African U-20 Championship 2011

South Africa qualified for final stage although they
had been eliminated by Lesotho in the qualifying stage;
The Tournament was due to be held in Libya.
Following political unrest in the region, CAF decided to
postpone the tournament, before deciding that South Africa
would be the new hosts, thereby earning a birth

Preliminary Round [Apr 16 - May 2; 2010]
Central African Republic  30  4-1  Congo DR
Togo                      21  0-1  Guinea
Mauritius                    w/o    Comoros           [Comoros withdrew] 
Uganda                       w/o    Ethiopia          [Ethiopia withdrew]
Senegal                   0-0  10  Tunisia
Lesotho                   61  1-1  Mozambique
Eritrea                      w/o    Kenya             [Kenya withdrew]
Malawi                    2-2  1-3  Tanzania
Sierra Leone              20  0-1  Algeria
Namibia                      w/o    Zimbabwe          [Zimbabwe withdrew]
Equatorial Guinea         0-3  1-1  Gabon
Chad                      5-0  2-4  Burundi
Byes: Ghana, Cameroon, South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt,
Rwanda, Mali, Ivory Coast, Benin, Gambia, Sudan,
Zambia, Congo, Burkina Faso, Angola, Morocco.

First round [Jul 23 - Aug 8; 2010]
Cameroon                  4-0  1-1  Central African Republic
Congo                     20  1-2  Rwanda
Nigeria                   20  0-1  Guinea
Zambia                    1-0  13  Mauritius
Egypt                     20  0-1  Uganda
Morocco                   02  0-0  Senegal
South Africa              0-2  2-1  Lesotho
Sudan                     02  0-1  Kenya
Ivory Coast               1-0  1-1  Tanzania
Gambia                    41  0-0  Sierra Leone
Ghana                     4-0  1-1  Namibia
Benin                     0-0  42  Burkina Faso
Angola                    20  0-3  Gabon
Mali                      20  2-0  Chad

Second round [Sep 24 - Oct 24; 2010]
Senegal                   10  0-3  Egypt
Benin                     02  1-4  Ghana
Gambia                    1-0  1-0  Ivory Coast
Mauritius                 0-2  1-2  Nigeria
Cameroon                  10  2-0  Congo
Kenya                     01  0-0  Lesotho
Mali                      31  0-1  Gabon
 

Final Tournament (in Johannesburg - South Africa)

[Apr 17 - May 1; 2011] 

Group A

17 Apr 2011 South Africa    24 Mali
17 Apr 2011 Egypt           20 Lesotho
20 Apr 2011 Lesotho         12 South Africa
20 Apr 2011 Mali            10 Egypt
23 Apr 2011 Mali            11 Lesotho
23 Apr 2011 South Africa    01 Egypt

1.Mali           3  2 1 0   6- 3   7
2.Egypt          3  2 0 1   3- 1   6
3.South Africa   3  1 0 2   4- 6   3
4.Lesotho        3  0 1 2   2- 5   1 

Group B 

18 Apr 2011 Ghana           12 Nigeria
18 Apr 2011 Cameroon        10 Gambia
21 Apr 2011 Nigeria         01 Cameroon
21 Apr 2011 Gambia          11 Ghana
24 Apr 2011 Ghana           11 Cameroon
24 Apr 2011 Nigeria         20 Gambia

1.Cameroon       3  2 1 0   3- 1   7
2.Nigeria        3  2 0 1   4- 2   6
3.Ghana          3  0 2 1   3- 4   2
4.Gambia         3  0 1 2   1- 4   1

Semifinals
28 Apr 2011 Mali            02 Nigeria
28 Apr 2011 Egypt           00 Cameroon              [aet; 2-4 on pen.]

Third Place Match
01 May 2011 Mali            01 Egypt

Final
01 May 2011 Nigeria         32 Cameroon
 
 
Nigeria, Cameroon, Egypt and Mali qualified
for the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

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