Football at the Indian Ocean Island Games

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Football at the Indian Ocean Island Games
Founded 1947 (1979 in its current format)
Region Indian Ocean
Number of teams 7
Current champions  Réunion
Most successful club(s)  Réunion (4 titles)
Football at the 2015 Indian Ocean Island Games

The association football tournament at the Indian Ocean Island Games (French: Jeux des îles de l'océan Indien) which is organised every 4 years for the Islands in the Indian Ocean. (The Maldives have occasionally been invited)

From 1947 until 1963 a precursor called Triangulaire was organized between Madagascar, Mauritius and Réunion Island. The first official edition of Indian Ocean Island Games was held in 1979.

Participants[edit]

Past results[edit]

[1]

Year Host Final Third Place Match
Champion Score Second Place Third Place Score Fourth Place
1979
Details
 Réunion
Réunion
2 - 1
Seychelles

Comoros
1
Mauritius
1985
Details
 Mauritius
Mauritius
4 - 4
(4 - 2 pen)

Réunion

Comoros
2
Madagascar
1990
Details
 Madagascar
Madagascar
5 - 1
Mauritius

Seychelles
3 - 1
Comoros
1993
Details
 Seychelles
Madagascar
1 - 0
Réunion

Mauritius
6 - 2
Seychelles
1998
Details
 Réunion
Réunion
3 - 3
(7 - 6 pen)

Madagascar

Seychelles
4 - 3
Mauritius
2003
Details
 Mauritius
Mauritius
2 - 1
Réunion

Seychelles
2 - 0
Comoros
2007
Details
 Madagascar
Réunion
1 - 1
(7 - 6 pen)

Madagascar

Mayotte
1 - 1
(4 - 2 pen)

Mauritius
2011
Details
 Seychelles
Seychelles
1 - 1
(4 - 3 pen)

Mauritius

Réunion
1 - 0
Mayotte
2015
Details
 Réunion
Réunion
3–1
Mayotte

Mauritius
3 - 1
Madagascar

1 The match was scratched and Comoros were awarded third place as Mauritius were unable to travel to Réunion for the match.

2 The match was scratched and Comoros were awarded third place as Madagascar failed to appear at the stadium for the match.

Final Positions[edit]

Team Champions Runners-up Third-place Fourth-place Participation
 Réunion 4 (1979, 1998, 2007,2015) 3 (1985, 1993, 2003) 1 (2011) 8
 Mauritius 2 (1985, 2003) 2 (1990, 2011) 2 (1993, 2015) 3 (1979, 1998, 2007) 9
 Madagascar 2 (1990, 1993) 2 (1998, 2007) 1 (1985, 2015) 7
 Seychelles 1 (2011) 1 (1979) 3 (1990, 1998, 2003) 1 (1993) 8
 Comoros 2 (1979, 1985) 2 (1990, 2003) 8
 Mayotte 1 (2015) 1 (2007) 1 (2011) 2
 Maldives 3

Women's tournament[edit]

In 2015 a women's tournament was held.

Year Winner Runner-up 3rd place 4th place
2015
Réunion

Madagascar

Mayotte

Seychelles

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jeux des Iles de l'Océan Indien (Indian Ocean Games)". RSSSF. Retrieved 24 January 2017.