1995 African U-17 Championship

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1995 African U-17 Championship
Tournament details
Host countryMali
CityBamako
Dates14 - 27 May
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Ghana (1st title)
Runners-up Nigeria
Third place Guinea
Fourth place Mali
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored50 (3.13 per match)
1997

The 1995 African U-17 Championship, was the first U-17 football competition organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The tournament took place in Mali. It also served as CAF's qualifier for the 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship.

Qualification[edit]

First round[edit]

The winners advanced to the Second Round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
South Africa  4 – 2  Zimbabwe 3 – 1 1 – 1
Zambia  6 – 1 d  Botswana 6 – 0 0 – 1
Mauritius  0 – 4  Malawi 0 – 1 0 – 3
Egypt  5 – 1  Algeria 2 – 0 3 – 1
Guinea-Bissau  1 – 2  Guinea 1 – 1 0 – 1
Nigeria  5 – 1  Angola 2 – 1 3 – 0
Togo  1 – 3  Ghana 0 – 1 1 – 2
Tunisia  w/o  Benin
Ivory Coast  w/o  Congo
Sierra Leone  w/o  Senegal
Tanzania  w/o  Cameroon
Sudan  w/o  Uganda
Mozambique  w/o  Zaire
Morocco  w/o  Cape Verde

Second round[edit]

The winners advanced to the Finals.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
South Africa  0 – 2  Mozambique 0 – 0 0 – 2
Egypt  0 – 1  Sudan 0 – 0 0 – 1
Morocco  1 – 2  Tunisia 1 – 0 0 – 2
Tanzania  0 – 2  Guinea 0 – 0 0 – 2
Ivory Coast  2 – 4  Nigeria 1 – 1 1 – 3
Sierra Leone  1 – 2  Ghana 1 – 0 0 – 2
Botswana  2 – 1  Malawi 2 – 0 0 – 1

Qualified teams[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Status
 Ghana 3 3 0 0 10 0 +10 9 Advanced to the semi-finals
 Mali 3 1 0 2 3 3 0 3
 Mozambique 3 1 0 2 3 5 −2 3 Eliminated and missed out on the 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship
 Tunisia 3 1 0 2 2 10 −8 3
Ghana 1–0 Mali

Tunisia 2–1 Mozambique

Ghana 2–0 Mozambique

Mali 2–0 Tunisia

Ghana 7–0 Tunisia

Mali 1–2 Mozambique

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Status
 Nigeria 3 3 0 0 9 1 +8 9 Advanced to the semi-finals
 Guinea 3 1 1 1 5 3 +2 4
 Sudan 3 1 1 1 3 5 −2 4 Eliminated and missed out on the 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship
 Botswana 3 0 0 3 1 9 −8 0
Nigeria 4–0 Botswana

Guinea 1–1 Sudan

Nigeria 3–0 Sudan

Guinea 3–0 Botswana

Nigeria 2–1 Guinea

Sudan 2–1 Botswana

Knock-out stage[edit]

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
 Ghana3
 
 
 
 Guinea0
 
 Ghana (a.e.t.)3
 
 
 
 Nigeria1
 
 Mali1
 
 
 Nigeria3
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
 Guinea (a.e.t.)2
 
 
 Mali1

Semi-finals[edit]

Ghana 3–0 Guinea

Mali 1–3 Nigeria

For winning their semi-finals, Ghana and Nigeria qualified for the 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship with Guinea and Mali meeting in the third place match for the third and final place in the 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship.

Third place match[edit]

Guinea 2–1 (a.e.t.) Mali

For winning the third place match, Guinea qualified for 1995 FIFA U-17 World Championship with Mali missing out.

Final[edit]

Ghana 3–1 (a.e.t.) Nigeria

Winners[edit]

1995 CAF Under-17 Championship
Ghana
Ghana
First title

References[edit]

External links[edit]