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
1642
44th
1658up
40th
320143+16
3.
Cameroon
1548
67th
1555up
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 Africa1654 (+12)
41st (+3)
1654
+12
41st
+3
Egypt
2 - 1
Angola
1654 (+12)
41st (+3)
1437
-12
96th
-3
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 (-)
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)
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
1622
49th
1671up
37th
321091+87
2.
Algeria
1570
61st
1621up
49th
321041+37
3.
Sierra Leone
1541
69th
1489down
83rd
310227-53
4.
Burkina Faso
1417
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 Africa1557 (+16)
66th (+3)
1557
+16
66th
+3
Sierra Leone
2 - 1
Burkina Faso
1557 (+16)
66th (+3)
1401
-16
106th
-2
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 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 Africa1671 (+32)
37th (+7)
1671
+32
37th
+7
Zambia
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1671 (+32)
37th (+7)
1489
-32
83rd
-9

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Gabon
1489
83rd
1503up
78th
210132+13
2.
Zaire
1539
69th
1523down
74th
21012203
3.
Liberia
1395
109th
1397up
107th
210123-13
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 16th, 1996 in South Africa1427 (+32)
102nd (+7)
1427
+32
102nd
+7
Liberia
2 - 1
Gabon
1427 (+32)
102nd (+7)
1457
-32
90th
-7
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1503 (+46)
78th (+12)
1503
+46
78th
+12
Gabon
2 - 0
Zaire
1503 (+46)
78th (+12)
1493
-46
82nd
-13
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1523 (+30)
74th (+7)
1523
+30
74th
+7
Zaire
2 - 0
Liberia
1523 (+30)
74th (+7)
1397
-30
107th
-6

Group D


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Ghana
1663
38th
1726up
30th
330061+59
2.
Tunisia
1558
64th
1581up
60th
311154+14
3.
Ivory Coast
1660
39th
1587down
58th
310225-33
4.
Mozambique
1419
103rd
1406down
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 Africa1429 (+10)
100th (+3)
1429
+10
100th
+3
Mozambique
1 - 1
Tunisia
1429 (+10)
100th (+3)
1548
-10
67th
-3
January 19th, 1996 in South Africa1715 (+15)
32nd (+2)
1715
+15
32nd
+2
Ghana
2 - 1
Tunisia
1715 (+15)
32nd (+2)
1533
-15
71st
-4
January 21st, 1996 in South Africa1635 (+12)
45th (+2)
1635
+12
45th
+2
Ivory Coast
1 - 0
Mozambique
1635 (+12)
45th (+2)
1417
-12
104th
-4
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1726 (+11)
30th (+2)
1726
+11
30th
+2
Ghana
2 - 0
Mozambique
1726 (+11)
30th (+2)
1406
-11
105th
-1
January 25th, 1996 in South Africa1581 (+48)
60th (+11)
1581
+48
60th
+11
Tunisia
3 - 1
Ivory Coast
1581 (+48)
60th (+11)
1587
-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)
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 Africa1738 (+12)
29th (+1)
1738
+12
29th
+1
Ghana
1 - 0
Zaire
1738 (+12)
29th (+1)
1511
-12
75th
-1
January 28th, 1996 in South Africa1509 (+6)
78th (-)
1509
+6
78th
-
Gabon
1 - 1
Tunisia
1509 (+6)
78th (-)
1575
-6
61st
-1

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1725 (+37)
31st (+4)
1725
+37
31st
+4
South Africa
3 - 0
Ghana
1725 (+37)
31st (+4)
1701
-37
34th
-5
January 31st, 1996 in South Africa1626 (+51)
47th (+14)
1626
+51
47th
+14
Tunisia
4 - 2
Zambia
1626 (+51)
47th (+14)
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)
1673
-28
37th
-3

Final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
February 3rd, 1996 in South Africa1743 (+18)
29th (+2)
1743
+18
29th
+2
South Africa
2 - 0
Tunisia
1743 (+18)
29th (+2)
1608
-18
51st
-4