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Football At the 1979 Mediterranean Games
1979 Mediterranean Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host countryYugoslavia
CitySplit
Dates21 - 29 September
Teams8 (from 2 confederations)
Final positions
Champions Yugoslavia Ol.
Runners-upFrance France B
Third place Algeria
Fourth place Greece Ol.
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored45 (2.81 per match)
1975
1983

The 1979 Mediterranean Games football tournament was the 8th edition of the Mediterranean Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Split, Yugoslavia between 21 and 29 September 1979 as part of the 1979 Mediterranean Games and was contested by 8 teams.[1]

Participating teams

Eight teams took part in the tournament.

Squads

Venues

Cities Venues Capacity
Split Stadion Poljud 35,000
?ibenik Stadion Rade Kon?ar 8,000
Omi? Omi? Stadium

Tournament

All times local : Time zone (UTC+1)

Key to colours in group tables
Advance to the Semi-finals

Group stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Yugoslavia Ol. 3 3 0 0 10 2 +8 6
 Greece Ol. 3 1 1 1 6 8 −2 3
 Morocco 3 0 2 1 2 3 −1 2
 Egypt 3 0 1 2 2 7 −5 1
Attendance: 18,000
Referee: René Vigliani (France)

Egypt 0 - 0 Morocco
Yugoslavia Ol. 5 - 1 Greece Ol.
Sli?kovi? Goal 32
Pa?i? Goal 43
Janjanin Goal 6269
Primorac Goal 83
Kourouzidis Goal 79
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Paolo Bergamo (Italy)

Greece Ol. 4 - 2 Egypt
? GoalGoalGoalGoal Nouh Goal 333
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Ozborgul (Turkey)

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
France France B 3 1 2 0 4 3 +1 4
 Algeria 3 1 2 0 3 2 +1 4
Turkey Turkey B 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
 Tunisia 3 0 1 2 2 4 −2 1
Omi? Stadium, Omi?
Attendance: 5,000
Turkey B Turkey1 - 0 Tunisia
? Goal

Algeria 1 - 1 Tunisia
Bousri Goal 38 Bayari Goal 5
Omi? Stadium, Omi?
France B France1 - 1Turkey Turkey B
? Goal ? Goal

Omi? Stadium, Omi?
Attendance: 5,000
France B France2 - 1 Tunisia
? GoalGoal Hergal Goal 75

Knockout stage

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
27 September
 
 
France France B2
 
29 September - Split
 
 Greece Ol.1
 
 Yugoslavia Ol.3
 
27 September - ?ibenik
 
France France B0
 
 Yugoslavia Ol.3
 
 
 Algeria2
 
Third place
 
 
29 September - Split
 
 
 Algeria2
 
 
 Greece Ol.1

Semi-finals

France B France2 - 1 Greece Ol.
? GoalGoal ? Goal

Third place match

Algeria 2 - 1 Greece Ol.
Belloumi Goal 10
Assad Goal (pen.)
Cirikas Goal 20

Final

Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Paolo Bergamo (Italy)

Tournament classification

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Yugoslavia Ol. 5 5 0 0 16 4 +12 10
2 France France B 5 2 2 1 6 7 -1 6
3  Algeria 5 2 2 1 7 6 +1 6
4  Greece Ol. 5 1 1 3 8 12 -4 3
Eliminated in the group stage
5 Turkey Turkey B 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
6  Morocco 3 0 2 1 2 3 -1 2
7  Tunisia 3 0 1 2 2 4 -2 1
8  Egypt 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 1

References

  1. ^ "Split in History: 8th Mediterranean Games in 1979". Total Croatia News. Daniela Rogulj. May 4, 2017.

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