Africa cup of nations | Country with most AFCON titles | 2023 draw

Africa’s most prestigious football tournaments, AFCON

Four time African champions Ghana Black Stars

The Africa cup of nations also known as African nations cup is the most prestigious football (soccer) competition in the African continent.

The competition is contested by national teams from Africa and is organized by the Confédération of African Football (CAF). The format for the tournament has changed over time, with the number of teams increasing from 3 in 1957 to, after several expansions, 24 in 2019.

Which country has won the most Africa cup of nations title

Egypt stands as the most successful nation in the history of the AFCON tournament. The Pharaoh’s have won the trophy for an unprecedented seven times. Below is a break down of all countries who have won the tile:

yearwinnerrunner-up
1957EgyptEthiopia
1959EgyptSudan
1962EthiopiaEgypt
1963GhanaSudan
1965GhanaTunisia
1968Congo (Kinshasa)Ghana
1970SudanGhana
1972Congo (Brazzaville)Mali
1974ZaireZambia
1976MoroccoGuinea
1978GhanaUganda
1980NigeriaAlgeria
1982GhanaLibya
1984CameroonNigeria
1986EgyptCameroon
1988CameroonNigeria
1990AlgeriaNigeria
1992Côte d’IvoireGhana
1994NigeriaZambia
1996South AfricaTunisia
1998EgyptSouth Africa
2000CameroonNigeria
2002CameroonSenegal
2004TunisiaMorocco
2006EgyptCôte d’Ivoire
2008EgyptCameroon
2010EgyptGhana
2012ZambiaCôte d’Ivoire
2013*NigeriaBurkina Faso
2015Côte d’IvoireGhana
2017CameroonEgypt
2019AlgeriaSenegal
2021**SenegalEgypt
*Finals held in even-numbered years 1968–2012; held in odd-numbered years from 2013.
** due to covid-19, the tournament was moved from 2021 to 2022
2021 Africa cup of nations champions Senegal

Who won Africa cup of nations in 2021

Fellowing the outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic, the 2021 cup of nations edition was held in 2022. Senegal emerged as the eventual winners after beating Egypt on penalties.

African Cup of nations 2023 qualifiers draw

The 2023 saw for the African Cup of nations features some intriguing fixtures. Below is the groups for all countries;

2023 cup of nations draw

Which country will host the 2023 Afcon

Côte d’Ivoire or Ivory Coast will host the 2023 edition of the Africa cup of nations. The Elephant have won the competition twice in their history.