Algeria national football team

Algeria
Nickname(s)الخُضر   "El Khadra" (The Greens)[1]
الأفناك  (The Fennecs) Desert foxes[2]
محاربي الصحراء  (The Desert Warriors) [3]
AssociationAlgerian Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationUNAF (North Africa)
Head coachDjamel Belmadi[4]
CaptainRaïs M'Bolhi
Most capsLakhdar Belloumi (100)[5]
Top scorerAbdelhafid Tasfaout (34)[6]
Home stadiumVarious
FIFA codeALG
FIFA ranking
CurrentTemplate:FIFA World Rankings
Highest15 (October 2014)
Lowest103 (June 2008)
Elo ranking
CurrentTemplate:World Football Elo Ratings
Highest8 (December 1981)
Lowest85 (October 2018)
First international
23x15px Algeria 2–1 Bulgaria 23x15px
(Algiers, Algeria; 6 January 1963)
Biggest win
23x15px Algeria 15–1 South Yemen 23x15px
(Tripoli, Libya; 17 August 1973)
Biggest defeat
23x15px Hungary 9–2 Algeria 23x15px
(Budapest, Hungary; 16 August 1967)
World Cup
Appearances4 (first in 1982)
Best resultRound of 16, 2014
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances17 (first in 1968)
Best resultChampions, 1990
African Nations Championship
Appearances1 (first in 2011)
Best resultFourth place, 2011

Algeria national football team is the national football team of Algeria.

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