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1999 All-Africa Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host country South Africa
CityJohannesburg
Dates9–19 September 1999
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Cameroon (2nd title)
Runners-up Zambia
Third place South Africa
Fourth place Uganda
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
Goals scored43 (2.39 per match)
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The 1999 All-Africa Games football tournament was the 7th edition of the African Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Johannesburg, South Africa between 9–19 September 1999 as part of the 1999 All-Africa Games.

Qualified teams

Main article: Football at the 1999 All-Africa Games – Men's qualification

The following countries have qualified for the final tournament:

Zone Team
Hosts  South Africa
Zone I  Algeria
Zone II  Mali
Zone III  Ivory Coast
Zone IV  Cameroon
Zone V  Uganda
Zone VI  Zimbabwe
Zone VII  Mauritius

Squads

Main article: Football at the 1999 All-Africa Games – Men's team squads

Final tournament

All times given as local time (UTC+2)

Group stage

Key to colours in group tables
Teams that advanced to the semifinals

Group 1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 South Africa 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 7
 Uganda 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
 Algeria 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
 Mali 3 1 0 2 3 6 −3 3
Source:[citation needed]
South Africa 2 – 0 Algeria
Lekoelea Goal 68'
Nomvethe Goal 77'
Uganda 2 – 0 Mali
Byekwaso Goal 48'
Kyambadde Goal 53'

South Africa 4 – 1 Mali
Marumo Goal 30'
Nomvethe Goal 66'76'
Mbuthu Goal 90'
Goal 1' Coulibaly
Algeria 2 – 0 Uganda
Bendebka Goal 34'
Djillali Goal 80'

Uganda 0 – 0 South Africa
Mali 2 – 0 Algeria
Bagayoko Goal 40'
Coulibaly Goal 56'

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Cameroon 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 7
 Zambia 3 2 0 1 7 2 +5 6
 Ivory Coast 3 1 1 1 4 7 −3 4
 Mauritius 3 0 0 3 2 9 −7 0
Source:[citation needed]
Zambia 4 – 0 Ivory Coast
Traoré Goal 22' (o.g.)
Mwamba Goal 27'
Banda Goal 55'
Fichite Goal 74'
Mauritius 0 – 3 Cameroon
Goal 7' Hanga
Goal 19' Mbida
Goal 89' Meyongué

Zambia 0 – 2 Cameroon
Goal 40' Kibong Lam
Goal 42' Beka
Ivory Coast 3 – 2 Mauritius
Koné Goal 3'55'
Koffi Goal 88'
Goal 72' Naboth
Goal 74' Ithier

Mauritius 0 – 3 Zambia
Goal 11' Zulu
Goal 28' Numba
Goal 69' Banda
Cameroon 1 – 1 Ivory Coast
Meyongué Goal 67' Goal 83' Koné

Knockout stage

 
Fifth place
 
  
 
16 September – Johannesburg
 
 
 Algeria2
 
 
 Ivory Coast0
 
 
 
 
 
Seventh place
 
 
16 September – Johannesburg
 
 
 Mali5
 
 
 Mauritius0
 

Seventh place match

Mali 5 – 0 Mauritius
Ndiaye Goal 6'30'
M. Bagayoko Goal 26'
S. Bagayoko Goal 45'
Anthonee Goal 82' (o.g.)

Fifth place match

Algeria 2 – 0 Ivory Coast
Sahraoui Goal 20'
N'Gbocho Goal 57' (o.g.)
 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
17 September – Johannesburg
 
 
 South Africa0
 
19 September – Johannesburg
 
 Zambia (a.e.t.)1
 
 Cameroon (p)0 (4)
 
17 September – Johannesburg
 
 Zambia0 (3)
 
 Cameroon1
 
 
 Uganda0
 
Third place
 
 
19 September – Johannesburg
 
 
 South Africa2
 
 
 Uganda0

Semifinals

South Africa 0 – 1 (a.e.t.) Zambia
Goal 107' Mafuki

Cameroon 1 – 0 (a.e.t.) Uganda
Mbida Goal 18'

Third place match

South Africa 2 – 0 (a.e.t.) Uganda
Pule Goal 18'
Nhleko Goal 20'

Final

Cameroon 0 – 0 (a.e.t.) Zambia
Penalties
4 – 3

Final ranking

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
1st place, gold medalist(s)  Cameroon 5 4 0 1 8 3 +5 12 Gold Medal
2nd place, silver medalist(s)  Zambia 5 3 0 2 7 7 0 9 Silver Medal
3rd place, bronze medalist(s)  South Africa (H) 5 2 1 2 5 3 +2 7 Bronze Medal
4  Uganda 5 2 2 1 5 4 +1 8 Fourth place
5  Algeria 4 1 0 3 4 7 −3 3 Eliminated in
group stage
6  Ivory Coast 4 2 1 1 8 6 +2 7
7  Mali 4 0 1 3 4 9 −5 1
8  Mauritius 4 1 1 2 3 5 −2 4
Source: todor66
(H) Host