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The 1984 African Cup of Nations was the 14th edition of the African Cup of Nations, the soccer championship of Africa (CAF). It was hosted by Côte d'Ivoire. Just like in 1982, the field of eight teams was split into two groups of four. Cameroon won its first championship, beating Nigeria in the final 3-1.

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Participants

Final round

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Group A

All matches played in Abidjan.

4 March 1984

Côte d'Ivoire  3 - 0  Togo
Egypt  1 - 0  Cameroon

7 March 1984

Cameroon  4 - 1  Togo
Egypt  2 - 1  Côte d'Ivoire

10 March 1984

Egypt  0 - 0  Togo
Cameroon  2 - 0  Côte d'Ivoire
M W D L GF GA Pts
 Egypt 3 2 1 0 3 1 5
 Cameroon 3 2 0 1 6 2 4
 Côte d'Ivoire 3 1 0 2 4 4 2
 Togo 3 0 1 2 1 7 1

Group B

All matches played in Bouaké.

5 March 1984

Nigeria  2 - 1  Ghana
Algeria  3 - 0  Malawi

8 March 1984

Malawi  2 - 2  Nigeria
Algeria  2 - 0  Ghana

11 March 1984

Algeria  0-0  Nigeria
Ghana  1-0  Malawi
M W D L GF GA Pts
 Algeria 3 2 1 0 5 0 5
 Nigeria 3 1 2 0 4 3 4
 Ghana 3 1 0 2 2 4 2
 Malawi 3 0 1 2 2 6 1

Semi-Finals

14 March 1984

Egypt  2 - 2  Nigeria (extra time) (7-8 p.k.)
Algeria  0 - 0  Cameroon (extra time) (4-5 p.k.)

3rd/4th places

17 March in Abidjan

Algeria  3 - 1  Egypt

Final

18 March in Abidjan

Cameroon  3 - 1  Nigeria
 African Cup of Nations 1984 Champions 

Cameroon
1st title

Best Scorers

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