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Tunisia
Logo federation tunisienne de football-copy.svg
Nickname(s) Les Aigles de Carthage
(Eagles of Carthage)
Association Tunisian Football Federation
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Head coach Flag of Tunisia Mondher Kebaier
Captain Aymen Mathlouthi
Most caps Radhi Jaïdi (105)
Top scorer Issam Jemâa (36)
Ground Stade Olympique de Radès
FIFA ranking 42
Highest FIFA ranking 19
Lowest FIFA ranking 65
Elo ranking 75
Highest Elo ranking 24
Lowest Elo ranking 103
First international Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia 1–2 Algeria Flag of Algeria.png
(Tunisia; 25 June 1957)
Biggest win Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia 7–0 Togo Flag of Togo.png
(Tunis, Tunisia; 7 January 2000)
Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia 7–0 Malawi Flag of Malawi.png
(Tunis, Tunisia; 26 March 2005)
Biggest defeat Flag of Hungary.png Hungary 10–1 Tunisia Flag of Tunisia
(Hungary; 24 July 1960)
World Cup appearances 4 (First in 1978)
Best result Round 1: 1978, 1998, 2002, 2006
Africa Cup of Nations appearances 16 (First in 1962)
Best result 2004 African Cup of Nations-2004
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The Tunisia national football team, nicknamed Les Aigles de Carthage (The Eagles of Carthage or The Carthage Eagles), is the national team of Tunisia and is controlled by the Tunisian Football Federation. They have qualified for four FIFA World Cups, the first one in 1978, but have yet to make it out of the first round. Nevertheless, they created history in that 1978 tournament in Argentina by becoming the first African side to win a World Cup match, beating Mexico 3–1. They also held defending champions West Germany to a goalless draw before bowing out. They have since qualified for the three tournaments in succession, in 1998, 2002 and 2006: they were the only African team to appear at both the 2002 and 2006 tournaments.

Tunisia also won the 2004 Africa Cup of Nations, when they hosted the tournament.

External links

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International football

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International competitions

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Africa Cup of Nations winners

1959: Flag of the United Arab Republic.png United Arab Republic · 1962: Flag of Ethiopia.png Ethiopia · 1963: Flag of Ghana.png Ghana · 1965: Flag of Ghana Ghana · 1968: Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.png Congo-Kinshasa · 1970: Flag of Sudan.png Sudan · 1972: Flag of the Republic of the Congo.png Congo · 1974: Flag of Zaire.png Zaire · 1976: Morocco.png Morocco · 1978: Flag of Ghana Ghana · 1980: Flag of Nigeria.png Nigeria · 1982: Flag of Ghana Ghana · 1984: Flag of Cameroon.png Cameroon · 1986: Flag of Egypt Egypt · 1988: Flag of Cameroon Cameroon · 1990: Flag of Algeria.png Algeria · 1992: Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.png Ivory Coast · 1994: Flag of Nigeria Nigeria · 1996: Flag of South Africa.png South Africa · 1998: Flag of Egypt Egypt · 2000: Flag of Cameroon Cameroon · 2002: Flag of Cameroon Cameroon · 2004: Flag of Tunisia.png Tunisia · 2006: Flag of Egypt Egypt · 2008: Flag of Egypt Egypt · 2010: Flag of Egypt Egypt · 2012: Flag of Zambia.png Zambia · 2013: Flag of Nigeria Nigeria · 2015: Flag of Cote d'Ivoire Ivory Coast · 2017: Flag of Cameroon Cameroon ·

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