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World Cup France 1998 African Qualifiers

First Round

02.06.1996 Sudan 2 - 0 Zambia  
16.06.1996 Zambia 3 - 0 Sudan [AG: 3 - 2 to Zambia]
 
01.06.1996 Namibia 2 - 0 Mozambique
16.06.1996 Mozambique 1 - 1 Namibia [AG: 3 - 1 to Namibia]
 
08.06.1996 Tanzania 0 - 0 Ghana
17.06.1996 Ghana 2 - 1 Tanzania [AG: 2 - 1 to Ghana]
 
02.06.1996 Swaziland 0 - 1 Gabon
16.06.1996 Gabon 2 - 0 Swaziland [AG: 3 - 0 to Gabon]
 
01.06.1996 Uganda 0 - 2 Angola
16.06.1996 Angola 3 - 1 Uganda [AG: 5 - 1 to Angola]
 
02.06.1996 Mauritius 1 - 5 Zaire
16.06.1996 Zaire 2 - 0 Mauritius [AG: 7 - 1 to Zaire]
 
01.06.1996 Malawi 0 - 1 South Africa
15.06.1996 South Africa 3 - 0 Malawi [AG: 4 - 0 to South Africa]
 
02.06.1996 Madagascar 1 - 2 Zimbabwe
15.06.1996 Zimbabwe 2 - 2 Madagascar [AG: 4 - 3 to Zimbabwe]
 
01.06.1996 Guinea-Bissau 3 - 2 Guinea
16.06.1996 Guinea 3 - 1 Guinea-Bissau [AG: 5 - 4 to Guinea]
 
02.06.1996 Rwanda 1 - 3 Tunisia
16.06.1996 Tunisia 2 - 0 Rwanda [AG: 5 - 1 to Tunisia]
 
02.06.1996 Congo 2 - 0 Ivory Coast
16.06.1996 Ivory Coast 1 - 1 Congo [AG: 3 - 1 to Congo]
 
02.06.1996 Kenya 3 - 1 Algeria
14.06.1996 Algeria 1 - 0 Kenya [AG: 3 - 2 to Kenya]
 
02.06.1996 Burundi 1 - 0 Sierra Leone
15.06.1996 Sierra Leone 0 - 1 Burundi [AG: 2 - 0 to Burundi - Burundi subsequently withdrew due to inability to organise transport; Sierra Leone progress]
 
31.05.1996 Mauritania 0 - 0 Burkina Faso
16.06.1996 Burkina Faso 2 - 0 Mauritania [AG: 2 - 0 to Burkina Faso]
 
02.06.1996 Togo 2 - 1 Senegal
15.06.1996 Senegal 1 - 1 Togo [AG: 3 - 2 to Togo]
 
01.06.1996 Gambia 2 - 1 Liberia
23.06.1996 Liberia 4 - 0 Gambia [AG: 5 - 2 to Liberia]
 
Cameroon bye  
Egypt bye  
Morocco bye  
Nigeria bye  

Second Round

Group 1

09.11.1996 Nigeria 2 - 0 Burkina Faso  
10.11.1996 Guinea 3 - 1 Kenya
12.01.1997 Burkina Faso 0 - 2 Guinea
12.01.1997 Kenya 1 - 1 Nigeria
05.04.1997 Nigeria 2 - 1 Guinea
06.04.1997 Kenya 4 - 3 Burkina Faso
27.04.1997 Burkina Faso 1 - 2 Nigeria
27.04.1997 Kenya 1 - 0 Guinea
07.06.1997 Nigeria 3 - 0 Kenya
08.06.1997 Guinea 3 - 1 Burkina Faso
17.08.1997 Burkina Faso 2 - 4 Kenya
17.08.1997 Guinea 1 - 0 Nigeria
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * NIGERIA 6 4 1 1 10 4 +6 13
2 Guinea 6 4 0 2 10 5 +5 12
3 Kenya 6 3 1 2 11 12 -1 10
4 Burkina Faso 6 0 0 6 7 17 -10 0

Group 2

08.11.1996 Egypt 7 - 1 Namibia  
10.11.1996 Liberia 0 - 1 Tunisia
11.01.1997 Namibia 0 - 0 Liberia
12.01.1997 Tunisia 1 - 0 Egypt
06.04.1997 Liberia 1 - 0 Egypt
06.04.1997 Namibia 1 - 2 Tunisia
27.04.1997 Namibia 2 - 3 Egypt
27.04.1997 Tunisia 2 - 0 Liberia
08.06.1997 Egypt 0 - 0 Tunisia
08.06.1997 Liberia 1 - 2 Namibia
17.08.1997 Egypt 5 - 0 Liberia
17.08.1997 Tunisia 4 - 0 Namibia
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * TUNISIA 6 5 1 0 10 1 +9 16
2 Egypt 6 3 1 2 15 5 +10 10
3 Liberia 6 1 1 4 2 10 -8 4
4 Namibia 6 1 1 4 6 17 -11 4

Group 3

09.11.1996 South Africa 1 - 0 Zaire  
10.11.1996 Congo 1 - 0 Zambia
11.01.1997 Zambia 0 - 0 South Africa
12.01.1997 Zaire 1 - 1 Congo
06.04.1997 Congo 2 - 0 South Africa
06.04.1997 Zaire 2 - 2 Zambia
27.04.1997 Zaire 1 - 2 South Africa
27.04.1997 Zambia 3 - 0 Congo
08.06.1997 Congo 1 - 0 Zaire
08.06.1997 South Africa 3 - 0 Zambia
17.08.1997 South Africa 1 - 0 Congo
17.08.1997 Zambia 2 - 0 Zaire
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * SOUTH AFRICA 6 4 1 1 7 3 +4 13
2 Congo 6 3 1 2 5 5 0 10
3 Zambia 6 2 2 2 7 6 +1 8
4 Zaire 6 0 2 4 4 9 -5 2

Group 4

10.11.1996 Angola 2 - 1 Zimbabwe  
10.11.1996 Togo 2 - 4 Cameroon
12.01.1997 Cameroon 0 - 0 Angola
12.01.1997 Zimbabwe 3 - 0 Togo
06.04.1997 Angola 3 - 1 Togo
06.04.1997 Cameroon 1 - 0 Zimbabwe
27.04.1997 Cameroon 2 - 0 Togo
27.04.1997 Zimbabwe 0 - 0 Angola
08.06.1997 Angola 1 - 1 Cameroon
08.06.1997 Togo 2 - 1 Zimbabwe
17.08.1997 Togo 1 - 1 Angola
17.08.1997 Zimbabwe 1 - 2 Cameroon
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * CAMEROON 6 4 2 0 10 4 +6 14
2 Angola 6 2 4 0 7 4 +3 10
3 Zimbabwe 6 1 1 4 6 7 -1 4
4 Togo 6 1 1 4 6 14 -8 4

Group 5

10.11.1996 Gabon 1 - 1 Ghana  
10.11.1996 Morocco 4 - 0 Sierra Leone
11.01.1997 Sierra Leone 1 - 0 Gabon
12.01.1997 Ghana 2 - 2 Morocco
05.04.1997 Sierra Leone 1 - 1 Ghana
06.04.1997 Gabon 0 - 4 Morocco [abandoned after 55' at 0-4; awarded 0-4 to Morocco]
27.04.1997 Ghana 3 - 0 Gabon
27.04.1997 Sierra Leone 0 - 1 Morocco
07.06.1997 Morocco 1 - 0 Ghana
08.06.1997 Gabon n/p Sierra Leone [declared void after repeated travel problems for Sierra Leone]
17.08.1997 Ghana 0 - 2 Sierra Leone
17.08.1997 Morocco 2 - 0 Gabon
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * MOROCCO 6 5 1 0 14 2 +12 16
2 Sierra Leone 5 2 1 2 4 6 -2 7
3 Ghana 6 1 3 2 7 7 0 6
4 Gabon 5 0 1 4 1 11 -10 1