AFCON KICK OFF, START TODAY

2015 Africa Cup of Nations logo.pngThe African Cup of Nations starts today at exactly 17:00GMT at the Estadio de Bata,Bata in Equatorial Guinea.Below is the strength of each country participating…

Team Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
FIFA ranking
at start of event
 Equatorial Guinea Hosts 14 November 2014 2nd 2012 Quarter-finals (2012) 118
 Cape Verde Group F winners 15 October 2014 2nd 2013 Quarter-finals (2013) 40
 Algeria Group B winners 15 October 2014 16th 2013 Winners (1990) 18
 Tunisia Group G winners 14 November 2014 17th 2013 Winners (2004) 22
 South Africa Group A winners 15 November 2014 9th 2013 Winners (1996) 52
 Zambia Group F runners-up 15 November 2014 17th 2013 Winners (2012) 50
 Cameroon Group D winners 15 November 2014 17th 2010 Winners (1984, 1988, 2000, 2002) 42
 Gabon Group C winners 15 November 2014 6th 2012 Quarter-finals (1996, 2012) 62
 Burkina Faso Group C runners-up 15 November 2014 10th 2013 Runners-up (2013) 64
 Senegal Group G runners-up 15 November 2014 13th 2012 Runners-up (2002) 35
 Ivory Coast Group D runners-up 19 November 2014 21st 2013 Winners (1992) 28
 Ghana Group E winners 19 November 2014 20th 2013 Winners (1963, 1965, 1978, 1982) 37
 Guinea Group E runners-up 19 November 2014 11th 2012 Runners-up (1976) 39
 Mali Group B runners-up 19 November 2014 9th 2013 Runners-up (1972) 49
 Congo Group A runners-up 19 November 2014 7th 2000 Winners (1972) 61
 DR Congo Best third placed team 19 November 2014 17th 2013 Winners (1968, 1974) 57
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