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Za´re


Federation founded: 1919
FIFA member since: 1964
Confederation: CAF
Colours: Blue and red
Nickname: The Leopards
World Cups qualified for: 1 (of 20)
Best results: First round 1974

WORLD CUP RANKING
P 3 W 0 D 0 L 3 GF 0 GA 14 Pts 0
Za´re are 76th on the all-time table.

WORLD CUP SUMMARY
1974 First round 16 Squad Qualifiers
1978 Did not enter
1982 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1986 Did not enter
1990 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1994 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1998 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2002 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2006 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2010 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2014 Did not qualify Qualifiers
* Za´re entered first time for the 1974 World Cup. After 1998
the country is known as Democratic Republic of the Congo.

TEAM RECORDS
Champions -
Finalists -
Semifinalists (or top 4) -
Quarterfinalists (or top 8) -
Biggest win -
Biggest loss 0-9 vs Yugoslavia 1974
Most wins in a row 0
Most losses in a row 3
Longest unbeaten run 0
Longest run without win 3
Longest run qualifying 1 (1974)
Longest run not qualifying 10 (1978- )
Penalty shoot-outs -
ZAI vs Europe W0 - D0 - L2
ZAI vs South America W0 - D0 - L1

MOST WORLD CUP APPEARANCES
Raymond Bwanga 3 1974
Mwamba Kazadi 3 1974
Uba Kembo 3 1974
Mantantu Kidumu 3 1974
Masamba Kilasu 3 1974
Boba Lobilo 3 1974
Mambwene Mana 3 1974
Adelard Mayanga 3 1974
Mukombo Mwanza 3 1974
Ilunga Mwepu 3 1974

MOST WORLD CUP GOALS
None


 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1974 1R Scotland L 0-2 1R Yugoslavia L 0-9 1R Brazil L 0-3



 

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