Both teams had already clashed in the group stage with a draw of 1 goal everywhere.
In the third place match played Saturday, Morocco and Tunisia have had to resort to penalty kicks to decide (11-10, 1-1 regular time).
At the end of regulation time, the Atlas Cubs and the Carthage Eaglets were separated on a score of a goal everywhere. With Tunisians who found the first flaw in this meeting. Hazem Haj Hassen takes over a poorly rejected ball by the Moroccan goal.
It took the second period of game to see the host of the 10th African Cup Under-17 restore parity.
Finally, after a marathon session of penalties which has also seen the guardians also participate, Tunisia won the bronze medal in this competition.
CÃ´te d’Ivoire overwhelmed Nigeria in the grand final of the competition over penalty shootouts (5-4) and became the African champion of this 10th edition of the African Cup of Nations under-17 held in Morocco.