Who won Africa Cup of Nation 2012?

Which year did Ghana won the African Cup of Nation?

African Cup of Nations

year winner runner-up
1957 Egypt Ethiopia
1959 Egypt Sudan
1962 Ethiopia Egypt
1963 Ghana Sudan

Who won the African Cup of Nations?

On 20 July 2017, the Africa Cup of Nations was moved from January to June and expanded from 16 to 24 teams.

Results.

Hosts Ghana Nigeria
Winners Cameroon
Score 2–2 (a.e.t.) (4–3 p)
Runners-up Nigeria
Third place South Africa

Which year did Zambia win AFCoN?

2012 Africa Cup of Nations Final

Event 2012 Africa Cup of Nations
Zambia won 8–7 on penalties
Date 12 February 2012
Venue Stade d’Angondjé, Libreville
Referee Badara Diatta (Senegal)

How many Nations Cup has Nigeria won?

Governed by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), they are three-time Africa Cup of Nations winners, with their most recent title in 2013.

Nigeria national football team.

FIFA ranking
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances 19 (first in 1963)
Best result Champions (1980, 1994, 2013)
African Nations Championship
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Did Ghana qualify Caf?

Group C of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification tournament was one of the twelve groups that decided the teams which qualified for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament.

Standings.

Team v t e Ghana
Pts 13
Qualification Final tournament
2–0

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 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 the first African Cup of Nations?

Raafat Attia scored the first ever goal at the Africa Cup of Nations; in the first match of the inaugural tournament on 10 February 1957, he got the opening goal for Egypt against hosts Sudan in a 2–1 victory.

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 Zambia won the African Cup of Nations?

The team has three Africa Cup of Nations final appearances to its credit, winning the 2012 tournament with victory over Ivory Coast in 2012 Africa Cup of Nations final, The team has never qualified for the FIFA World Cup finals, The team represents both FIFA and Confederation of African Football (CAF).

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Is Zambia qualified for Afcon 2021?

Group H of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification tournament was one of the twelve groups that decided the teams which qualified for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament. The group consisted of four teams: Algeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Botswana.

Standings.

Team v t e Zambia
3–3
1–2

Which group is Zambia?

Africa Cup of Nations Qualification – Group H

Pos Team PTS
1 Algeria 14
2 Zimbabwe 8
3 Zambia 7
4 Botswana 4

Why is Nigeria not in FIFA?

Unfortunately the Super Eagles, Nigeria’s senior team have never gone beyond the second round of the FIFA World Cup. Some of reasons for this failure are lack of infrastructure and investment, poor coaches, and lack of discipline in the team. There is always conflict between the players and the administrators.

Who is the greatest Nigerian footballer?

Former Nigeria striker and coach Daniel Amokachi has named former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel as the greatest Nigerian player ever. Mikel enjoyed a successful international career with the Super Eagles before his retirement last July.

Who gave name Nigeria?

The name “Nigeria” was coined by the future Lady Lugard in an 1897 London Times article. With Lord Lugard’s arbitrary conception of Nigeria in mind, one can begin to see the many and varied problems colonialism created in Nigeria, across West Africa, and around the world.

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