World Cup 1998

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Group A


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Brazil
2090
1st
2062down
2nd
320163+36
2.
Norway
1902
9th
1926up
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 France2098 (+8)
1st (-)
2098
+8
1st
-
Brazil
2 - 1
Scotland
2098 (+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)
1888
-14
9th
-
June 16th, 1998 in France2110 (+12)
1st (-)
2110
+12
1st
-
Brazil
3 - 0
Morocco
2110 (+12)
1st (-)
1732
-12
31st
-3
June 16th, 1998 in France1878 (-10)
15th (-2)
1878
-10
15th
-2
Norway
1 - 1
Scotland
1878 (-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 France1926 (+48)
10th (+3)
1926
+48
10th
+3
Norway
2 - 1
Brazil
1926 (+48)
10th (+3)
2062
-48
2nd
-1

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
34th
1703down
37th
302134-12
4.
Cameroon
1596
59th
1609up
56th
302125-32
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 11th, 1998 in France1707 (-10)
36th (-2)
1707
-10
36th
-2
Austria
1 - 1
Cameroon
1707 (-10)
36th (-2)
1606
+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 (-)
1594
-12
59th
-1
June 23rd, 1998 in France1609 (+15)
56th (+3)
1609
+15
56th
+3
Cameroon
1 - 1
Chile
1609 (+15)
56th (+3)
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
37th
-4

Group C


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
France
2003
4th
2029up
3rd
330091+89
2.
Denmark
1881
12th
1862down
16th
31113304
3.
South Africa
1643
50th
1653up
48th
302136-32
4.
Saudi Arabia
1649
47th
1632down
50th
301227-51
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 12th, 1998 in France1893 (+12)
9th (+3)
1893
+12
9th
+3
Denmark
1 - 0
Saudi Arabia
1893 (+12)
9th (+3)
1637
-12
50th
-3
June 12th, 1998 in France2010 (+7)
4th (-)
2010
+7
4th
-
France
3 - 0
South Africa
2010 (+7)
4th (-)
1636
-7
52nd
-2
June 18th, 1998 in France1874 (-19)
16th (-5)
1874
-19
16th
-5
Denmark
1 - 1
South Africa
1874 (-19)
16th (-5)
1655
+19
47th
+3
June 18th, 1998 in France2017 (+7)
3rd (-)
2017
+7
3rd
-
France
4 - 0
Saudi Arabia
2017 (+7)
3rd (-)
1630
-7
50th
-1
June 24th, 1998 in France2029 (+12)
3rd (-)
2029
+12
3rd
-
France
2 - 1
Denmark
2029 (+12)
3rd (-)
1862
-12
16th
-
June 24th, 1998 in France1632 (+2)
50th (-)
1632
+2
50th
-
Saudi Arabia
2 - 2
South Africa
1632 (+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
1805
20th
1737down
28th
301217-61
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 12th, 1998 in France1799 (-6)
20th (-)
1799
-6
20th
-
Bulgaria
0 - 0
Paraguay
1799 (-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)
1765
-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)
1737
-28
28th
-4

Group E


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Netherlands
1960
7th
1967up
7th
312072+55
2.
Mexico
1846
17th
1885up
14th
312075+25
3.
Belgium
1819
19th
1824up
19th
30303303
4.
South Korea
1766
24th
1715down
33rd
301229-71
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 13th, 1998 in France1881 (+35)
13th (+4)
1881
+35
13th
+4
Mexico
3 - 1
South Korea
1881 (+35)
13th (+4)
1731
-35
33rd
-9
June 13th, 1998 in France1831 (+12)
19th (-)
1831
+12
19th
-
Belgium
0 - 0
Netherlands
1831 (+12)
19th (-)
1948
-12
8th
-1
June 20th, 1998 in France1835 (+4)
19th (-)
1835
+4
19th
-
Belgium
2 - 2
Mexico
1835 (+4)
19th (-)
1877
-4
14th
-1
June 20th, 1998 in France1975 (+27)
6th (+2)
1975
+27
6th
+2
Netherlands
5 - 0
South Korea
1975 (+27)
6th (+2)
1704
-27
36th
-4
June 25th, 1998 in France1824 (-11)
19th (-)
1824
-11
19th
-
Belgium
1 - 1
South Korea
1824 (-11)
19th (-)
1715
+11
33rd
+2
June 25th, 1998 in France1885 (+8)
14th (-)
1885
+8
14th
-
Mexico
2 - 2
Netherlands
1885 (+8)
14th (-)
1967
-8
7th
-

Group F


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Germany
2060
2nd
2075up
1st
321062+47
2.
Yugoslavia
1969
6th
1995up
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 France1977 (+8)
5th (+1)
1977
+8
5th
+1
Yugoslavia
1 - 0
Iran
1977 (+8)
5th (+1)
1639
-8
48th
-
June 15th, 1998 in France2074 (+14)
2nd (-)
2074
+14
2nd
-
Germany
2 - 0
United States
2074 (+14)
2nd (-)
1746
-14
27th
-2
June 21st, 1998 in France2066 (-8)
2nd (-)
2066
-8
2nd
-
Germany
2 - 2
Yugoslavia
2066 (-8)
2nd (-)
1985
+8
4th
+1
June 21st, 1998 in France1678 (+39)
41st (+8)
1678
+39
41st
+8
Iran
2 - 1
United States
1678 (+39)
41st (+8)
1707
-39
35th
-7
June 25th, 1998 in France2075 (+9)
1st (-)
2075
+9
1st
-
Germany
2 - 0
Iran
2075 (+9)
1st (-)
1669
-9
46th
-5
June 25th, 1998 in France1995 (+10)
5th (-)
1995
+10
5th
-
Yugoslavia
1 - 0
United States
1995 (+10)
5th (-)
1697
-10
37th
-3

Group G


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Romania
1877
15th
1912up
11th
321042+27
2.
England
1972
6th
1969down
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 France1983 (+11)
5th (+1)
1983
+11
5th
+1
England
2 - 0
Tunisia
1983 (+11)
5th (+1)
1626
-11
53rd
-4
June 15th, 1998 in France1897 (+20)
10th (+5)
1897
+20
10th
+5
Romania
1 - 0
Colombia
1897 (+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 France1934 (+37)
9th (+2)
1934
+37
9th
+2
Romania
2 - 1
England
1934 (+37)
9th (+2)
1946
-37
8th
-3
June 26th, 1998 in France1969 (+23)
7th (+1)
1969
+23
7th
+1
England
2 - 0
Colombia
1969 (+23)
7th (+1)
1738
-23
27th
-3
June 26th, 1998 in France1912 (-22)
11th (-2)
1912
-22
11th
-2
Romania
1 - 1
Tunisia
1912 (-22)
11th (-2)
1628
+22
52nd
+6

Group H


RankTeamElo beforeElo afterPlayedWinDrawLossGFGAGDPoints
#TeamElo beforeElo afterPWDLGFGAGDPts
1.
Argentina
1888
10th
1954up
9th
330070+79
2.
Croatia
1873
16th
1880up
14th
320142+26
3.
Jamaica
1648
47th
1647down
49th
310239-63
4.
Japan
1738
31st
1666down
46th
300314-30
VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 14th, 1998 in France1906 (+18)
9th (+1)
1906
+18
9th
+1
Argentina
1 - 0
Japan
1906 (+18)
9th (+1)
1720
-18
34th
-3
June 14th, 1998 in France1892 (+19)
11th (+5)
1892
+19
11th
+5
Croatia
3 - 1
Jamaica
1892 (+19)
11th (+5)
1629
-19
52nd
-5
June 20th, 1998 in France1908 (+16)
9th (+2)
1908
+16
9th
+2
Croatia
1 - 0
Japan
1908 (+16)
9th (+2)
1704
-16
36th
-2
June 21st, 1998 in France1926 (+20)
9th (+1)
1926
+20
9th
+1
Argentina
5 - 0
Jamaica
1926 (+20)
9th (+1)
1609
-20
57th
-6
June 26th, 1998 in France1954 (+28)
9th (+1)
1954
+28
9th
+1
Argentina
1 - 0
Croatia
1954 (+28)
9th (+1)
1880
-28
14th
-2
June 26th, 1998 in France1647 (+38)
49th (+7)
1647
+38
49th
+7
Jamaica
2 - 1
Japan
1647 (+38)
49th (+7)
1666
-38
46th
-11

Playoff Round


Round of 16

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
June 27th, 1998 in France2079 (+17)
1st (+1)
2079
+17
1st
+1
Brazil
4 - 1
Chile
2079 (+17)
1st (+1)
1754
-17
25th
-2
June 27th, 1998 in France2004 (+26)
4th (+2)
2004
+26
4th
+2
Italy
1 - 0
Norway
2004 (+26)
4th (+2)
1900
-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 France2037 (+8)
3rd (-)
2037
+8
3rd
-
France
1 - 0
Paraguay
2037 (+8)
3rd (-)
1803
-8
20th
-
June 29th, 1998 in France2090 (+15)
1st (+1)
2090
+15
1st
+1
Germany
2 - 1
Mexico
2090 (+15)
1st (+1)
1870
-15
16th
-2
June 29th, 1998 in France1999 (+32)
5th (+3)
1999
+32
5th
+3
Netherlands
2 - 1
Yugoslavia
1999 (+32)
5th (+3)
1963
-32
8th
-2
June 30th, 1998 in France1955 (+1)
9th (-)
1955
+1
9th
-
Argentina
2 - 2
England
1955 (+1)
9th (-)
1968
-1
7th
-
June 30th, 1998 in France1913 (+33)
10th (+4)
1913
+33
10th
+4
Croatia
1 - 0
Romania
1913 (+33)
10th (+4)
1879
-33
14th
-4

Quarter-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 3rd, 1998 in France2095 (+16)
1st (+1)
2095
+16
1st
+1
Brazil
3 - 2
Denmark
2095 (+16)
1st (+1)
1881
-16
13th
-1
July 3rd, 1998 in France2026 (-11)
3rd (-)
2026
-11
3rd
-
France
0 - 0
Italy
2026 (-11)
3rd (-)
2015
+11
4th
-
July 4th, 1998 in France1990 (+77)
7th (+3)
1990
+77
7th
+3
Croatia
3 - 0
Germany
1990 (+77)
7th (+3)
2013
-77
5th
-3
July 4th, 1998 in France2025 (+26)
3rd (+2)
2025
+26
3rd
+2
Netherlands
2 - 1
Argentina
2025 (+26)
3rd (+2)
1929
-26
10th
-1

Semi-final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 7th, 1998 in France2089 (-6)
1st (-)
2089
-6
1st
-
Brazil
1 - 1
Netherlands
2089 (-6)
1st (-)
2031
+6
2nd
+1
July 8th, 1998 in France2045 (+19)
2nd (+1)
2045
+19
2nd
+1
France
2 - 1
Croatia
2045 (+19)
2nd (+1)
1971
-19
7th
-

3rd place

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 11th, 1998 in France2006 (+35)
5th (+2)
2006
+35
5th
+2
Croatia
2 - 1
Netherlands
2006 (+35)
5th (+2)
1996
-35
7th
-4

Final

VenueEloRankTeam 1ScoreTeam 2EloRank
July 12th, 1998 in France2089 (+44)
1st (+1)
2089
+44
1st
+1
France
3 - 0
Brazil
2089 (+44)
1st (+1)
2045
-44
2nd
-1