1991 African Women's Championship
|Dates||February 16 – June 30|
|Teams||8 (from 1 confederation)|
|Champions||Nigeria (1st title)|
|Goals scored||22 (3.67 per match)|
The 1991 Women's African Football Championship was the first staging of the CAF Women's Championship, the women's football championship in Africa (CAF). It determined the CAF's single qualifier for the FIFA Women's World Cup 1991. Nigeria won the tournament, defeating Cameroon in the final.
Eight teams were scheduled originally to play in the tournament, but half of them withdrew, causing only four teams to compete actively for the right to represent Africa in the World Cup. Cameroon in fact reached the final by default.
In the tournament, 22 goals were scored in 6 games.
The eight participating teams were:
- Nigeria win 7–2 on aggregate.
- Senegal withdraw. Guinea advance.
- Zimbabwe withdraw. Zambia advance.
- Congo withdraw. Cameroon advance.
- Nigeria win 7–0 on aggregate.
- Zambia withdraw. Cameroon advance.
- Nigeria win 6–0 on aggregate.
|1991 Women's African Football Championship Winners|
|Eliminated in the second round|
|Eliminated in the first round|
Team(s) rendered in italics represent(s) the host nation(s).
(1) – Total games lost not counted in total games played (total games lost = total games won)
(2) – Total number of games drawn (tied) for all teams = Total number of games drawn (tied) ÷ 2 (both teams involved)
- Results at RSSSF.com