First stage

Group 1st Stage
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
08 May 80 Libya2:1 (1:0)Gambia
18 May 80 Ethiopia0:0Zambia
31 May 80 Sierra Leone2:2 (0:0)Algeria
01 June 80 Zambia4:0 (2:0)Ethiopia
13 June 80 Algeria3:1 (1:0)Sierra Leone
22 June 80 Guinea3:1 (1:1)Lesotho
22 June 80 Senegal0:1 (0:1)Morocco
29 June 80 Cameroon3:0 (1:0)Malawi
29 June 80 Tunisia2:0 (1:0)Nigeria
05 July 80 Kenya3:1 (1:1)Tanzania
06 July 80 Morocco0:0Senegal
06 July 80 Lesotho1:1 (0:1)Guinea
06 July 80 Gambia0:0Libya
12 July 80 Nigeria2:0 (1:0) 4:3 PSOTunisia
13 July 80 Zaire5:2 (1:1)Mozambique
16 July 80 Niger0:0Somalia
19 July 80 Tanzania5:0 (1:0)Kenya
20 July 80 Malawi1:1 (0:0)Cameroon
27 July 80 Somalia1:1 (0:1)Niger
27 July 80 Mozambique1:2 (0:2)Zaire

Second stage

Group 2nd Stage
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
12 October 80 Cameroon2:0 (0:0)Zimbabwe
16 November 80 Zimbabwe1:0 (1:0)Cameroon
16 November 80 Madagascar1:1 (1:0)Zaire
16 November 80 Morocco2:0 (2:0)Zambia
30 November 80 Zambia2:0 a.e.t. (2:0, 0:0) 4:5 PSOMorocco
06 December 80 Nigeria1:1 (1:0)Tanzania
07 December 80 Liberia0:0Guinea
12 December 80 Algeria2:0 (2:0)Sudan
14 December 80 Niger0:1 (0:0)Togo
20 December 80 Tanzania0:2 (0:1)Nigeria
21 December 80 Guinea1:0 (1:0)Liberia
21 December 80 Zaire3:2 (2:2)Madagascar
28 December 80 Sudan1:1 (0:0)Algeria
28 December 80 Togo1:2 (0:0)Niger

Third stage

Group 3rd Stage
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
12 April 81 Zaire1:0 (1:0)Cameroon
12 April 81 Guinea1:1 (0:1)Nigeria
25 April 81 Nigeria1:0 (0:0)Guinea
26 April 81 Cameroon6:1 (3:0)Zaire
26 April 81 Morocco1:0 (1:0)Egypt
01 May 81 Algeria4:0 (1:0)Niger
08 May 81 Egypt0:0Morocco
31 May 81 Niger1:0 (0:0)Algeria

Fourth stage

Group 4th Stage
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
10 October 81 Nigeria0:2 (0:2)Algeria
30 October 81 Algeria2:1 (1:1)Nigeria
15 November 81 Morocco0:2 (0:2)Cameroon
29 November 81 Cameroon2:1 (1:1)Morocco

Tournaments
FIFA World Cup™ Final All editions