Cameroon won gold at the Sydney Olympics 20 years ago Geremi was captain of the Indomitable Lions at the time Former player shares his memories with FIFA.com Twenty years ago to the day, the Indomitable Lions achieved one of the greatest feats in the history of Cameroonian sport by beating Spain in the final of the Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Sydney 2000 (2-2, 5-3 PSO) to secure the country’s first Olympic gold medal.
The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon will face Japan in a friendly match on October 9 as part of their preparation towards the third round of group matches in the 2021 Total Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers which are scheduled for November. Cameroon will take advantage of the next FIFA international friendly window as African squads prepare for their first matches since the COVID-19 pandemic halted sporting events in the world in March.
The Indomitable Lions will face Japan in a friendly encounter during their training session in the Netherlands next month. In less than a month the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon will begin training in the Netherlands ahead of a friendly match against Japan. The training camp has been billed for October 5 to 13, 2020.