African Cup of Nations 1957-2006 - All-Time Tables


Final Tournament All-Time Table 1957-2006

Explanations
FT 1:  number of final tournaments played 
FT 2:  consecutive final tournaments played (+) consecutive final tournaments missed (-)
G:     Games
W:     Wins
D:     Draws
L:     Loses
GD:    goal difference
P2+    points according to 2 points/win
P%:    success percentage
P2/3+: points actually obtained
P3+:   points according to 3 points/win

Team                   FT1 FT2   G  W  D  L  G+  G-  GD    P2+  P% P2/3+ P3+
Egypt                   20  12  78 40 14 24 123  77  46  94:62 0,603 110 134
Nigeria                 14   4  70 38 17 15 103  70  33  93:47 0,664 109 131
Cameroon                14   6  61 32 19 10  90  51  39  83:39 0,680  98 115
Ghana                   15   1  60 32 13 15  80  51  29  77:43 0,642  85 109
Ivory Coast             16   1  62 24 16 22  82  72  10  64:60 0,516  71  88
Morocco                 12   5  48 17 19 12  52  40  12  53:43 0,552  61  70
Algeria                 13  -1  51 18 16 17  63  57   6  52:50 0,510  56  70
Zambia                  12   1  48 20 10 18  58  50   8  50:46 0,521  56  70
Zaire/Congo Kinshasa    15   8  56 16 15 25  64  80 -16  47:65 0,420  53  63
Tunisia                 12   7  46 15 16 15  59  57   2  46:46 0,500  58  61
Senegal                 10   4  40 15  9 16  45  34  11  39:41 0,488  47  54
South Africa             6   6  28 13  7  8  34  27   7  33:23 0,589  46  46
Guinea                   8   2  28  9 10  9  40  38   2  28:28 0,500  33  37
Mali                     4  -1  22  8  6  8  30  34  -4  22:22 0,500  27  30
Sudan                    6 -15  17  6  5  6  24  22   2  17:17 0,500  17  23
Congo Brazzaville        6  -3  22  5  6 11  21  34 -13  16:28 0,364  16  21
Ethiopia                 9 -12  24  7  2 15  28  54 -26  16:32 0,333  16  23
Togo                     6   1  18  2  6 10  13  32 -19  10:26 0,278  12  12
Upper Volta/Burkina Faso 6  -1  21  2  5 14  20  45 -25   9:33 0,214  11  11
Libya                    2   1   8  2  4  2   8   9  -1   8: 8 0,500   8  10
Uganda                   5 -14  16  3  1 12  17  31 -14   7:25 0,219   7  10
Angola                   3   1   9  1  4  4  13  19  -6   6:12 0,333   7   7
Kenya                    5  -1  14  1  4  9   8  24 -16   6:22 0,214   7   7
Liberia                  2  -2   5  1  2  2   5   7  -2   4: 6 0,400   5   5
Zimbabwe                 2   2   6  2  0  4   8  13  -5   4: 8 0,333   3   6
Gabon                    3  -3   8  1  2  5   6  16 -10   4:12 0,250   5   5
Rwanda                   1  -1   3  1  1  1   3   3   0   3: 3 0,500   4   4
Sierra Leone             2  -5   5  1  1  3   2  11  -9   3: 7 0,300   4   4
Tanzania                 1 -13   3  0  1  2   3   6  -3   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Namibia                  1  -4   3  0  1  2   7  11  -4   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Malawi                   1 -11   3  0  1  2   2   6  -4   1: 5 0,167   1   1
Mozambique               3  -4   9  0  1  8   2  19 -17   1:17 0,056   1   1
Mauritius                1 -16   3  0  0  3   2   8  -6   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Benin                    1  -1   3  0  0  3   1   8  -7   0: 6 0,000   0   0

Final Tournament Final Placings 1957-2006

Explanations
FT: Final Tournaments
QF: Quarterfinal/Group Stage (2 groups)
GS: Group Stage (4 groups)

2006
Country                 FT  1  2  3  4 QF GS
Egypt                   20  5  1  3  3  6  2
Ghana                   15  4  3     1  5  2
Cameroon                14  4  1  1  1  6  1
Nigeria                 14  2  4  6     2   
Zaire/Congo Kinshasa    15  2     1  1  9  2
Tunisia                 12  1  2  1  2  4  2
Sudan                    6  1  2  1     2   
Ivory Coast             16  1  1  4  1  6  3
Algeria                 13  1  1  2  1  5  3
Ethiopia                 9  1  1  1  2  4   
Morocco                 12  1  1  1  2  3  4
South Africa             6  1  1  1     1  2
Congo                    6  1        1  3  1
Zambia                  12     2  3     3  4
Senegal                 10     1     3  6   
Mali                     4     1     3      
Uganda                   5     1     1  3   
Guinea                   8     1        5  2
Libya                    2     1           1
Upper Volta/Burkina Faso 6           1  1  4
Kenya                    5              3  2
Togo                     6              2  4
Gabon                    3              1  2
Mozambique               3              1  2
Tanzania                 1              1   
Malawi                   1              1   
Mauritius                1              1   
Angola                   3                 3
Liberia                  2                 2
Zimbabwe                 2                 2
Sierra Leone             2                 2
Rwanda                   1                 1
Namibia                  1                 1
Benin                    1                 1

Qualifying Stages All-Time Table (1957-2005)

Explanations
EC:    number of African Cups played 
G:     Games
W:     Wins
D:     Draws
L:     Loses
GD:    goal difference
P2+    points according to 2 points/win
P%     success percentage
P2/3+  points actually obtained
P3+    points according to 3 points/win

Country                  AC   G  W  D  L  G+  G-  GD    P2+    P% P2/3+ P3+
Zambia                   18  88 50 19 19 141  74  67  119: 57 0,676 141 169
Ivory Coast              20  78 51 14 13 143  55  88  116: 40 0,744 137 167
Algeria                  20  86 40 25 21 139  79  60  105: 67 0,610 121 145
Senegal                  20  86 40 24 22 121  80  41  104: 68 0,605 120 144
Guinea                   21  89 39 25 25 130  98  32  103: 75 0,579 118 142
Egypt                    25  76 41 20 15 156  72  84  102: 50 0,671 116 143
Morocco                  19  78 41 20 17 121  56  65  102: 54 0,654 121 143
Zaire/Congo Kinshasa     19  85 38 25 22 129  83  46  101: 69 0,594 116 139
Togo                     17  88 38 19 31 107  95  12   95: 81 0,540 117 133
Mali                     18  89 36 22 31 112 103   9   94: 84 0,528 108 130
Nigeria                  20  68 32 24 12 105  47  58   88: 48 0,647 100 120
Uganda                   19  87 31 24 32 104 115 -11   86: 88 0,494  95 117
Cameroon                 20  65 33 18 14 102  61  41   84: 46 0,646  95 117
Ghana                    23  66 34 16 16 111  51  60   84: 48 0,636  99 118
Tunisia                  19  69 33 18 18 107  61  46   84: 54 0,609  99 117
Zimbabwe                 13  70 32 15 23 102  82  20   79: 61 0,564  96 111
Gabon                    14  72 27 21 24  92  77  15   75: 69 0,521  89 102
Kenya                    20  83 28 19 36  94  97  -3   75: 91 0,452  88 103
Angola                   11  66 28 16 22  84  67  17   72: 60 0,545  88 100
Congo-Brazzaville        18  77 24 21 32  84  94 -10   69: 85 0,448  80  93
Sudan                    19  69 24 13 32  69  95 -26   61: 77 0,442  67  85
Mozambique               13  58 21 14 23  72  74  -2   56: 60 0,483  64  77
Upper Volta/Burkina Faso 12  52 20 12 20  62  75 -13   52: 52 0,500  66  72
Ethiopia                 23  66 20 11 35  59 110 -51   51: 81 0,386  55  71
Liberia                  13  66 18 14 34  58 100 -42   50: 82 0,379  64  68
Mauritius                18  72 14 20 38  64 117 -53   48: 96 0,333  55  62
Malawi                   16  64 15 16 33  71 111 -40   46: 82 0,359  52  61
Sierra Leone             13  44 17 10 17  47  47   0   44: 44 0,500  48  61
Libya                    12  46 17  6 23  55  62  -7   40: 52 0,435  51  57
Tanzania                 17  60 12 16 32  60  92 -32   40: 80 0,333  41  52
South Africa              7  32 15  9  8  42  34   8   39: 25 0,609  53  54
Madagascar               12  45 14 11 20  44  69 -25   39: 51 0,433  45  53
Dahomey/Benin            11  52 10 12 30  51  97 -46   32: 72 0,308  41  42
Namibia                   6  40  9 13 18  39  58 -19   31: 49 0,388  39  40
Lesotho                   8  30  6 10 14  26  59 -33   22: 38 0,367  25  28
Cape Verde                5  25  9  3 13  24  34 -10   21: 29 0,420  29  30
Burundi                   6  29  7  7 15  20  38 -18   21: 37 0,362  26  28
Niger                    10  32  9  2 21  27  65 -38   20: 44 0,313  24  29
Mauritania                9  36  5 10 21  20  64 -44   20: 52 0,278  21  25
Rwanda                    6  25  7  5 13  20  38 -18   19: 31 0,380  24  26
Botswana                  7  36  5  9 22  23  66 -43   19: 53 0,264  24  24
Swaziland                 7  23  4  9 10  22  46 -24   17: 29 0,370  20  21
Gambia                   10  22  6  4 12  21  33 -12   16: 28 0,364  18  22
Chad                      5  16  5  5  6  18  21  -3   15: 17 0,469  18  20
Seychelles                5  14  3  2  9   7  26 -19    8: 20 0,286  10  11
Eritrea                   4  18  3  2 13   8  33 -25    8: 28 0,222  11  11
Somalia                   6  11  3  1  7   4  21 -17    7: 15 0,318   7  10
Central African Rep..     4  12  2  3  7  12  22 -10    7: 17 0,292   7   9
Equatorial Guinea         5  14  2  1 11   6  32 -26    5: 23 0,179   7   7
Guinea-Bissau             2  11  2  0  9   7  24 -17    4: 18 0,182   4   6
Sao Tome & Principe       3   6  0  1  5   2  20 -18    1: 11 0,083   1   1
Djibouti                  2   4  0  0  4   2  16 -14    0:  8 0,000   0   0

All-Time Table Qualifying and Final Tournaments (1957-2006)

Explanations
AC1:   number of African Cup played 
AC2:   consecutive African Cup played (+) consecutive African Cup not played (-)
FT:    Final Tournaments reached
QS:    failed to qualify for final tournament
G:     Games
W:     Wins
D:     Draws
L:     Loses
GD:    goal difference

P2+    points according to 2 points/win
P%     success percentage
P2/3+  points actually obtained
P3+    points according to 3 points/win

Country                 AC1 AC2 FT QS   G  W  D  L   G+  G-  GD    P2+   P%  P2/3+ P3+
Egypt                    25  25 20  5 154 81 34 39  279 149 130  196:112 0,636 199 277
Nigeria                  20   4 15  5 138 70 41 27  208 117  91  181: 95 0,656 179 251
Ivory Coast              20  12 16  4 140 75 30 35  225 127  98  180:100 0,643 178 255
Zambia                   18   9 12  6 136 70 29 37  199 124  75  169:103 0,621 173 239
Cameroon                 20  20 14  6 126 65 37 24  192 112  80  167: 85 0,663 166 232
Ghana                    23  23 15  8 126 66 29 31  191 102  89  161: 91 0,639 157 227
Algeria                  20  20 13  7 137 58 41 38  202 136  66  157:117 0,573 168 215
Morocco                  19  16 12  7 126 58 39 29  173  96  77  155: 97 0,615 167 213
Zaire/Congo Kinshasa     19  11 15  4 141 54 40 47  193 163  30  148:134 0,525 154 202
Senegal                  20  13 10 10 126 55 33 38  166 114  52  143:109 0,567 143 198
Guinea                   21  21  8 13 117 48 35 34  170 136  34  131:103 0,560 121 179
Tunisia                  19  13 12  7 115 48 34 33  166 118  48  130:100 0,565 133 178
Mali                     18   9  4 14 111 44 28 39  142 137   5  116:106 0,523 123 160
Togo                     17   6  6 11 106 40 25 41  120 127  -7  105:107 0,495 105 145
Uganda                   19   8  5 14 103 34 25 44  121 146 -25   93:113 0,451  93 127
Congo-Brazzaville        18   8  6 12  99 29 27 43  105 128 -23   85:113 0,429  84 114
Zimbabwe                 13  13  2 11  76 34 15 27  110  95  15   83: 69 0,546  84 117
Kenya                    20   5  5 15  97 29 23 45  102 121 -19   81:113 0,418  83 110
Gabon                    14  12  3 11  80 28 23 29   98  93   5   79: 81 0,494  85 107
Angola                   11   6  3  8  75 29 20 26   97  86  11   78: 72 0,520  71 107
Sudan                    19   3  6 13  86 30 18 38   93 117 -24   78: 94 0,453  78 108
South Africa              7   7  6  1  60 28 16 16   76  61  15   72: 48 0,600  84 100
Ethiopia                 23   3  9 14  90 27 13 50   87 164 -77   67:113 0,372  71  94
Upper Volta/Burkina Faso 12   6  6  6  73 22 17 34   82 120 -38   61: 85 0,418  65  83
Mozambique               13  13  3 10  67 21 15 31   74  93 -19   57: 77 0,425  65  78
Liberia                  13   7  2 11  71 19 16 36   63 107 -44   54: 88 0,380  63  73
Libya                    12   4  2 10  54 19 10 25   63  71  -8   48: 60 0,444  44  67
Mauritius                18   7  1 17  75 14 20 41   66 125 -59   48:102 0,320  52  62
Sierra Leone             13   3  2 11  49 18 11 20   49  58  -9   47: 51 0,480  52  65
Malawi                   16  16  1 15  67 15 17 35   73 117 -44   47: 87 0,351  47  62
Tanzania                 17   6  1 16  63 12 17 34   63  98 -35   41: 85 0,325  42  53
Madagascar               12   4  0 12  45 14 11 20   44  69 -25   39: 51 0,433  45  53
Namibia                   6   6  1  5  43  9 14 20   46  69 -23   32: 54 0,372  40  41
Dahomey/Benin            11   5  1 10  55 10 12 33   52 105 -53   32: 78 0,291  35  42
Rwanda                    6   4  1  5  28  8  6 14   23  41 -18   22: 34 0,393  22  30
Lesotho                   8   4  0  8  30  6 10 14   26  59 -33   22: 38 0,367  25  28
Cape Verde                5   4  0  5  25  9  3 13   24  34 -10   21: 29 0,420  17  30
Burundi                   6   4  0  6  29  7  7 15   20  38 -18   21: 37 0,362  26  28
Niger                    10   4  0 10  32  9  2 21   27  65 -38   20: 44 0,313  24  29
Mauritania                9   3  0  9  36  5 10 21   20  64 -44   20: 52 0,278  18  25
Botswana                  7   7  0  7  36  5  9 22   23  66 -43   19: 53 0,264  12  24
Swaziland                 7   4  0  7  23  4  9 10   22  46 -24   17: 29 0,370  20  21
Gambia                   10   3  0 10  22  6  4 12   21  33 -12   16: 28 0,364  15  22
Chad                      5   4  0  5  16  5  5  6   18  21  -3   15: 17 0,469  15  20
Seychelles                5   3  0  5  14  3  2  9    7  26 -19    8: 20 0,286  10  11
Eritrea                   4   4  0  4  18  3  2 13    8  33 -25    8: 28 0,222  11  11
Somalia                   6   1  0  6  11  3  1  7    4  21 -17    7: 15 0,318   7  10
Central African Rep.      4  -1  0  4  12  2  3  7   12  22 -10    7: 17 0,292   7   9
Equatorial Guinea         5   4  0  5  14  2  1 11    6  32 -26    5: 23 0,179   4   7
Guinea-Bissau             2   1  0  2  11  2  0  9    7  24 -17    4: 18 0,182   4   6
Sao Tome & Principe       3   1  0  3   6  0  1  5    2  20 -18    1: 11 0,083   1   1
Djibouti                  2  -2  0  2   4  0  0  4    2  16 -14    0:  8 0,000   0   0

Final Placings Qualifying and Final Tournaments (1957-2006)

Explanations
The final placings are determined as follows: 
 1. Champions 
 2. Runners-Up 
 3. Semifinalists 
 5. Quarterfinalists 
 5. Preliminary Round Third Place (in case of 2 groups) 
 7. Preliminary Round Fourth Place (in case of 2 groups) 
 9. Round of Last 16 
 9. Preliminary Round Third Place (in case of 4 groups) 
13. Preliminary Round Fourth Place (in case of 4 groups) 
The other final placings are determined after the places in the qualifying stages

Country                  AC  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  9 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 41 42
Egypt                    25  5  1  3  3  5     2  5        1                                                            
Ghana                    23  4  3     1  5  1     6     1  1                                      1                     
Cameroon                 20  4  1  1  1  6        2  1     4                                                            
Nigeria                  20  2  4  6     3        3        1  1                                                         
Zaire/Congo Kinshasa     19  2     1  1  6     3  5  1                                                                  
Tunisia                  19  1  2  1  2  3     1  6  1  1  1                                                            
Sudan                    19  1  2  1     1     2  3  1     3              1        1     1     1  1                     
Ivory Coast              20  1  1  4  1  5     1  4  1     1     1                                                      
Algeria                  20  1  1  2  1  5        4  2     2           1  1                                             
Morocco                  19  1  1  1  2  3     1  6        2     1     1                                                
Ethiopia                 23  1  1  1  2  2     2  2        4           1           2        1     1     3               
South Africa              7  1  1  1     1        1  1                 1                                                
Congo-Brazzaville        18  1        1  1     2  1  1  1  4     4     1                          1                     
Zambia                   18     2  3     2     1  7  1     1     1                                                      
Senegal                  20     1     3  6        4        4     2                                                      
Mali                     18     1     3        1  4        4     1     1  1        1        1                           
Uganda                   19     1     1  1     3     1  1  3     3     1              1  2        1                     
Guinea                   21     1        4     2  6     1  3     1     2                             1                  
Libya                    12     1                 2  1     4     2                    1              1                  
Upper Volta/Burkina Faso 12           1        1  1  4     2     1     1           1                                    
Kenya                    20              1  1  3  4  1     6     1                 2     1                              
Gabon                    14              1        3  2     1     3                 1  1  1        1                     
Togo                     17                    2  3  3  1  5     1                          1  1                        
Tanzania                 17                    1  4     1  2                       3     1           1  2  1           1
Malawi                   16                    1  2        3     2     1     1     1     2        1  1  1               
Mauritius                18                    1  1        7     1     1           3  1  1        1     1               
Mozambique               13                    1     3  1  3           2                          1     2               
Zimbabwe                 13                       3  4     1     2                 2     1                              
Sierra Leone             13                       3  1     3     2                 1     1              2               
Madagascar               12                       2  1  1  3     2     1        1                       1               
Angola                   11                       2  1  1  2     2                 1     1  1                           
Liberia                  13                       2  1     2     1     1           2  2  1                             1
Niger                    10                       1        2     1     2                 1           1  2               
Rwanda                    6                       1        2                             1           1  1               
Dahomey/Benin            11                          1     3                       1  1  2           1  1  1            
Burundi                   6                          1     1           1           1              1     1               
Namibia                   6                          1                             1     1     1  1     1               
Mauritania                9                                2                       2        1     1     2              1
Lesotho                   8                                1     1              1  1     1        1  1  1               
Gambia                   10                                1     1                 2  2  1              2        1      
Swaziland                 7                                1           1              1           1  1  2               
Central African Rep.      4                                1                       1                    1              1
Chad                      5                                      1     1                             1  2               
Eritrea                   4                                         1                                   2              1
Botswana                  7                                               1                       1  1  2  1           1
Cape Verde                5                                               1                       1  1  1  1            
Somalia                   6                                                        2  2  1              1               
Seychelles                5                                                        1              2     2               
Equatorial Guinea         5                                                        1                 1  2              1
Guinea-Bissau             2                                                              1              1               
Sao Tome & Principe       3                                                                          1  2               
Djibouti                  2                                                                          1  1               




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