Africa Cup of Nations 1996

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
South Africa
1688
33rd
1673down
36th
320141+36
2.
Egypt
1641
44th
1658up
40th
320143+16
3.
Cameroon
1548
67th
1554up
65th
311157-24
4.
Angola
1449
93rd
1441down
96th
301246-21
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 13th, 1996 in South Africa1706 (+18)
33rd (-)
1706
+18
33rd
-
South Africa
3 - 0
Cameroon
1706 (+18)
33rd (-)
1530
-18
73rd
-6
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1653 (+12)
41st (+3)
1653
+12
41st
+3
Egypt
2 - 1
Angola
1653 (+12)
41st (+3)
1437
-12
96th
-3
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1563 (+33)
64th (+9)
1563
+33
64th
+9
Cameroon
2 - 1
Egypt
1563 (+33)
64th (+9)
1620
-33
49th
-8
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1711
+5
34th
-
South Africa
1 - 0
Angola
1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1432
-5
98th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1441 (+9)
96th (+2)
1441
+9
96th
+2
Angola
3 - 3
Cameroon
1441 (+9)
96th (+2)
1554
-9
65th
-1
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1673 (-38)
36th (-2)
1673
-38
36th
-2
South Africa
0 - 1
Egypt
1673 (-38)
36th (-2)
1658
+38
40th
+10

Group B


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Zambia
1622
49th
1670up
37th
321091+87
2.
Algeria
1570
61st
1621up
49th
321041+37
3.
Sierra Leone
1539
69th
1489down
83rd
310227-53
4.
Burkina Faso
1418
104th
1369down
114th
300339-60
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1574 (+4)
60th (+1)
1574
+4
60th
+1
Algeria
0 - 0
Zambia
1574 (+4)
60th (+1)
1618
-4
50th
-1
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1556 (+17)
66th (+3)
1556
+17
66th
+3
Sierra Leone
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1556 (+17)
66th (+3)
1401
-17
106th
-2
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1610 (+36)
51st (+9)
1610
+36
51st
+9
Algeria
2 - 0
Sierra Leone
1610 (+36)
51st (+9)
1520
-36
75th
-10
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1639 (+21)
44th (+6)
1639
+21
44th
+6
Zambia
5 - 1
Burkina Faso
1639 (+21)
44th (+6)
1380
-21
112th
-5
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1621 (+11)
49th (+2)
1621
+11
49th
+2
Algeria
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1621 (+11)
49th (+2)
1369
-11
114th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1670 (+31)
37th (+7)
1670
+31
37th
+7
Zambia
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1670 (+31)
37th (+7)
1489
-31
83rd
-9

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Gabon
1490
83rd
1504up
78th
210132+13
2.
Zaire
1539
69th
1524down
74th
21012203
3.
Liberia
1396
109th
1397up
107th
210123-13
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1428 (+32)
102nd (+7)
1428
+32
102nd
+7
Liberia
2 - 1
Gabon
1428 (+32)
102nd (+7)
1458
-32
90th
-7
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1504 (+46)
78th (+12)
1504
+46
78th
+12
Gabon
2 - 0
Zaire
1504 (+46)
78th (+12)
1493
-46
82nd
-13
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1524 (+31)
74th (+7)
1524
+31
74th
+7
Zaire
2 - 0
Liberia
1524 (+31)
74th (+7)
1397
-31
107th
-6

Group D


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Ghana
1664
38th
1727up
30th
330061+59
2.
Tunisia
1558
64th
1582up
60th
311154+14
3.
Ivory Coast
1659
39th
1586down
58th
310225-33
4.
Mozambique
1420
102nd
1406down
105th
301214-31
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1701 (+37)
34th (+4)
1701
+37
34th
+4
Ghana
2 - 0
Ivory Coast
1701 (+37)
34th (+4)
1622
-37
48th
-9
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1429 (+9)
100th (+2)
1429
+9
100th
+2
Mozambique
1 - 1
Tunisia
1429 (+9)
100th (+2)
1549
-9
67th
-3
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1716 (+15)
31st (+3)
1716
+15
31st
+3
Ghana
2 - 1
Tunisia
1716 (+15)
31st (+3)
1534
-15
71st
-4
January 21st, 1996 in South Africa1634 (+12)
45th (+3)
1634
+12
45th
+3
Ivory Coast
1 - 0
Mozambique
1634 (+12)
45th (+3)
1417
-12
104th
-4
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1727 (+11)
30th (+1)
1727
+11
30th
+1
Ghana
2 - 0
Mozambique
1727 (+11)
30th (+1)
1406
-11
105th
-1
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1582 (+48)
60th (+11)
1582
+48
60th
+11
Tunisia
3 - 1
Ivory Coast
1582 (+48)
60th (+11)
1586
-48
58th
-12

Playoff Round


Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final Winner
South Africa
2
South Africa
3
Algeria
1
South Africa
2
Zaire
0
Ghana
0
Ghana
1
South Africa
Zambia
3
Zambia
2
Egypt
1
Tunisia
0
Tunisia
1
Tunisia
4
Gabon
1
3rd place
Zambia
1
Ghana
0

Quarter-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1688 (+15)
35th (+1)
1688
+15
35th
+1
South Africa
2 - 1
Algeria
1688 (+15)
35th (+1)
1606
-15
51st
-3
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1706 (+36)
34th (+3)
1706
+36
34th
+3
Zambia
3 - 1
Egypt
1706 (+36)
34th (+3)
1622
-36
47th
-7
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1739 (+12)
29th (+1)
1739
+12
29th
+1
Ghana
1 - 0
Zaire
1739 (+12)
29th (+1)
1512
-12
75th
-1
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1510 (+6)
78th (-)
1510
+6
78th
-
Gabon
1 - 1
Tunisia
1510 (+6)
78th (-)
1576
-6
61st
-1

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1726 (+38)
30th (+5)
1726
+38
30th
+5
South Africa
3 - 0
Ghana
1726 (+38)
30th (+5)
1701
-38
34th
-5
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1627 (+51)
46th (+15)
1627
+51
46th
+15
Tunisia
4 - 2
Zambia
1627 (+51)
46th (+15)
1655
-51
39th
-5

3rd place

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1683 (+28)
35th (+4)
1683
+28
35th
+4
Zambia
1 - 0
Ghana
1683 (+28)
35th (+4)
1673
-28
38th
-4

Final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1744 (+18)
28th (+2)
1744
+18
28th
+2
South Africa
2 - 0
Tunisia
1744 (+18)
28th (+2)
1609
-18
51st
-5