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Congo national football team

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Nickname(s)Diables Rouges
(Red Devils)
AssociationCongolese Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationUNIFFAC (Central Africa)
Head coachPaul Put
CaptainPrince Oniangué
Most capsJonas Bahamboula (56)
Top scorerThievy Bifouma (15)
Home stadiumStade Municipal de Kintélé
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 99 Increase 1 (22 December 2022)[1]
Highest42 (September 2015)
Lowest144 (September 2011)
First international
 Ivory Coast 4–2 Congo 
(February 1960)
Biggest win
 Congo 11–0 Chad 
(Congo; 28 March 1964)
 Congo 11–0 São Tomé and Príncipe 
(Gabon; 7 July 1976)
Biggest defeat
 Malagasy Republic 8–1 Congo 
(Madagascar; 18 April 1960)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances7 (first in 1968)
Best resultChampions, 1972

Congo national football team is the national football team of the Republic of the Congo.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 22 December 2022. Retrieved 22 December 2022.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.