Frequent question: When last did Nigeria won African Cup of Nation?

Nigeria won the Africa Cup of Nations in 1980 and 1994, and were losing finalists in 1984, 1988, 1990 and 2000.

When was the last time Nigeria won African Cup of Nations?

The 2013 tournament was won by Nigeria, beating first time finalists Burkina Faso. In 2014–15, the West African Ebola virus epidemic disrupted the tournament.

Who won Africa Cup of Nations 2013?

Сборная Нигерии по футболу

Which countries have won the African Cup of Nations?

General statistics by tournament

Year Hosts Champions (titles)
2012 Gabon Equatorial Guinea Zambia (1)
2013 South Africa Nigeria (3)
2015 Equatorial Guinea Ivory Coast (2)
2017 Gabon Cameroon (5)

Who won the 2000 African Nations Cup?

Сборная Камеруна по футболу

Who is the highest goal scorer in Africa?

Unsurprisingly, Didier Drogba is Chelsea’s all-time top scoring African player, having netted 164 goals across two stints with the Londoners.

How many times did Nigeria won the African Cup of Nations?

The Nigeria national football team represents Nigeria in men’s international football. Governed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), they are three-time Africa Cup of Nations winners, with their most recent title in 2013.

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Has Nigeria ever won the Africa Cup of Nations?

Background. Nigeria won the Africa Cup of Nations in 1980 and 1994, and were losing finalists in 1984, 1988, 1990 and 2000.

Who won the last African Cup of Nations 2016?

A total of 16 teams played in the tournament. This edition is the first time that all group runners-up made it into the semi-finals.

2016 African Nations Championship.

2016 Orange African Nations Championship Championnat d’Afrique des nations de football 2016
Champions DR Congo (2nd title)
Runners-up Mali
Third place Ivory Coast
Fourth place Guinea

Which country won the first African Cup of Nations?

The African Cup of Nations was first held in February 1957 in Khartoum, Sudan, where Egypt defeated the host nation in the final to win the Abdel Aziz Abdallah Salem Trophy, named after its donor, an Egyptian who was the first CAF president.

Which country won afcon most?

As if that wasn’t enough, Egypt went on to become the country that has won the competition more than any other African country, winning it for the seventh time when it was hosted by in 2010. The Black Stars of Ghana lost to the Pharaohs of Egypt 0-1 in the final.

Did Drogba won African Cup of Nation?

Most impressively, perhaps, while Drogba only won two Afcon POTY awards, he made the podium on a further seven occasions.

Who won 2002 Afcon?

Cameroon national football team

Who won Afcon 1998?

Egypt national football team

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