Championnat National 2003 Original plan was a league played in two groups, with 18 teams in all, including all 8 first and 9 second level teams in 2002, of which only 8 clubs were to remain at the top level after the season. However, in order to start the season fast in February, it was decided to copy the schedule of the previous season, and thereby exclude the two new teams from the sub-ligues, Kpéténé Sports and Football Club Tigres (Bégoua). Start Feb 13, all matches at Bangui-M'poko, at the ground of the "escadrille centrafricaine", due to the closure of the stade Barthélémy Boganda. Round 8 [May 18] ASOPT 0-3 USCA Espérance de 5 1-3 Plateau Mpoko Sport 1-2 AS Tempête Mocaf Anges de Fatima 5-1 ACVN SCAF 5-0 SICA Sport [later] Castel Foot --- Red Star SCB --- Olympic Real (Bangui) Tables: Groupe A 1. CS Plateau 8 19 2. SCAF 8 18 3. Anges de Fatima 7 17 (scored 25 goals) 4. Olympic Real de Bangui 8 17 5. SCB 8 7 6. Espérance de 5 8 5 7. SICA Sport 8 4 8. ACVN 8 0 Groupe B 1. AS Tempête Mocaf 8 22 (suffered 1 goal) 2. TP USCA 8 20 3. DFC 8 8 19 4. Mpoko Sport 8 7 5. Castel Foot 7 7 6. ASCOM 8 5 7. ASOPT 8 5 8. Red Star 8 3 Round 11 [Aug 31] Groupe A SCB 4-0 SICA Sport SCAF 4-3 ACVN Olympic Réal 0-0 CS Plateau Anges Fatima 6-1 Espérance du 5ème Groupe B AS Tempête Mocaf awd ASCOM [ASCOM forfeit] Castel Foot 5-0 M'poko Sport ASOPT 1-1 Red Star DFC 8 2-0 USCA NB: ASCOM had a car accident some 500 metres from the stadium and the team were transported to the hospital; most players had only minor injuries, one was seriously hurt. According to the regulations the match was awarded against them but it may be reprogrammed. Round 14 [Sep 21] Groupe A SCAF 4-1 Olympic Réal Groupe B AS Tempête Mocaf 3-1 DFC 8 Moved match [Oct 12] AS Tempête Mocaf 3-0 ASCOM Top Final Tables: Groupe A 1. Stade Centrafricain (SCAF) 31 pts 2. Olympic Réal de Bangui 30 Groupe B 1. AS Tempête Mocaf 37 pts 2. Diplomates Football Club 34 Qualified for Final Stage: Groupe A Stade Centrafricain (SCAF) Olympic Réal de Bangui Groupe B AS Tempête Mocaf Diplomates Football Club du 8ème arrondissement Final Stage: NB: SCAF withdrew [Nov 9] AS Tempête Mocaf bt Olympic Réal Diplomates FC bye [Nov 11] AS Tempête Mocaf 5-0 Diplomates FC Olympic Réal bye [Nov 18] Olympic Réal 0-0 Diplomates FC AS Tempête Mocaf bye NB: play-off abandoned on Nov 18 by the federation following disagreements on the formula culminating in SCAF's withdrawal; AS Tempête Mocaf were declared champions as leaders after the first phase of the championship (and after the first half of the playoff). Central African Republic Cup 2003 32 participants, 16 from Bangui, 16 from the provinces. Clubs are divided into regional groups, who play knock-out rounds until two clubs remain who reach the final phase in Bangui. Start is on May 23, final scheduled for Aug 13. The province of Vakaga renounced on participation due to transportation difficulties. The three provincial zones are Centre (matches in Sibut) Ouest (matches in Berberati) Est (matches in Bambari) Bangui Zone ----------- Round 1 [May 24] AS Tempête Mocaf 1-0 Olympic Réal de Bangui [May 30] SCAF 2-0 Association Sportive des Postes et Télécommunications (ASOPT) Other teams qualified to round 2: Anges de Fatima M'poko Sports CS Plateau Diplomates Football Club du 8-ème Arrondissement (DFC-8) Castel Foot Union Sportive Centrafricaine de Bangui (USCA) Round 2 [Jul 13] CS Plateau 3-1 M'poko Sport USCA Bangui 2-0 DFC 8 Other team qualified to round 3: Tempête Mocaf de Bangui NB: SCAF and Tempête Mocaf de Bangui qualified. Centre Zone ----------- Round 1 [Jul 13] Kémo-Bamingui 4-2 Bangoran Lobaye 2-1 Kémo Nana Grébizi 3-1 Ombella Mpoko NB: Nana Grébizi de Kaga Bandoro and Kémo qualified. Est Zone -------- Round 1 [Jul 13] Haute Kotto 2-1 Basse Kotto Ouaka 3-2 Mbomou Haute Kotto awd Haut Mbomou [awarded to Haute Kotto; Haut Mbomou forfeit] NB: Ouaka and Haute-Kotto de Bria qualified. Ouest Zone ---------- Round 1 [Jul 13] Mambéré Kadéï 2-1 Sangha Mbaéré Mambéré Kadéï 3-2 Nana Mambéré Ouham ppd Ouham Pendé NB: Ouham Pendé de Bozoum and Mambéré Kadéï qualified. National stage -------------- NB: All matches played in Stade Barthélémy Boganda de Bangui. 1/4 Final [Jul 29] Ouham Pendé de Bozoum 3-2 Kémo FC [asdet] [Jul 30] Nana Gribizi de Kaga Bandoro 4-2 Haute-Kotto de Bria [Jul 31] Stade Centrafricain de Bangui (SCAF) 2-1 Mambéré Kadéï [Aug 1] AS Tempête Mocaf de Bangui 4-0 Ouaka Semifinals First Legs [Aug 4] Ouham Pendé de Bozoum 3-4 Nana Gribizi de Kaga Bandoro [Aug 5] AS Tempête Mocaf de Bangui 2-0 Stade Centrafricain de Bangui (SCAF) Second Legs [Aug 6] Nana Gribizi de Kaga Bandoro 3-4 Ouham Pendé de Bozoum [3-5 asdet] [Aug 7] Stade Centrafricain de Bangui (SCAF) 0-2 AS Tempête Mocaf de Bangui Final [Aug 13, Stade Barthélémy Boganda, Bangui] AS Tempête Mocaf de Bangui 8-0 Ouham Pendé de Bozoum
list of champions
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