Place Match (Tripoli)
18- 3-82 Zambia         2-0 Algeria
           [Kaumba 2, Munshya 25]

Final (Tripoli)
19- 3-82 Ghana          1-1 Libya           [aet]
           [Alhassan 35; Beshari 70]
         Ghana won 7-6 on penalties

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Thanks to Roberto Di Maggio for corrections

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