| Burkina Faso|
Egypt (4th title)
7 Feb 1998 – 28 Feb 1998
| 3 (in 2 host cities)|
| Egypt national football team|
DR Congo national football team
2000 African Cup of N, 1996 African Cup of N, 2002 African Cup of N, 1994 African Cup of N, 1992 African Cup of N
The 1998 African Cup of Nations in Burkina Faso was the 21st edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (ACN), the national football championship of Africa, administered by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). Just like in 1996, the field of sixteen teams was split into four groups of four. Egypt won its fourth ACN championship, beating South Africa in the final 2−0.
1998 African Cup of Nations Wikipedia
Nigeria was banned from entering the 1998 African Cup of Nations qualifying because of withdrawing from the 1996 Cup after having already qualified for the finals, while the other teams were banned for withdrawing during qualification for the 1996 Cup.
Teams highlighted in green progress to the Quarter Finals.7 goals
Goalkeeper Nader El-Sayed
Defenders Mark Fish
Midfielders Charles Akonnor
Forwards Hossam Hassan