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Cameroon
Nickname(s) Les Lions Indomptables
(The Indomitable Lions)
Association Fédération Camerounaise de Football
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Sub-confederation UNIFFAC
(Central Africa)
Head coach Clarence Seedorf
Captain Michael Ngadeu-Ngadjui
Most caps Rigobert Song (137)
Top scorer Samuel Eto'o (56)
Home stadium Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo
FIFA code CMR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 56 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)
Highest 11 (November 2006 – January 2007, November – December 2009)
Lowest 79 (February – March 2013)
Elo ranking
Current 59 Decrease 8 (3 March 2019)
Highest 12 (June 2003)
Lowest 76 (April 1995)
First international
 Belgian Congo 3–2 French Cameroon
(Belgian Congo; September 1956)
Biggest win
 Cameroon 9–0 Chad 
(DR Congo; April 1965)
Biggest defeat
 Norway 6–1 Cameroon 
(Oslo, Norway; 31 October 1990)
 Russia 6–1 Cameroon 
(Palo Alto, California, United States; 28 June 1994)
 Costa Rica 5–0 Cameroon 
(San José, Costa Rica; 9 March 1997)
World Cup
Appearances 7 (first in 1982)
Best result Quarter-finals, 1990
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances 19 (first in 1970)
Best result Champions, 1984, 1988, 2000, 2002, 2017
African Nations Championship
Appearances 1 (first in 2016)
Best result Quarter-finals, 2016
Confederations Cup
Appearances 3 (first in 2001)
Best result Runners-up, 2003

Cameroon national football team is the national football team of Cameroon.


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