When did the African Cup of Nations start?

When Africa Cup of Nation will start?

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has confirmed the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6 in 2022.

Which year Nigeria won African Cup of Nation?

2013 Africa Cup of Nations Final

FNB Stadium in Johannesburg hosted the final
Event 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Date 10 February 2013
Venue FNB Stadium, Johannesburg
Man of the Match John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)

Who won the first African Cup of Nations?

Algeria won its first championship, beating Nigeria in the final 1–0., Nigeria lost once again as they made their third final appearance in four tournaments, this time falling to host Algeria.

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)
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Who will host Africa Cup of Nation 2021?

Algeria are the defending champions after winning the 2019 edition.

2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

Coupe d’Afrique des Nations 2021
Tournament details
Host country Cameroon
Dates 9 January – 6 February 2022
Teams 24 (from 1 confederation)

Who won Africa Cup of Nations 2020?

2020 African Nations Championship

Championnat d’Afrique des Nations 2020 2020 CHAN
Tournament details
Champions Morocco (2nd title)
Runners-up Mali
Third place Guinea

How many Nations Cup Nigeria has won?

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.

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.

How many times has Egypt won the African Cup?

Egypt is also the country that hosted the most AFCON editions, with five times. Three of them ended with Egypt being crowned champions.

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.

Who won 1994 African Cup of Nation?

Nigeria national football team

Who was the head of state when Nigeria first won the African Cup of Nations?

Nigeria hosted the 1980 AFCON, and also won it. Sheun Shagari {the 1st executive president} was in office 1979-1983.

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.

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In which country was the first African Nations Cup played how many countries participated and won?

The Africa Cup of Nations

The number of participants at the final phase, which is ever increasing, is 16 since 1996. The first edition was played in 1957 avec countries competing: Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia and South Africa.

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