Africa Cup of Nations 1996

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
South Africa
1691
33rd
1675down
36th
320141+36
2.
Egypt
1642
44th
1659up
40th
320143+16
3.
Cameroon
1549
67th
1556up
65th
311157-24
4.
Angola
1451
91st
1443down
96th
301246-21
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 13th, 1996 in South Africa1708 (+17)
33rd (-)
1708
+17
33rd
-
South Africa
3 - 0
Cameroon
1708 (+17)
33rd (-)
1532
-17
73rd
-6
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1654 (+12)
39th (+5)
1654
+12
39th
+5
Egypt
2 - 1
Angola
1654 (+12)
39th (+5)
1439
-12
96th
-5
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1565 (+33)
63rd (+10)
1565
+33
63rd
+10
Cameroon
2 - 1
Egypt
1565 (+33)
63rd (+10)
1621
-33
48th
-9
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1713 (+5)
33rd (+1)
1713
+5
33rd
+1
South Africa
1 - 0
Angola
1713 (+5)
33rd (+1)
1434
-5
96th
-
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1443 (+9)
96th (-)
1443
+9
96th
-
Angola
3 - 3
Cameroon
1443 (+9)
96th (-)
1556
-9
65th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1675 (-38)
36th (-3)
1675
-38
36th
-3
South Africa
0 - 1
Egypt
1675 (-38)
36th (-3)
1659
+38
40th
+9

Group B


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Zambia
1624
48th
1672up
37th
321091+87
2.
Algeria
1571
61st
1621up
49th
321041+37
3.
Sierra Leone
1541
69th
1491down
83rd
310227-53
4.
Burkina Faso
1418
104th
1370down
114th
300339-60
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1575 (+4)
61st (-)
1575
+4
61st
-
Algeria
0 - 0
Zambia
1575 (+4)
61st (-)
1620
-4
49th
-1
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1558 (+17)
64th (+5)
1558
+17
64th
+5
Sierra Leone
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1558 (+17)
64th (+5)
1401
-17
107th
-3
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1611 (+36)
51st (+10)
1611
+36
51st
+10
Algeria
2 - 0
Sierra Leone
1611 (+36)
51st (+10)
1522
-36
75th
-11
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1641 (+21)
44th (+5)
1641
+21
44th
+5
Zambia
5 - 1
Burkina Faso
1641 (+21)
44th (+5)
1380
-21
112th
-4
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1621 (+10)
49th (+2)
1621
+10
49th
+2
Algeria
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1621 (+10)
49th (+2)
1370
-10
114th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1672 (+31)
37th (+7)
1672
+31
37th
+7
Zambia
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1672 (+31)
37th (+7)
1491
-31
83rd
-9

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Gabon
1490
83rd
1504up
77th
210132+13
2.
Zaire
1540
69th
1524down
74th
21012203
3.
Liberia
1391
110th
1393up
108th
210123-13
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1423 (+32)
102nd (+8)
1423
+32
102nd
+8
Liberia
2 - 1
Gabon
1423 (+32)
102nd (+8)
1458
-32
90th
-7
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1504 (+46)
77th (+13)
1504
+46
77th
+13
Gabon
2 - 0
Zaire
1504 (+46)
77th (+13)
1494
-46
82nd
-13
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1524 (+30)
74th (+7)
1524
+30
74th
+7
Zaire
2 - 0
Liberia
1524 (+30)
74th (+7)
1393
-30
108th
-7

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
1660
39th
1587down
58th
310225-33
4.
Mozambique
1422
101st
1408down
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)
1623
-37
47th
-8
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1431 (+9)
100th (+1)
1431
+9
100th
+1
Mozambique
1 - 1
Tunisia
1431 (+9)
100th (+1)
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
70th
-3
January 21st, 1996 in South Africa1635 (+12)
45th (+2)
1635
+12
45th
+2
Ivory Coast
1 - 0
Mozambique
1635 (+12)
45th (+2)
1419
-12
104th
-4
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1727 (+11)
30th (+1)
1727
+11
30th
+1
Ghana
2 - 0
Mozambique
1727 (+11)
30th (+1)
1408
-11
105th
-1
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1582 (+48)
60th (+10)
1582
+48
60th
+10
Tunisia
3 - 1
Ivory Coast
1582 (+48)
60th (+10)
1587
-48
58th
-13

Playoff Round


Quarter-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1690 (+15)
35th (+1)
1690
+15
35th
+1
South Africa
2 - 1
Algeria
1690 (+15)
35th (+1)
1606
-15
51st
-3
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1708 (+36)
34th (+3)
1708
+36
34th
+3
Zambia
3 - 1
Egypt
1708 (+36)
34th (+3)
1623
-36
47th
-7
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1739 (+12)
28th (+2)
1739
+12
28th
+2
Ghana
1 - 0
Zaire
1739 (+12)
28th (+2)
1512
-12
75th
-1
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1510 (+6)
77th (-)
1510
+6
77th
-
Gabon
1 - 1
Tunisia
1510 (+6)
77th (-)
1576
-6
61st
-1

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1727 (+37)
30th (+5)
1727
+37
30th
+5
South Africa
3 - 0
Ghana
1727 (+37)
30th (+5)
1702
-37
34th
-6
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1627 (+51)
47th (+14)
1627
+51
47th
+14
Tunisia
4 - 2
Zambia
1627 (+51)
47th (+14)
1657
-51
39th
-5

3rd place

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1685 (+28)
35th (+4)
1685
+28
35th
+4
Zambia
1 - 0
Ghana
1685 (+28)
35th (+4)
1674
-28
37th
-3

Final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1745 (+18)
28th (+2)
1745
+18
28th
+2
South Africa
2 - 0
Tunisia
1745 (+18)
28th (+2)
1609
-18
51st
-4