Africa Cup of Nations 1996

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
South Africa
1689
33rd
1673down
36th
320141+36
2.
Egypt
1642
44th
1658up
40th
320143+16
3.
Cameroon
1547
68th
1555up
65th
311157-24
4.
Angola
1448
94th
1440down
96th
301246-21
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 13th, 1996 in South Africa1706 (+17)
33rd (-)
1706
+17
33rd
-
South Africa
3 - 0
Cameroon
1706 (+17)
33rd (-)
1530
-17
73rd
-5
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1654 (+12)
41st (+3)
1654
+12
41st
+3
Egypt
2 - 1
Angola
1654 (+12)
41st (+3)
1436
-12
96th
-2
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1564 (+34)
63rd (+10)
1564
+34
63rd
+10
Cameroon
2 - 1
Egypt
1564 (+34)
63rd (+10)
1620
-34
49th
-8
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1711
+5
34th
-
South Africa
1 - 0
Angola
1711 (+5)
34th (-)
1431
-5
99th
-3
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1440 (+9)
96th (+3)
1440
+9
96th
+3
Angola
3 - 3
Cameroon
1440 (+9)
96th (+3)
1555
-9
65th
-2
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
1621
50th
1672up
37th
321091+87
2.
Algeria
1570
61st
1622up
49th
321041+37
3.
Sierra Leone
1539
69th
1490down
83rd
310227-53
4.
Burkina Faso
1445
96th
1391down
109th
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)
1617
-4
50th
-
January 15th, 1996 in South Africa1557 (+18)
66th (+3)
1557
+18
66th
+3
Sierra Leone
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1557 (+18)
66th (+3)
1427
-18
101st
-5
January 18th, 1996 in South Africa1610 (+36)
51st (+9)
1610
+36
51st
+9
Algeria
2 - 0
Sierra Leone
1610 (+36)
51st (+9)
1521
-36
75th
-10
January 20th, 1996 in South Africa1641 (+24)
44th (+6)
1641
+24
44th
+6
Zambia
5 - 1
Burkina Faso
1641 (+24)
44th (+6)
1403
-24
107th
-4
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1622 (+12)
49th (+2)
1622
+12
49th
+2
Algeria
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1622 (+12)
49th (+2)
1391
-12
109th
-2
January 24th, 1996 in South Africa1672 (+31)
37th (+7)
1672
+31
37th
+7
Zambia
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1672 (+31)
37th (+7)
1490
-31
83rd
-9

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Gabon
1491
82nd
1505up
78th
210132+13
2.
Zaire
1539
69th
1524down
74th
21012203
3.
Liberia
1397
109th
1398up
107th
210123-13
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1429 (+32)
100th (+9)
1429
+32
100th
+9
Liberia
2 - 1
Gabon
1429 (+32)
100th (+9)
1459
-32
90th
-8
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1505 (+46)
78th (+12)
1505
+46
78th
+12
Gabon
2 - 0
Zaire
1505 (+46)
78th (+12)
1493
-46
81st
-12
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1524 (+31)
74th (+6)
1524
+31
74th
+6
Zaire
2 - 0
Liberia
1524 (+31)
74th (+6)
1398
-31
107th
-7

Group D


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Ghana
1665
38th
1728up
30th
330061+59
2.
Tunisia
1560
64th
1583up
60th
311154+14
3.
Ivory Coast
1663
39th
1590down
58th
310225-33
4.
Mozambique
1419
103rd
1406down
105th
301214-31
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 14th, 1996 in South Africa1702 (+37)
34th (+4)
1702
+37
34th
+4
Ghana
2 - 0
Ivory Coast
1702 (+37)
34th (+4)
1626
-37
47th
-8
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1429 (+10)
100th (+3)
1429
+10
100th
+3
Mozambique
1 - 1
Tunisia
1429 (+10)
100th (+3)
1550
-10
67th
-3
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1717 (+15)
31st (+3)
1717
+15
31st
+3
Ghana
2 - 1
Tunisia
1717 (+15)
31st (+3)
1535
-15
70th
-3
January 21st, 1996 in South Africa1638 (+12)
45th (+2)
1638
+12
45th
+2
Ivory Coast
1 - 0
Mozambique
1638 (+12)
45th (+2)
1417
-12
104th
-4
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1728 (+11)
30th (+1)
1728
+11
30th
+1
Ghana
2 - 0
Mozambique
1728 (+11)
30th (+1)
1406
-11
105th
-1
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1583 (+48)
60th (+10)
1583
+48
60th
+10
Tunisia
3 - 1
Ivory Coast
1583 (+48)
60th (+10)
1590
-48
58th
-13

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)
1607
-15
51st
-3
January 27th, 1996 in South Africa1708 (+36)
34th (+3)
1708
+36
34th
+3
Zambia
3 - 1
Egypt
1708 (+36)
34th (+3)
1622
-36
47th
-7
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1740 (+12)
29th (+1)
1740
+12
29th
+1
Ghana
1 - 0
Zaire
1740 (+12)
29th (+1)
1512
-12
75th
-1
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1511 (+6)
76th (+2)
1511
+6
76th
+2
Gabon
1 - 1
Tunisia
1511 (+6)
76th (+2)
1577
-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)
1702
-38
34th
-5
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1628 (+51)
46th (+15)
1628
+51
46th
+15
Tunisia
4 - 2
Zambia
1628 (+51)
46th (+15)
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 Africa1744 (+18)
29th (+1)
1744
+18
29th
+1
South Africa
2 - 0
Tunisia
1744 (+18)
29th (+1)
1610
-18
51st
-5