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World Cup Argentina 1978 African Qualifiers

Preliminary Round

07.03.1976 Sierra Leone 5 - 1 Niger  
21.03.1976 Niger 2 - 1 Sierra Leone [AG: 6 - 3 to Sierra Leone]
 
13.03.1976 Upper Volta 1 - 1 Mauritania
28.03.1976 Mauritania 0 - 2 Upper Volta [AG: 3 - 1 to Upper Volta]

First Round

01.04.1976 Algeria 1 - 0 Libya  
16.04.1976 Libya 0 - 0 Algeria [AG: 1 - 0 to Algeria]
 
12.12.1976 Morocco 1 - 1 Tunisia
09.01.1977 Tunisia 1 aet 1 Morocco [AG: 2 - 2 Tunisia won 4-2 on penalties]
 
17.10.1976 Togo 1 - 0 Senegal
31.10.1976 Senegal 1 - 1 Togo [AG: 2 - 1 to Togo]
 
10.10.1976 Ghana 2 - 1 Guinea
31.10.1976 Guinea 2 - 1 Ghana [AG: 3 - 3 play-off required]
[Play-off - fixture played in Togo:]
16.01.1977 Guinea 2 - 0 Ghana
 
16.10.1976 Sierra Leone 0 - 0 Nigeria
30.10.1976 Nigeria 6 - 2 Sierra Leone [AG: 6 - 2 to Nigeria]
 
17.10.1976 Congo 2 - 2 Cameroon
31.10.1976 Cameroon 1 - 2 Congo [abandoned at 1-2; awarded 1-2 to Congo; AG: 4 - 3 to Congo]
 
04.09.1976 Upper Volta 1 - 1 Ivory Coast
26.09.1976 Ivory Coast 2 - 0 Upper Volta [AG: 3 - 1 to Ivory Coast]
 
29.10.1976 Egypt 3 - 0 Ethiopia
14.11.1976 Ethiopia 1 - 2 Egypt [AG: 5 - 1 to Egypt]
 
09.05.1976 Zambia 4 - 0 Malawi
30.05.1976 Malawi 0 - 1 Zambia [AG: 5 - 0 to Zambia]
 
Zaire w/o Central African Republic (withdrew)
Kenya w/o Sudan (withdrew)
Uganda w/o Tanzania (withdrew)

Second Round

06.02.1977 Tunisia 2 - 0 Algeria  
28.02.1977 Algeria 1 - 1 Tunisia [AG: 3 - 1 to Tunisia]
 
13.02.1977 Togo 0 - 2 Guinea
27.02.1977 Guinea 2 - 1 Togo [AG: 4 - 1 to Guinea]
 
13.02.1977 Ivory Coast 3 - 2 Congo
27.02.1977 Congo 1 - 3 Ivory Coast [AG: 6 - 3 to Ivory Coast]
 
06.02.1977 Kenya 0 - 0 Egypt
27.02.1977 Egypt 1 - 0 Kenya [AG: 1 - 0 to Egypt]
 
13.02.1977 Uganda 1 - 0 Zambia
27.02.1977 Zambia 4 - 2 Uganda [AG: 4 - 3 to Zambia]
 
Nigeria w/o Zaire (withdrew)

Third Round

05.06.1977 Guinea 1 - 0 Tunisia  
19.06.1977 Tunisia 3 - 1 Guinea [AG: 3 - 2 to Tunisia]
 
10.07.1977 Nigeria 4 - 0 Ivory Coast
25.07.1977 Ivory Coast 2 - 2 Nigeria [AG: 6 - 2 to Nigeria]
 
15.07.1977 Egypt 2 - 0 Zambia
31.07.1977 Zambia 0 - 0 Egypt [AG: 2 - 0 to Egypt]

Final Round

25.09.1977 Tunisia 0 - 0 Nigeria  
08.10.1977 Nigeria 4 - 0 Egypt
21.10.1977 Egypt 3 - 1 Nigeria
12.11.1977 Nigeria 0 - 1 Tunisia
25.11.1977 Egypt 3 - 2 Tunisia
11.12.1977 Tunisia 4 - 1 Egypt
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * TUNISIA 4 2 1 1 7 4 +3 5
2 Egypt 4 2 0 2 7 11 -4 4
3 Nigeria 4 1 1 2 5 4 +1 3