International tournaments in Cape Verde in 1985

The following two international football tournaments were played as part of the celebrations commemorating the 10th anniversary of the independence of Cape Verde in 1985.

Torneio Internacional de Futebol dos 'Cinco' (Cape Verde) 1985

The 'Cinco' are the five Portuguese-speaking African countries, known collectively as PALOP (Países Africanos de Língua Oficial Portuguesa). This tournament was also referred to as Torneio Internacional de Futebol dos PALOP.

Played at Estádio da Várzea, Praia.

Preliminary round
30-Jun-1985 Angola        3-2 Sao Tome and Principe

 1-Jul-1985 Cape Verde    2-1 Guinea-Bissau          [AET]
 2-Jul-1985 Mozambique    3-2 Angola

Third place match
 3-Jul-1985 Angola        3-1 Guinea-Bissau

 4-Jul-1985 Cape Verde    0-0 Mozambique             [AET; 1-4 pen]

Final ranking:
 2.Cape Verde
 5.Sao Tome and Principe

Taça Amizade (Cape Verde) 1985

Also referred to as Taça Amizade PALOP, and as Torneio do Mindelo.

Played at Estádio da Fontinha, Mindelo.

  -Jul-1985 Cape Verde    0-0 Angola                 [AET; 3-4 pen]
 7-Jul-1985 Mozambique    3-3 Guinea-Bissau          [5-4 pen; no extra time]

No third place match

 9-Jul-1985 Angola        1-0 Mozambique

Torneio dos 'Cinco' 1987 (São Tomé)

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