World Cup qualifications 1998 - Africa

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Overall table and games


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Tunisia
1615
50th
1680up
41st
8710152+1322
2.
South Africa
1736
29th
1731down
29th
8611113+819
3.
Morocco
1629
48th
1742up
26th
6510142+1216
4.
Angola
1442
95th
1545up
70th
8440125+716
5.
Guinea
1327
122nd
1469up
84th
8503159+615
6.
Cameroon
1558
64th
1584up
61st
6420104+614
7.
Congo
1367
113th
1474up
81st
842286+214
8.
Nigeria
1792
23rd
1714down
33rd
6411104+613
9.
Kenya
1457
90th
1441down
92nd
84131414013
10.
Zambia
1680
35th
1627down
50th
8323108+211
11.
Egypt
1616
51st
1612down
56th
6312155+1010
12.
Ghana
1624
45th
1483down
79th
824298+110
13.
Zaire
1508
75th
1506down
75th
6222117+48
14.
Zimbabwe
1488
84th
1432down
97th
8224101008
15.
Togo
1301
129th
1392up
107th
8224916-78
16.
Namibia
1160
163rd
1368up
115th
8224918-98
17.
Sierra Leone
1489
81st
1467down
85th
721448-47
18.
Liberia
1392
108th
1369down
114th
8215712-57
19.
Gabon
1499
79th
1440down
93rd
7214411-77
20.
Burundi
1367
113th
1418up
105th
220020+26
21.
Burkina Faso
1365
117th
1294down
133rd
8116917-84
22.
Guinea-Bissau
1231
145th
1234up
145th
210145-13
23.
Algeria
1614
52nd
1589down
56th
210123-13
24.
Sudan
1392
108th
1428up
98th
210123-13
25.
Gambia
1310
126th
1296down
130th
210125-33
26.
Madagascar
1489
81st
1471down
85th
201134-11
27.
Senegal
1463
88th
1429down
97th
201123-11
28.
Tanzania
1417
103rd
1415down
105th
201112-11
29.
Ivory Coast
1597
56th
1537down
74th
201113-21
30.
Mozambique
1408
105th
1353down
116th
201113-21
31.
Mauritania
1257
139th
1244down
143rd
201102-21
32.
Swaziland
1225
149th
1208down
153rd
200203-30
33.
Rwanda
1091
175th
1084down
175th
200215-40
34.
Uganda
1395
107th
1347down
117th
200215-40
35.
Malawi
1437
97th
1421down
101st
200204-40
36.
Mauritius
1186
158th
1166down
163rd
200217-60
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
May 31st, 1996 in Mauritania1257 (0)
139th (-)
1257
0
139th
-
Mauritania
0 - 0
Burkina Faso
1257 (0)
139th (-)
1365
0
117th
-
June 1st, 1996 in the Gambia1329 (+19)
121st (+5)
1329
+19
121st
+5
Gambia
2 - 1
Liberia
1329 (+19)
121st (+5)
1373
-19
111th
-3
June 1st, 1996 in Guinea-Bissau1251 (+20)
141st (+4)
1251
+20
141st
+4
Guinea-Bissau
3 - 2
Guinea
1251 (+20)
141st (+4)
1307
-20
126th
-4
June 1st, 1996 in Malawi1427 (-10)
100th (-3)
1427
-10
100th
-3
Malawi
0 - 1
South Africa
1427 (-10)
100th (-3)
1746
+10
27th
+2
June 1st, 1996 in Namibia1202 (+42)
153rd (+10)
1202
+42
153rd
+10
Namibia
2 - 0
Mozambique
1202 (+42)
153rd (+10)
1366
-42
115th
-10
June 1st, 1996 in Sudan1437 (+45)
97th (+11)
1437
+45
97th
+11
Sudan
2 - 0
Zambia
1437 (+45)
97th (+11)
1635
-45
43rd
-8
June 1st, 1996 in Uganda1360 (-35)
117th (-10)
1360
-35
117th
-10
Uganda
0 - 2
Angola
1360 (-35)
117th (-10)
1477
+35
85th
+10
June 2nd, 1996 in Burundi1388 (+21)
110th (+3)
1388
+21
110th
+3
Burundi
1 - 0
Sierra Leone
1388 (+21)
110th (+3)
1468
-21
86th
-5
June 2nd, 1996 in the Congo1408 (+41)
106th (+7)
1408
+41
106th
+7
Congo
2 - 0
Ivory Coast
1408 (+41)
106th (+7)
1556
-41
65th
-9
June 2nd, 1996 in Kenya1492 (+35)
81st (+9)
1492
+35
81st
+9
Kenya
3 - 1
Algeria
1492 (+35)
81st (+9)
1579
-35
58th
-6
June 2nd, 1996 in Madagascar1463 (-26)
88th (-7)
1463
-26
88th
-7
Madagascar
1 - 2
Zimbabwe
1463 (-26)
88th (-7)
1514
+26
76th
+8
June 2nd, 1996 in Mauritius1170 (-16)
163rd (-5)
1170
-16
163rd
-5
Mauritius
1 - 5
Zaire
1170 (-16)
163rd (-5)
1524
+16
74th
+1
June 2nd, 1996 in Rwanda1086 (-5)
175th (-)
1086
-5
175th
-
Rwanda
1 - 3
Tunisia
1086 (-5)
175th (-)
1620
+5
48th
+2
June 2nd, 1996 in Swaziland1214 (-11)
149th (-)
1214
-11
149th
-
Swaziland
0 - 1
Gabon
1214 (-11)
149th (-)
1510
+11
77th
+2
June 2nd, 1996 in Togo1325 (+24)
123rd (+6)
1325
+24
123rd
+6
Togo
2 - 1
Senegal
1325 (+24)
123rd (+6)
1439
-24
95th
-7
June 8th, 1996 in Tanzania1423 (+6)
101st (+2)
1423
+6
101st
+2
Tanzania
0 - 0
Ghana
1423 (+6)
101st (+2)
1618
-6
49th
-4
June 14th, 1996 in Algeria1589 (+10)
56th (+3)
1589
+10
56th
+3
Algeria
1 - 0
Kenya
1589 (+10)
56th (+3)
1482
-10
82nd
-1
June 15th, 1996 in Senegal1429 (-10)
97th (-2)
1429
-10
97th
-2
Senegal
1 - 1
Togo
1429 (-10)
97th (-2)
1364
+10
116th
+1
June 15th, 1996 in South Africa1752 (+6)
27th (-)
1752
+6
27th
-
South Africa
3 - 0
Malawi
1752 (+6)
27th (-)
1421
-6
101st
-2
June 16th, 1996 in Sierra Leone1438 (-30)
94th (-8)
1438
-30
94th
-8
Sierra Leone
0 - 1
Burundi
1438 (-30)
94th (-8)
1418
+30
105th
+5
June 16th, 1996 in Angola1490 (+13)
81st (+3)
1490
+13
81st
+3
Angola
3 - 1
Uganda
1490 (+13)
81st (+3)
1347
-13
117th
-
June 16th, 1996 in Burkina Faso1385 (+13)
111th (+3)
1385
+13
111th
+3
Burkina Faso
2 - 0
Mauritania
1385 (+13)
111th (+3)
1244
-13
143rd
-4
June 16th, 1996 in Gabon1516 (+6)
76th (+1)
1516
+6
76th
+1
Gabon
2 - 0
Swaziland
1516 (+6)
76th (+1)
1208
-6
153rd
-4
June 16th, 1996 in Guinea1324 (+17)
124th (+4)
1324
+17
124th
+4
Guinea
3 - 1
Guinea-Bissau
1324 (+17)
124th (+4)
1234
-17
145th
-4
June 16th, 1996 in Ivory Coast1537 (-12)
74th (-4)
1537
-12
74th
-4
Ivory Coast
1 - 1
Congo
1537 (-12)
74th (-4)
1420
+12
103rd
+1
June 16th, 1996 in Mozambique1353 (-13)
116th (-1)
1353
-13
116th
-1
Mozambique
1 - 1
Namibia
1353 (-13)
116th (-1)
1215
+13
149th
+4
June 16th, 1996 in Tunisia1622 (+2)
45th (+2)
1622
+2
45th
+2
Tunisia
2 - 0
Rwanda
1622 (+2)
45th (+2)
1084
-2
175th
-1
June 16th, 1996 in Zaire1528 (+4)
75th (-)
1528
+4
75th
-
Zaire
2 - 0
Mauritius
1528 (+4)
75th (-)
1166
-4
163rd
-
June 16th, 1996 in Zambia1646 (+11)
41st (+2)
1646
+11
41st
+2
Zambia
3 - 0
Sudan
1646 (+11)
41st (+2)
1428
-11
98th
-3
June 16th, 1996 in Zimbabwe1506 (-8)
77th (-1)
1506
-8
77th
-1
Zimbabwe
2 - 2
Madagascar
1506 (-8)
77th (-1)
1471
+8
85th
+3
June 17th, 1996 in Ghana1624 (+6)
45th (+4)
1624
+6
45th
+4
Ghana
2 - 1
Tanzania
1624 (+6)
45th (+4)
1415
-6
105th
-4
June 23rd, 1996 in Ghana1406 (+33)
109th (+5)
1406
+33
109th
+5
Liberia
4 - 0
Gambia
1406 (+33)
109th (+5)
1296
-33
130th
-8
November 8th, 1996 in Egypt1621 (+5)
51st (-)
1621
+5
51st
-
Egypt
7 - 1
Namibia
1621 (+5)
51st (-)
1246
-5
143rd
-2
November 9th, 1996 in Morocco1640 (+11)
45th (+3)
1640
+11
45th
+3
Morocco
4 - 0
Sierra Leone
1640 (+11)
45th (+3)
1417
-11
101st
-3
November 9th, 1996 in Nigeria1795 (+3)
23rd (-)
1795
+3
23rd
-
Nigeria
2 - 0
Burkina Faso
1795 (+3)
23rd (-)
1376
-3
116th
-2
November 9th, 1996 in South Africa1763 (+5)
26th (-)
1763
+5
26th
-
South Africa
1 - 0
Zaire
1763 (+5)
26th (-)
1500
-5
79th
-1
November 10th, 1996 in Angola1500 (+18)
79th (+3)
1500
+18
79th
+3
Angola
2 - 1
Zimbabwe
1500 (+18)
79th (+3)
1531
-18
71st
-4
November 10th, 1996 in the Congo1425 (+29)
98th (+9)
1425
+29
98th
+9
Congo
1 - 0
Zambia
1425 (+29)
98th (+9)
1625
-29
47th
-8
November 10th, 1996 in Gabon1529 (0)
72nd (-1)
1529
0
72nd
-1
Gabon
1 - 1
Ghana
1529 (0)
72nd (-1)
1623
0
48th
+1
November 10th, 1996 in Guinea1370 (+29)
116th (+5)
1370
+29
116th
+5
Guinea
3 - 1
Kenya
1370 (+29)
116th (+5)
1400
-29
107th
-10
November 10th, 1996 in Ghana1636 (+9)
46th (+2)
1636
+9
46th
+2
Tunisia
1 - 0
Liberia
1636 (+9)
46th (+2)
1408
-9
104th
-3
November 10th, 1996 in Togo1373 (-25)
115th (-9)
1373
-25
115th
-9
Togo
2 - 4
Cameroon
1373 (-25)
115th (-9)
1583
+25
61st
+3
January 11th, 1997 in Namibia1250 (+4)
140th (+1)
1250
+4
140th
+1
Namibia
0 - 0
Liberia
1250 (+4)
140th (+1)
1404
-4
104th
-1
January 11th, 1997 in Sierra Leone1437 (+20)
94th (+8)
1437
+20
94th
+8
Sierra Leone
1 - 0
Gabon
1437 (+20)
94th (+8)
1496
-20
80th
-7
January 11th, 1997 in Zambia1623 (+2)
50th (+1)
1623
+2
50th
+1
Zambia
0 - 0
South Africa
1623 (+2)
50th (+1)
1761
-2
24th
-
January 12th, 1997 in Burkina Faso1346 (-40)
122nd (-9)
1346
-40
122nd
-9
Burkina Faso
0 - 2
Guinea
1346 (-40)
122nd (-9)
1406
+40
103rd
+15
January 12th, 1997 in Cameroon1572 (-10)
62nd (-2)
1572
-10
62nd
-2
Cameroon
0 - 0
Angola
1572 (-10)
62nd (-2)
1510
+10
73rd
+4
January 12th, 1997 in Ghana1561 (+1)
65th (-)
1561
+1
65th
-
Ghana
2 - 2
Morocco
1561 (+1)
65th (-)
1670
-1
39th
-
January 12th, 1997 in Kenya1403 (+13)
107th (+4)
1403
+13
107th
+4
Kenya
1 - 1
Nigeria
1403 (+13)
107th (+4)
1747
-13
27th
-2
January 12th, 1997 in Tunisia1647 (+14)
43rd (+3)
1647
+14
43rd
+3
Tunisia
1 - 0
Egypt
1647 (+14)
43rd (+3)
1611
-14
54th
-6
January 12th, 1997 in Zaire1491 (-9)
80th (-3)
1491
-9
80th
-3
Zaire
1 - 1
Congo
1491 (-9)
80th (-3)
1434
+9
95th
+2
January 12th, 1997 in Zimbabwe1546 (+15)
68th (+1)
1546
+15
68th
+1
Zimbabwe
3 - 0
Togo
1546 (+15)
68th (+1)
1383
-15
114th
-6
April 5th, 1997 in Nigeria1751 (+4)
26th (-)
1751
+4
26th
-
Nigeria
2 - 1
Guinea
1751 (+4)
26th (-)
1445
-4
92nd
-1
April 5th, 1997 in Sierra Leone1432 (+2)
97th (-)
1432
+2
97th
-
Sierra Leone
1 - 1
Ghana
1432 (+2)
97th (-)
1564
-2
64th
-
April 6th, 1997 in Angola1521 (+14)
72nd (+4)
1521
+14
72nd
+4
Angola
3 - 1
Togo
1521 (+14)
72nd (+4)
1382
-14
114th
-5
April 6th, 1997 in Cameroon1573 (+12)
61st (+5)
1573
+12
61st
+5
Cameroon
1 - 0
Zimbabwe
1573 (+12)
61st (+5)
1500
-12
78th
-5
April 6th, 1997 in the Congo1481 (+47)
81st (+15)
1481
+47
81st
+15
Congo
2 - 0
South Africa
1481 (+47)
81st (+15)
1714
-47
30th
-6
April 6th, 1997 in Gabon1447 (-28)
92nd (-10)
1447
-28
92nd
-10
Gabon
0 - 4
Morocco
1447 (-28)
92nd (-10)
1691
+28
37th
+4
April 6th, 1997 in Kenya1436 (+10)
97th (+2)
1436
+10
97th
+2
Kenya
4 - 3
Burkina Faso
1436 (+10)
97th (+2)
1328
-10
123rd
-1
April 6th, 1997 in Ghana1416 (+30)
101st (+13)
1416
+30
101st
+13
Liberia
1 - 0
Egypt
1416 (+30)
101st (+13)
1558
-30
68th
-9
April 6th, 1997 in Namibia1273 (-8)
137th (-2)
1273
-8
137th
-2
Namibia
1 - 2
Tunisia
1273 (-8)
137th (-2)
1627
+8
51st
+2
April 9th, 1997 in Zimbabwe1516 (+7)
73rd (+1)
1516
+7
73rd
+1
Zaire
2 - 2
Zambia
1516 (+7)
73rd (+1)
1630
-7
50th
-2
April 26th, 1997 in Namibia1263 (-10)
137th (-)
1263
-10
137th
-
Namibia
2 - 3
Egypt
1263 (-10)
137th (-)
1568
+10
63rd
+3
April 26th, 1997 in Sierra Leone1421 (-11)
99th (-3)
1421
-11
99th
-3
Sierra Leone
0 - 1
Morocco
1421 (-11)
99th (-3)
1702
+11
36th
+2
April 27th, 1997 in Burkina Faso1323 (-5)
127th (-4)
1323
-5
127th
-4
Burkina Faso
1 - 2
Nigeria
1323 (-5)
127th (-4)
1756
+5
24th
+1
April 27th, 1997 in Cameroon1589 (+9)
59th (+2)
1589
+9
59th
+2
Cameroon
2 - 0
Togo
1589 (+9)
59th (+2)
1373
-9
116th
-2
April 27th, 1997 in Ghana1580 (+16)
62nd (+3)
1580
+16
62nd
+3
Ghana
3 - 0
Gabon
1580 (+16)
62nd (+3)
1431
-16
95th
-4
April 27th, 1997 in Kenya1447 (+15)
91st (+5)
1447
+15
91st
+5
Kenya
1 - 0
Guinea
1447 (+15)
91st (+5)
1430
-15
96th
-4
April 27th, 1997 in Togo1724 (+10)
27th (+3)
1724
+10
27th
+3
South Africa
2 - 1
Zaire
1724 (+10)
27th (+3)
1506
-10
75th
-2
April 27th, 1997 in Tunisia1636 (+9)
48th (+2)
1636
+9
48th
+2
Tunisia
2 - 0
Liberia
1636 (+9)
48th (+2)
1407
-9
105th
-2
April 27th, 1997 in Zambia1654 (+12)
45th (-)
1654
+12
45th
-
Zambia
3 - 0
Congo
1654 (+12)
45th (-)
1462
-12
85th
-3
April 27th, 1997 in Zimbabwe1496 (-4)
78th (-1)
1496
-4
78th
-1
Zimbabwe
0 - 0
Angola
1496 (-4)
78th (-1)
1525
+4
71st
+1
June 7th, 1997 in Morocco1716 (+9)
30th (+1)
1716
+9
30th
+1
Morocco
1 - 0
Ghana
1716 (+9)
30th (+1)
1571
-9
65th
-3
June 7th, 1997 in Nigeria1762 (+6)
25th (-)
1762
+6
25th
-
Nigeria
3 - 0
Kenya
1762 (+6)
25th (-)
1441
-6
93rd
-2
June 8th, 1997 in Angola1522 (-3)
71st (-)
1522
-3
71st
-
Angola
1 - 1
Cameroon
1522 (-3)
71st (-)
1582
+3
61st
+1
June 8th, 1997 in the Congo1479 (+17)
83rd (+2)
1479
+17
83rd
+2
Congo
1 - 0
Dem. Rep. of Congo
1479 (+17)
83rd (+2)
1489
-17
79th
-2
June 8th, 1997 in Egypt1565 (-3)
66th (-)
1565
-3
66th
-
Egypt
0 - 0
Tunisia
1565 (-3)
66th (-)
1624
+3
52nd
+1
June 8th, 1997 in Guinea1445 (+15)
92nd (+7)
1445
+15
92nd
+7
Guinea
3 - 1
Burkina Faso
1445 (+15)
92nd (+7)
1325
-15
125th
-4
June 8th, 1997 in Liberia1375 (-32)
114th (-9)
1375
-32
114th
-9
Liberia
1 - 2
Namibia
1375 (-32)
114th (-9)
1304
+32
130th
+5
June 8th, 1997 in South Africa1726 (+21)
27th (+6)
1726
+21
27th
+6
South Africa
3 - 0
Zambia
1726 (+21)
27th (+6)
1635
-21
47th
-2
June 8th, 1997 in Togo1391 (+22)
108th (+7)
1391
+22
108th
+7
Togo
2 - 1
Zimbabwe
1391 (+22)
108th (+7)
1474
-22
84th
-5
August 16th, 1997 in Burkina Faso1294 (-31)
133rd (-6)
1294
-31
133rd
-6
Burkina Faso
2 - 4
Kenya
1294 (-31)
133rd (-6)
1441
+31
92nd
+12
August 16th, 1997 in South Africa1731 (+5)
29th (-)
1731
+5
29th
-
South Africa
1 - 0
Congo
1731 (+5)
29th (-)
1474
-5
81st
-
August 16th, 1997 in Zambia1627 (+12)
50th (+3)
1627
+12
50th
+3
Zambia
2 - 0
Dem. Rep. of Congo
1627 (+12)
50th (+3)
1453
-12
85th
-1
August 17th, 1997 in Egypt1612 (+11)
56th (+1)
1612
+11
56th
+1
Egypt
5 - 0
Liberia
1612 (+11)
56th (+1)
1369
-11
114th
-3
August 17th, 1997 in Ghana1483 (-46)
79th (-7)
1483
-46
79th
-7
Ghana
0 - 2
Sierra Leone
1483 (-46)
79th (-7)
1467
+46
85th
+15
August 17th, 1997 in Guinea1469 (+31)
84th (+9)
1469
+31
84th
+9
Guinea
1 - 0
Nigeria
1469 (+31)
84th (+9)
1714
-31
33rd
-7
August 17th, 1997 in Morocco1742 (+6)
26th (+2)
1742
+6
26th
+2
Morocco
2 - 0
Gabon
1742 (+6)
26th (+2)
1440
-6
93rd
-3
August 17th, 1997 in Togo1392 (+3)
107th (+2)
1392
+3
107th
+2
Togo
1 - 1
Angola
1392 (+3)
107th (+2)
1545
-3
70th
-
August 17th, 1997 in Tunisia1680 (+7)
41st (+1)
1680
+7
41st
+1
Tunisia
4 - 0
Namibia
1680 (+7)
41st (+1)
1368
-7
115th
-2
August 17th, 1997 in Zimbabwe1432 (-19)
97th (-11)
1432
-19
97th
-11
Zimbabwe
1 - 2
Cameroon
1432 (-19)
97th (-11)
1584
+19
61st
+5