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1986 African Cup of Nations

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Host country  Egypt
Champions  Egypt (3rd title)
Fourth place  Morocco
Best player  Roger Milla
Top scorer  Roger Milla
Venue(s)  2 (in 2 host cities)
Runners-up  Cameroon
Matches played  16
Dates  7 Mar 1986 – 21 Mar 1986
Teams  8
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Champion  Egypt national football team
Third place  Ivory Coast national football team
Similar  1984 African Cup of N, 1988 African Cup of N, 1982 African Cup of N, 1957 African Cup of N, 1990 African Cup of N

The 1986 African Cup of Nations was the 15th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, a football championship of Africa (CAF). It was hosted by Egypt. Just like in 1984, the field of eight teams was split into two groups of four. Egypt won its third championship, beating Cameroon on penalty kicks 5−4 after a goalless draw.


Qualified teams

The 8 qualified teams are:


4 goals
  • Roger Milla
  • 3 goals
    2 goals
    1 goal
    Own goal
  • Jones Chilengi (against Morocco)
  • References

    1986 African Cup of Nations Wikipedia

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