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Morocco wins African blind football championships

Date: October 26, 2015

Category: Football

Morocco has retained the title of African champions in blind football with a 2-0 victory over hosts Cameroon at the IBSA Blind Football African Championships.

The final was played yesterday afternoon in front of a packed crowd in Douala, Cameroon.

Player of the tournament and top scorer was Moroco's Hattab, while the award for goalkeeper of the tournament went to Cameroon's Nyobia.

In addition to the title, Morocco has secured the final slot for the blind football tournament at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

Caption: Morocco raises the cup (Photo: CECIFOOTIMPACTS).

In yesterday's other match, Mali beat Senegal 1-0 to take third place.

Final standings 

1 Morocco
2 Cameroon
3 Mali
4 Senegal
5 Ivory Coast
6 Egypt

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