FACTfile on... Cameroon
THE Cameroon national football team, nicknamed Les Lions Indomptables - The Indomitable Lions - is Africa’s most successful side.
Cameroon has qualified for the World Cup six times - in 1982, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2002 and 2010.
This number of qualifications is more than any other African nation.
Cameroon were the first African team to reach the quarter-final of the World Cup, in 1990.
They have also won four African Cup of Nations.
Football is not their only successful sport - the nation took a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.
Cameroon, in western Africa, is home to over 200 different ethnic and linguistic groups.
The country is well known for its native styles of music, particularly makossa and bikutsi.
English and French are the official languages.