Africa Cup of Nations 1996

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
South Africa
1688
33rd
1674down
36th
320141+36
2.
Egypt
1641
44th
1658up
40th
320143+16
3.
Cameroon
1549
67th
1555up
65th
311157-24
4.
Angola
1451
91st
1442down
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 (-)
1531
-18
73rd
-6
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1654 (+13)
39th (+5)
1654
+13
39th
+5
Egypt
2 - 1
Angola
1654 (+13)
39th (+5)
1438
-13
96th
-5
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1564 (+33)
63rd (+10)
1564
+33
63rd
+10
Cameroon
2 - 1
Egypt
1564 (+33)
63rd (+10)
1621
-33
48th
-9
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1711
+5
34th
-
South Africa
1 - 0
Angola
1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1433
-5
96th
-
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1442 (+9)
96th (-)
1442
+9
96th
-
Angola
3 - 3
Cameroon
1442 (+9)
96th (-)
1555
-9
65th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1674 (-37)
36th (-2)
1674
-37
36th
-2
South Africa
0 - 1
Egypt
1674 (-37)
36th (-2)
1658
+37
40th
+9

Group B


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Zambia
1622
49th
1671up
37th
321091+87
2.
Algeria
1570
61st
1621up
49th
321041+37
3.
Sierra Leone
1540
70th
1489down
84th
310227-53
4.
Burkina Faso
1418
104th
1369down
114th
300339-60
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1574 (+4)
61st (-)
1574
+4
61st
-
Algeria
0 - 0
Zambia
1574 (+4)
61st (-)
1618
-4
50th
-1
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1557 (+17)
66th (+4)
1557
+17
66th
+4
Sierra Leone
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1557 (+17)
66th (+4)
1401
-17
107th
-3
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1610 (+36)
51st (+10)
1610
+36
51st
+10
Algeria
2 - 0
Sierra Leone
1610 (+36)
51st (+10)
1521
-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
-4
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 Africa1671 (+32)
37th (+7)
1671
+32
37th
+7
Zambia
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1671 (+32)
37th (+7)
1489
-32
84th
-10

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Gabon
1490
83rd
1504up
78th
210132+13
2.
Zaire
1541
69th
1525down
74th
21012203
3.
Liberia
1390
111th
1392up
107th
210123-13
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1422 (+32)
102nd (+9)
1422
+32
102nd
+9
Liberia
2 - 1
Gabon
1422 (+32)
102nd (+9)
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)
1495
-46
81st
-12
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1525 (+30)
74th (+6)
1525
+30
74th
+6
Zaire
2 - 0
Liberia
1525 (+30)
74th (+6)
1392
-30
107th
-6

Group D


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Ghana
1663
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
1407down
105th
301214-31
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1700 (+37)
34th (+4)
1700
+37
34th
+4
Ghana
2 - 0
Ivory Coast
1700 (+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 Africa1715 (+15)
31st (+3)
1715
+15
31st
+3
Ghana
2 - 1
Tunisia
1715 (+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 (+12)
30th (+1)
1727
+12
30th
+1
Ghana
2 - 0
Mozambique
1727 (+12)
30th (+1)
1407
-12
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 Africa1689 (+15)
35th (+1)
1689
+15
35th
+1
South Africa
2 - 1
Algeria
1689 (+15)
35th (+1)
1606
-15
51st
-3
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1707 (+36)
34th (+3)
1707
+36
34th
+3
Zambia
3 - 1
Egypt
1707 (+36)
34th (+3)
1622
-36
47th
-7
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1739 (+12)
28th (+2)
1739
+12
28th
+2
Ghana
1 - 0
Zaire
1739 (+12)
28th (+2)
1513
-12
75th
-1
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1510 (+6)
77th (+1)
1510
+6
77th
+1
Gabon
1 - 1
Tunisia
1510 (+6)
77th (+1)
1576
-6
62nd
-2

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1726 (+37)
30th (+5)
1726
+37
30th
+5
South Africa
3 - 0
Ghana
1726 (+37)
30th (+5)
1702
-37
34th
-6
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1627 (+51)
47th (+15)
1627
+51
47th
+15
Tunisia
4 - 2
Zambia
1627 (+51)
47th (+15)
1656
-51
39th
-5

3rd place

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1684 (+28)
35th (+4)
1684
+28
35th
+4
Zambia
1 - 0
Ghana
1684 (+28)
35th (+4)
1674
-28
37th
-3

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
-4