Football at the 1971 Mediterranean Games

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1971 Mediterranean Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host countryTurkey
City İzmir
Dates6 – 16 October
Teams8 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
ChampionsFlag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Ol. (1st title)
Runners-upFlag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia
Third place Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey B
Fourth placeFlag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt
Tournament statistics
Matches played12
Goals scored24 (2 per match)
1967
1975

The 1971 Mediterranean Games football tournament was the 6th edition of the Mediterranean Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in İzmir, Turkey between the 6–16 October 1971 as part of the 1971 Mediterranean Games.

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Participating teams

The following countries have participated for the final tournament:

FederationNation
CAF Africa Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt
Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco
Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia
AFC Asia Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria
UEFA Europe Flag of France.svg France B (holders)
Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol.
Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey B (hosts)
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Ol.

Venues

CitiesVenuesCapacity
İzmir İzmir Atatürk Stadium 70 000

Squads

Tournament

All times local : Time zone (UTC+3)

Key to colours in group tables
Advance to the Final
Advance to the Third place match
Advance to the Fifth place match

Group stage

Group A

TeamPldWDLGFGAGDPts
Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia 321031+25
Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey B 321031+25
Flag of France.svg France B 310223−12
Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria 300314−30

Tunisia won group on draw.

Turkey B Flag of Turkey.svg 2 – 1Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria
Soccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svg
France B Flag of France.svg 1 – 2Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia
Soccerball shade.svg Chakroun Soccerball shade.svg 85', 86'

Turkey B Flag of Turkey.svg 0 – 0Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia
France B Flag of France.svg 1 – 0Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria
Soccerball shade.svg

Tunisia  Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg1 – 0Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria
Khouini Soccerball shade.svg 79'
Attendance: 60 000
France B Flag of France.svg 0 – 1 Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey B
Soccerball shade.svg

Group B

TeamPldWDLGFGAGDPts
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Ol. 211072+53
Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt 20201102
Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol. 201116−51
Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco (disqualified)00000000
Yugoslavia Ol.  Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg6 – 1Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol.
Soccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svg
Egypt  Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg0 – 1Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco
Faras Soccerball shade.svg 34'

Yugoslavia Ol.  Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg1 – 1Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt
Soccerball shade.svg Mekhaimar Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Morocco  Flag of Morocco.svg1 – 0Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol.
Soccerball shade.svg

Yugoslavia Ol.  Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg1 – 0
(Abandoned)
Flag of Morocco.svg  Morocco
Novak Soccerball shade.svg

Match abandoned at 1-0, Morocco walked off after two players sent off. Morocco disqualified and all their results annulled

Greece Ol.  Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg0 – 0Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt

Knockout stage

Fifth place match

France B Flag of France.svg 3 – 1Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol.
Soccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svgSoccerball shade.svg

Third place match

Turkey B Flag of Turkey.svg 1 – 0 (a.e.t.)Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt
Soccerball shade.svg

Final

Tunisia  Flag of Tunisia.svg0 – 1Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Ol.
Novak Soccerball shade.svg
Attendance: 30 000

Tournament classification

RankTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPts
1Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg  Yugoslavia Ol. 321082+65
2Flag of Tunisia (1959-1999).svg  Tunisia 421132+15
3 Flag of Turkey.svg Turkey B 431041+37
4Flag of the United Arab Republic.svg  Egypt 302112–12
Eliminated in the group stage
5 Flag of France.svg France B 420254+14
6Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg  Greece Ol. 301229–71
7Flag of Iraq (1963-1991); Flag of Syria (1963-1972).svg  Syria 300314–30

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