Algeria made their FIFA World Cup debut in 1982, got qualified for the next editions, and then failed to qualify till 2010 World Cup. Now they have qualified for their 4th edition of Football World Cup. They made a shocking debut defeating the giant West Germany, and then Chile. But despite two wins due to goal difference with the top two teams they failed to qualify for the next round. Since then they have failed to win any more matches. Check the World Cup statistics of Algeria, highest goal scorers of Algerians, and Algeria’s match results in Football World Cup.
In 2014 Brazil World Cup, Algeria is placed in Group H with Belgium, Russia and South Korea. Probably one of the easiest groups for all the four teams to fancy qualifying for the next round.
2014 Football World Cup: Schedule in Indian Standard Time
Team Profiles: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Greece, Ivory Coast, Honduras, Japan, Switzerland, Uruguay
Match Results by Editions
- Def West Germany 2-1
Lost to Austria 2-0
Def Chile 3-2
- Drew Northern Ireland 1-1
Lost to Brazil 1-0
Lost to Spain 3-0
- Lost to Slovenia 1-0
Drew England 0-0
Lost to USA 1-0
Match Results by Opponents
- They have played 9 teams in 9 matches.
Opponents: West Germany, Austria, Chile, Northern Ireland, Brazil, Spain, Slovenia, England, USA
- 2 Assad (1982)
1: Madjer, Belloumi, Bensaoula (1982), Zidane (1986)