Cape Verde

Past Match Results

2015-01-26

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Finals

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Cape Verde 0 v 0 Zambia

2015-01-22

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Finals

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Cape Verde 0 v 0 Congo-Kinshasa

2015-01-18

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Finals

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Tunisie 1 v 1 Cape Verde

2014-11-19

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers

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Zambia 1 v 0 Cape Verde

2014-11-15

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers

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Cape Verde 3 v 1 Niger

2015 Africa Cup of Nations Finals


Fernando Varela of Cape Verde scores with a header, helping his team make history by qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals in their first Africa Cup of Nations finals.

Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.


First Round

2015-01-18 Tunisie  1 v 1 Cape Verde View »
2015-01-22 Cape Verde  0 v 0 Congo-Kinshasa View »
2015-01-26 Cape Verde  0 v 0 Zambia View »

B Tables

  GP W D L F A Dif P
Tunisie 3 1 2 0 4 3 1 5
Congo-Kinshasa 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
Cape Verde 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 3
Zambia 3 0 2 1 2 3 -1 2



2015 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers


Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.


Preliminaries

2014-09-06 Niger  1 v 3 Cape Verde View »
2014-09-10 Cape Verde  2 v 1 Zambia View »
2014-10-11 Mozambique  2 v 0 Cape Verde View »
2014-10-15 Cape Verde  1 v 0 Mozambique View »
2014-11-15 Cape Verde  3 v 1 Niger View »
2014-11-19 Zambia  1 v 0 Cape Verde View »

F Tables

  GP W D L F A Dif P
Cape Verde 6 4 0 2 9 6 3 12
Zambia 6 3 2 1 6 2 4 11
Mozambique 6 1 3 2 4 4 0 6
Niger 6 0 3 3 4 11 -7 3



2013 Africa Cup of Nations Finals


Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.

Quarter-finals

2013-02-02 Ghana  2 v 0 Cape Verde View »


Group Matches

2013-01-19 South Africa  0 v 0 Cape Verde View »
2013-01-23 Morocco  1 v 1 Cape Verde View »
2013-01-27 Cape Verde  2 v 1 Angola View »

Group A Tables

  GP W D L F A Dif P
Cote d'Ivoire 3 2 1 0 7 3 4 7
Ghana 3 2 1 0 6 2 4 7
Burkina Faso 3 1 2 0 5 1 4 5
South Africa 3 1 2 0 4 2 2 5
Nigeria 3 1 2 0 4 2 2 5
Cape Verde 3 1 2 0 3 2 1 5
Togo 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 4
Mali 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4
Tunisie 3 1 1 1 2 4 -2 4
Morocco 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
DR Congo 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3
Zambia 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
Algeria 3 0 1 2 2 5 -3 1
Angola 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3 1
Niger 3 0 1 2 0 4 -4 1
Ethiopia 3 0 1 2 1 7 -6 1



2014 World Cup Qualifiers - African Matches


Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.

Qualifications

2012-06-02 Sierra Leone  2 v 1 Cape Verde View »
2012-06-09 Cape Verde  1 v 2 Tunisie View »




2013 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers


Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.

Second round

2012-06-16 Cape Verde  3 v 1 Madagascar View »


First round

2012-02-29 Madagascar  0 v 4 Cape Verde View »




2012 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers


Despite never having qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, Cape Verde has entered the campaign for Gabon/Equatorial Guinea 2012 with confidence. After an international friendly against Portugal ahead of the 2010 World Cup that resulted in a goalless draw, the Tubarões Azuis (Blue Sharks) drew strength from the result. Several of their own players play in Portugal, allowing them rare insight into the European squad's inner workings. The Blue Sharks have won several international competitions, such as the 2000 Amilar Cabral Cup and the Gold Medal in the 2009 Lusophony Games and while qualifying for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations presents them with the opportunity to claim the title of the best team on the continent, they have an uphill battle ahead, having been grouped with Mali, Liberia and Zimbabwe.

Preliminaries

2010-09-04 Cape Verde  1 v 0 Mali View »
2010-10-10 Zimbabwe  0 v 0 Cape Verde View »
2011-03-26 Cape Verde  4 v 2 Liberia View »
2011-06-05 Liberia  1 v 0 Cape Verde View »
2011-09-03 Mali  3 v 0 Cape Verde View »
2011-10-08 Cape Verde  2 v 1 Zimbabwe View »

Group A Tables

  GP W D L F A Dif P
Mali 6 4 0 2 9 5 4 12
Cape Verde 6 3 1 2 7 7 0 10
Zimbabwe 6 2 2 2 7 5 2 8
Liberia 6 1 1 4 6 12 -6 4



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