World Cup 1998

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Brazil
2095
1st
2067down
1st
320163+36
2.
Norway
1903
9th
1927up
10th
312054+15
3.
Morocco
1730
32nd
1792up
21st
31115504
4.
Scotland
1777
23rd
1719down
31st
301226-41
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 10th, 1998 in France2103 (+8)
1st (-)
2103
+8
1st
-
Brazil
2 - 1
Scotland
2103 (+8)
1st (-)
1769
-8
23rd
-
June 10th, 1998 in France1744 (+14)
29th (+3)
1744
+14
29th
+3
Morocco
2 - 2
Norway
1744 (+14)
29th (+3)
1889
-14
9th
-
June 16th, 1998 in France2115 (+12)
1st (-)
2115
+12
1st
-
Brazil
3 - 0
Morocco
2115 (+12)
1st (-)
1732
-12
31st
-3
June 16th, 1998 in France1879 (-10)
15th (-2)
1879
-10
15th
-2
Norway
1 - 1
Scotland
1879 (-10)
15th (-2)
1779
+10
23rd
-
June 23rd, 1998 in France1792 (+60)
21st (+9)
1792
+60
21st
+9
Morocco
3 - 0
Scotland
1792 (+60)
21st (+9)
1719
-60
31st
-8
June 23rd, 1998 in France1927 (+48)
10th (+3)
1927
+48
10th
+3
Norway
2 - 1
Brazil
1927 (+48)
10th (+3)
2067
-48
1st
-

Group B


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Italy
1970
6th
1978up
5th
321073+47
2.
Chile
1778
22nd
1771down
23rd
30304403
3.
Austria
1717
35th
1703down
36th
302134-12
4.
Cameroon
1597
59th
1610up
55th
302125-32
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 11th, 1998 in France1707 (-10)
36th (-1)
1707
-10
36th
-1
Austria
1 - 1
Cameroon
1707 (-10)
36th (-1)
1607
+10
58th
+1
June 11th, 1998 in France1793 (+15)
22nd (-)
1793
+15
22nd
-
Chile
2 - 2
Italy
1793 (+15)
22nd (-)
1955
-15
8th
-2
June 17th, 1998 in France1714 (+7)
36th (+1)
1714
+7
36th
+1
Austria
1 - 1
Chile
1714 (+7)
36th (+1)
1786
-7
22nd
-
June 17th, 1998 in France1967 (+12)
7th (-)
1967
+12
7th
-
Italy
3 - 0
Cameroon
1967 (+12)
7th (-)
1595
-12
59th
-1
June 23rd, 1998 in France1610 (+15)
55th (+4)
1610
+15
55th
+4
Cameroon
1 - 1
Chile
1610 (+15)
55th (+4)
1771
-15
23rd
-1
June 23rd, 1998 in France1978 (+11)
5th (+2)
1978
+11
5th
+2
Italy
2 - 1
Austria
1978 (+11)
5th (+2)
1703
-11
36th
-3

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
France
2002
4th
2028up
3rd
330091+89
2.
Denmark
1880
12th
1862down
16th
31113304
3.
South Africa
1643
50th
1653up
48th
302136-32
4.
Saudi Arabia
1649
47th
1631down
50th
301227-51
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 12th, 1998 in France1893 (+13)
9th (+3)
1893
+13
9th
+3
Denmark
1 - 0
Saudi Arabia
1893 (+13)
9th (+3)
1636
-13
51st
-4
June 12th, 1998 in France2009 (+7)
4th (-)
2009
+7
4th
-
France
3 - 0
South Africa
2009 (+7)
4th (-)
1636
-7
51st
-1
June 18th, 1998 in France1874 (-19)
16th (-5)
1874
-19
16th
-5
Denmark
1 - 1
South Africa
1874 (-19)
16th (-5)
1655
+19
47th
+2
June 18th, 1998 in France2016 (+7)
3rd (-)
2016
+7
3rd
-
France
4 - 0
Saudi Arabia
2016 (+7)
3rd (-)
1629
-7
50th
-1
June 24th, 1998 in France2028 (+12)
3rd (-)
2028
+12
3rd
-
France
2 - 1
Denmark
2028 (+12)
3rd (-)
1862
-12
16th
-
June 24th, 1998 in France1631 (+2)
50th (-)
1631
+2
50th
-
Saudi Arabia
2 - 2
South Africa
1631 (+2)
50th (-)
1653
-2
48th
-

Group D


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Nigeria
1706
37th
1743up
27th
32015506
2.
Paraguay
1738
30th
1811up
20th
312031+25
3.
Spain
2039
3rd
1997down
4th
311184+44
4.
Bulgaria
1806
20th
1738down
28th
301217-61
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 12th, 1998 in France1800 (-6)
20th (-)
1800
-6
20th
-
Bulgaria
0 - 0
Paraguay
1800 (-6)
20th (-)
1744
+6
29th
+1
June 13th, 1998 in France1758 (+52)
26th (+11)
1758
+52
26th
+11
Nigeria
3 - 2
Spain
1758 (+52)
26th (+11)
1987
-52
4th
-1
June 19th, 1998 in France1792 (+34)
21st (+3)
1792
+34
21st
+3
Nigeria
1 - 0
Bulgaria
1792 (+34)
21st (+3)
1766
-34
24th
-4
June 19th, 1998 in France1762 (+18)
25th (+3)
1762
+18
25th
+3
Paraguay
0 - 0
Spain
1762 (+18)
25th (+3)
1969
-18
6th
-2
June 24th, 1998 in France1811 (+49)
20th (+5)
1811
+49
20th
+5
Paraguay
3 - 1
Nigeria
1811 (+49)
20th (+5)
1743
-49
27th
-6
June 24th, 1998 in France1997 (+28)
4th (+3)
1997
+28
4th
+3
Spain
6 - 1
Bulgaria
1997 (+28)
4th (+3)
1738
-28
28th
-4

Group E


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Netherlands
1961
7th
1968up
7th
312072+55
2.
Mexico
1845
17th
1884up
14th
312075+25
3.
Belgium
1820
19th
1825up
19th
30303303
4.
South Korea
1766
24th
1715down
33rd
301229-71
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 13th, 1998 in France1880 (+35)
13th (+4)
1880
+35
13th
+4
Mexico
3 - 1
South Korea
1880 (+35)
13th (+4)
1731
-35
33rd
-9
June 13th, 1998 in France1832 (+12)
19th (-)
1832
+12
19th
-
Belgium
0 - 0
Netherlands
1832 (+12)
19th (-)
1949
-12
8th
-1
June 20th, 1998 in France1836 (+4)
19th (-)
1836
+4
19th
-
Belgium
2 - 2
Mexico
1836 (+4)
19th (-)
1876
-4
14th
-1
June 20th, 1998 in France1976 (+27)
6th (+2)
1976
+27
6th
+2
Netherlands
5 - 0
South Korea
1976 (+27)
6th (+2)
1704
-27
36th
-4
June 25th, 1998 in France1825 (-11)
19th (-)
1825
-11
19th
-
Belgium
1 - 1
South Korea
1825 (-11)
19th (-)
1715
+11
33rd
+2
June 25th, 1998 in France1884 (+8)
14th (-)
1884
+8
14th
-
Mexico
2 - 2
Netherlands
1884 (+8)
14th (-)
1968
-8
7th
-

Group F


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Germany
2059
2nd
2074up
1st
321062+47
2.
Yugoslavia
1970
6th
1996up
5th
321042+27
3.
Iran
1647
48th
1669up
46th
310224-23
4.
United States
1760
25th
1697down
37th
300315-40
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 14th, 1998 in France1978 (+8)
5th (+1)
1978
+8
5th
+1
Yugoslavia
1 - 0
Iran
1978 (+8)
5th (+1)
1639
-8
47th
+1
June 15th, 1998 in France2073 (+14)
2nd (-)
2073
+14
2nd
-
Germany
2 - 0
United States
2073 (+14)
2nd (-)
1746
-14
27th
-2
June 21st, 1998 in France2065 (-8)
2nd (-)
2065
-8
2nd
-
Germany
2 - 2
Yugoslavia
2065 (-8)
2nd (-)
1986
+8
4th
+1
June 21st, 1998 in France1678 (+39)
41st (+7)
1678
+39
41st
+7
Iran
2 - 1
United States
1678 (+39)
41st (+7)
1707
-39
35th
-7
June 25th, 1998 in France2074 (+9)
1st (+1)
2074
+9
1st
+1
Germany
2 - 0
Iran
2074 (+9)
1st (+1)
1669
-9
46th
-5
June 25th, 1998 in France1996 (+10)
5th (-)
1996
+10
5th
-
Yugoslavia
1 - 0
United States
1996 (+10)
5th (-)
1697
-10
37th
-3

Group G


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Romania
1876
15th
1911up
11th
321042+27
2.
England
1973
6th
1970down
7th
320152+36
3.
Colombia
1761
24th
1738down
27th
310213-23
4.
Tunisia
1637
49th
1628down
52nd
301214-31
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 15th, 1998 in France1984 (+11)
5th (+1)
1984
+11
5th
+1
England
2 - 0
Tunisia
1984 (+11)
5th (+1)
1626
-11
53rd
-4
June 15th, 1998 in France1896 (+20)
10th (+5)
1896
+20
10th
+5
Romania
1 - 0
Colombia
1896 (+20)
10th (+5)
1741
-20
30th
-6
June 22nd, 1998 in France1761 (+20)
26th (+2)
1761
+20
26th
+2
Colombia
1 - 0
Tunisia
1761 (+20)
26th (+2)
1606
-20
57th
-5
June 22nd, 1998 in France1933 (+37)
9th (+2)
1933
+37
9th
+2
Romania
2 - 1
England
1933 (+37)
9th (+2)
1947
-37
8th
-3
June 26th, 1998 in France1970 (+23)
7th (+1)
1970
+23
7th
+1
England
2 - 0
Colombia
1970 (+23)
7th (+1)
1738
-23
27th
-3
June 26th, 1998 in France1911 (-22)
11th (-2)
1911
-22
11th
-2
Romania
1 - 1
Tunisia
1911 (-22)
11th (-2)
1628
+22
52nd
+6

Group H


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Argentina
1889
10th
1955up
9th
330070+79
2.
Croatia
1871
16th
1879up
14th
320142+26
3.
Jamaica
1649
47th
1647down
49th
310239-63
4.
Japan
1737
31st
1665down
46th
300314-30
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 14th, 1998 in France1907 (+18)
9th (+1)
1907
+18
9th
+1
Argentina
1 - 0
Japan
1907 (+18)
9th (+1)
1719
-18
34th
-3
June 14th, 1998 in France1891 (+20)
11th (+5)
1891
+20
11th
+5
Croatia
3 - 1
Jamaica
1891 (+20)
11th (+5)
1629
-20
52nd
-5
June 20th, 1998 in France1907 (+16)
9th (+2)
1907
+16
9th
+2
Croatia
1 - 0
Japan
1907 (+16)
9th (+2)
1703
-16
37th
-3
June 21st, 1998 in France1927 (+20)
9th (-)
1927
+20
9th
-
Argentina
5 - 0
Jamaica
1927 (+20)
9th (-)
1609
-20
57th
-7
June 26th, 1998 in France1955 (+28)
9th (+1)
1955
+28
9th
+1
Argentina
1 - 0
Croatia
1955 (+28)
9th (+1)
1879
-28
14th
-2
June 26th, 1998 in France1647 (+38)
49th (+8)
1647
+38
49th
+8
Jamaica
2 - 1
Japan
1647 (+38)
49th (+8)
1665
-38
46th
-11

Playoff Round


Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final Winner
France
1
France
0
Paraguay
0
France
2
Norway
0
Italy
0
Italy
1
France
3
Germany
2
Germany
0
Mexico
1
Croatia
1
Romania
0
Croatia
3
Croatia
1
France
Netherlands
2
Netherlands
2
Yugoslavia
1
Netherlands
1
England
2
Argentina
1
Argentina
2
Brazil
0
Denmark
4
Denmark
2
Nigeria
1
Brazil
1
3rd place
Chile
1
Croatia
2
Brazil
3
Brazil
4
Netherlands
1

Round of 16

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 27th, 1998 in France2083 (+16)
1st (+1)
2083
+16
1st
+1
Brazil
4 - 1
Chile
2083 (+16)
1st (+1)
1755
-16
25th
-2
June 27th, 1998 in France2004 (+26)
4th (+2)
2004
+26
4th
+2
Italy
1 - 0
Norway
2004 (+26)
4th (+2)
1901
-26
11th
-1
June 28th, 1998 in France1897 (+35)
12th (+4)
1897
+35
12th
+4
Denmark
4 - 1
Nigeria
1897 (+35)
12th (+4)
1708
-35
34th
-8
June 28th, 1998 in France2036 (+8)
3rd (-)
2036
+8
3rd
-
France
1 - 0
Paraguay
2036 (+8)
3rd (-)
1803
-8
20th
-
June 29th, 1998 in France2089 (+15)
1st (+1)
2089
+15
1st
+1
Germany
2 - 1
Mexico
2089 (+15)
1st (+1)
1869
-15
16th
-2
June 29th, 1998 in France2000 (+32)
5th (+3)
2000
+32
5th
+3
Netherlands
2 - 1
Yugoslavia
2000 (+32)
5th (+3)
1964
-32
8th
-2
June 30th, 1998 in France1956 (+1)
9th (-)
1956
+1
9th
-
Argentina
2 - 2
England
1956 (+1)
9th (-)
1969
-1
7th
-
June 30th, 1998 in France1912 (+33)
10th (+4)
1912
+33
10th
+4
Croatia
1 - 0
Romania
1912 (+33)
10th (+4)
1878
-33
14th
-4

Quarter-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 3rd, 1998 in France2098 (+15)
1st (+1)
2098
+15
1st
+1
Brazil
3 - 2
Denmark
2098 (+15)
1st (+1)
1882
-15
13th
-1
July 3rd, 1998 in France2025 (-11)
3rd (-)
2025
-11
3rd
-
France
0 - 0
Italy
2025 (-11)
3rd (-)
2015
+11
4th
-
July 4th, 1998 in France1989 (+77)
7th (+3)
1989
+77
7th
+3
Croatia
3 - 0
Germany
1989 (+77)
7th (+3)
2012
-77
5th
-3
July 4th, 1998 in France2026 (+26)
2nd (+3)
2026
+26
2nd
+3
Netherlands
2 - 1
Argentina
2026 (+26)
2nd (+3)
1930
-26
10th
-1

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 7th, 1998 in France2092 (-6)
1st (-)
2092
-6
1st
-
Brazil
1 - 1
Netherlands
2092 (-6)
1st (-)
2032
+6
2nd
-
July 8th, 1998 in France2044 (+19)
2nd (+1)
2044
+19
2nd
+1
France
2 - 1
Croatia
2044 (+19)
2nd (+1)
1970
-19
7th
-

3rd place

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 11th, 1998 in France2005 (+35)
5th (+2)
2005
+35
5th
+2
Croatia
2 - 1
Netherlands
2005 (+35)
5th (+2)
1997
-35
6th
-3

Final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 12th, 1998 in France2089 (+45)
1st (+1)
2089
+45
1st
+1
France
3 - 0
Brazil
2089 (+45)
1st (+1)
2047
-45
2nd
-1