1977 African Youth Qualifying for World Cup

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1977 African Youth Qualifying for World Cup
Teams  (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions  Ivory Coast
 Morocco
1979

The 1977 African Youth Qualifying for World Cup was the first qualifying tournament into the FIFA World Youth Championship. Côte d'Ivoire and Morocco qualified to the 1977 FIFA World Youth Championship in Tunisia.

Final round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Guinea Guinea 0 - 4 Morocco Morocco 0 - 1 0 - 3
Egypt Egypt 3-3 1 Ivory Coast Côte d'Ivoire 1 - 0 2 - 3[1]

^ The match was abandoned with Côte d'Ivoire leading 3-2 after Egypt walked off to protest the awarding of a penalty against them; Côte d'Ivoire qualified.

Qualification to World Youth Championship[edit]

The two best performing teams qualified for the 1977 FIFA World Youth Championship.

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