Category:1959 African Cup of Nations
|Location||Mokhtar El-Tetsh Stadium, Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt|
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- English: The 1959 African Cup of Nations was the 2nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, the biennial football tournament for nations affiliated to the Confederation of African Football (CAF). The tournament was staged in the venue of Cairo, Egypt, between 22 and 29 May 1959. Note: From 1958 to 1961 Egypt was part of the United Arab Republic, a short-lived confederation between it and Syria.