African U-20 Championship 2009

Rwanda (hosts final tournament) automatically qualified

Preliminary Round 
[Apr 18 and May 2, 2008]
Mauritania    1-0 0-0 Algeria
[Apr 18 and May 3, 2008]
Somalia       2-1 1-2 Kenya            [3-5 pen] [1st leg in Djibouti]
[Apr 18 and May 4, 2008]
Namibia       1-1 0-1 Botswana
[Apr 19 and May 4, 2008]
Sierra Leone  1-1 0-2 Senegal 
Malawi        1-2 1-0 Burundi
Reunion       2-2 2-1 Mozambique
[Apr 20 and May 2, 2008]
Congo-Kinsh.  0-0 1-0 Uganda
Niger         2-0 0-2 Libya            [4-3 pen]
[Apr 20 and May 4, 2008]
Lesotho       1-0 0-2 Zimbabwe
Guinea        1-0 3-2 Liberia
Tanzania        o/w   Sudan            [Tanzania withdrew]
Madagascar      o/w   Mauritius        [Madagascar withdrew]
byes: Congo-Brazzaville, Mali, Nigeria, Ghana, Zambia, Angola,
      Gambia, Gabon, Ivory Coast, South Africa, Egypt,
      Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Benin, Morocco, Tunisia

First Round
[Jun 28 and Jul 12, 2008]
Gambia        1-0 3-1 Mauritania
Nigeria       2-0 1-0 Senegal
  [2: Haruna Lukman 31]
Cameroon      1-0 1-0 Burundi
Congo-Brazz . 1-1 2-0 Congo-Kinshasa
South Africa  1-1 7-1 Reunion
  [2: ?; Thulani Ngcepe (2), Thulani Serero (2), Sameegh Doutie (2),
      Mandla Masang]
[Jun 28 and Jul 13, 2008]
Burkina Faso  3-0 3-0 Niger
[Jun 29 and Jul 12, 2008]
Benin         3-0 3-3 Morocco 
Kenya         1-0 0-1 Sudan            [2-4 pen]
Gabon         0-2 0-0 Botswana
[Jun 29 and Jul 13, 2008]
Tunisia       0-1 0-1 Mali
Ghana         5-1 0-1 Angola
  [2: Mario 11]
Egypt         5-0 1-0 Zimbabwe
  [2: Marwan Mohamed]
Zambia        1-0 2-0 Mauritius
  [2: Emmanuel Mayuka 3, Daniel Kasungo 9]
[Jun 29 and Jul 14, 2008]
Ivory Coast   1-1 2-1 Guinea
  [2: Aboubacar Camara; Antoine Gossan, Tiezan Kone]

Second Round 
[Sep 26 and Oct 12, 2008]
Cameroon      0-0 20 Congo-Brazzaville
[Sep 27 and Oct 11, 2008]
Botswana      1-1 03 South Africa
Ivory Coast   1-0 42 Burkina Faso
[Sep 27 and Oct 12, 2008]
Nigeria       5-0 22 Sudan
[Sep 28 and Oct 11, 2008]
Egypt         3-3 10 Zambia
[Sep 28 and Oct 12, 2008]
Ghana         2-1 10 Gambia
[Sep 28 and Oct 13, 2008]
Benin         0-2 00 Mali

NB: winners qualify for final tournament

Final Tournament (in Kigali, Rwanda)

Rwanda qualified as hosts.

Group A 
Jan 18 Rwanda        2-1 Mali
         [Jean Baptist Mugiraneza 7, Elias Uzamukunda 53; Sow Samba 30]
       Ghana         1-1 Cameroon
         [Ayew Dede 37; Jacques Zoua Daogari 1]
Jan 21 Mali          0-2 Ghana
         [Gladson Awakko 17, Osei Gladson 81]
       Rwanda        1-1 Cameroon
         [Yusuf Ndayishimiye 44; Brice Owona 35]
Jan 24 Rwanda        0-2 Ghana
         [Ransford Osei 68, 80]
       Mali          0-3 Cameroon
         [Jacques Zoua Daogari 20, Patrick Ekeng Ekeng 25, Brice Owana 44]

 1.Ghana               3  2  1  0  5- 1  7
 2.Cameroon            3  1  2  0  5- 2  5
 3.Rwanda              3  1  1  1  3- 4  4
 4.Mali                3  0  0  3  1- 7  0

Group B
Jan 19 Nigeria       2-0 Egypt
         [Kingsley Udoh 35, Alfa Yakubu 55]
       Ivory Coast   0-1 South Africa
         [Nyanda Mduduzi 41]
Jan 22 Egypt         2-1 Ivory Coast
         [Ahmed Fathi 62, Ahmed Hegazi 89; Koro Issa Kone 29]
       South Africa  2-1 Nigeria
         [Phumelele Bengu 74pen, George Maluleka 82; Uchebo Okeychukwu 72]
Jan 25 Nigeria       3-0 Ivory Coast
         [Chrisantus Macaulay 27, Lukeman Haruna 80pen, Ibrahim Rabiu 83]
       Egypt         2-1 South Africa
         [Talaat Abdel Rahman 27, 39; Ngcepe Thulani 71]

 1.Nigeria             3  2  0  1  6- 2  6  [2 1 0 1 3-2 3]
 2.South Africa        3  2  0  1  4- 3  6  [2 1 0 1 3-3 3]
 3.Egypt               3  2  0  1  4- 4  6  [2 1 0 1 2-3 3]
 4.Ivory Coast         3  0  0  3  1- 6  0

Semifinals
Jan 28 Ghana         4-3 South Africa
         [Dominic Adiyiah 25, Ransford Osei 45, 71 Dede Ayew 64;
          Bhengu Phumelele 63, 87pen, Sorero Thulani 73]
       Nigeria       0-2 Cameroon
         [Jacques Daogari 31, Germain Tiko 66]

Third Place Match
Jan 31 South Africa  1-2 Nigeria   
         [George Maluleka 8; Rabiu Ibrahim 15, Frank Temile 45]

Final
Feb  1 Ghana         2-0 Cameroon
         [Ransford Osei 22, 86]

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Thanks to Ian King for scorers final tournament

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Last updated: 15 Jul 2011

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