Comparison Between Argentina and South Africa in the Soccer World Cups

Stats comparison between the National Teams of Argentina and South Africa in their participations in the Soccer World Cup including world cups played and won, game results with final scores, goals and best and worst performances.

Summary

World Cups
Played
Champion All-Time
Standing
Argentina Argentina
18
3 World Cup Throphy
3
South Africa South Africa
3
0 World Cup Throphy
49

Full All-time Standings...

Games

Games Played
GP
Wins
W
Draw
D
Losses
L
Argentina Argentina
47
17
24
South Africa South Africa
9
2
4
3

Games %

Games Played
GP
Wins
W
Draw
D
Losses
L
Argentina Argentina
53.4%
19.3%
27.3%
South Africa South Africa
9
22.2%
44.4%
33.3%

GP: Played - W: Wins - D: Draws - L: Losses

All the games: Argentina... / South Africa...

Goals

Goals Scored Goals Against Goal
Difference
Argentina Argentina
152
101
+51
South Africa South Africa
11
16
-5

Goal Average

Goals Scored Goals Against Goal
Difference
Argentina Argentina
1.73
1.15
+0.58
South Africa South Africa
1.22
1.78
-0.56

All-Time Top Scorers

Goals Player
Argentina Argentina
13
Lionel Messi
South Africa South Africa
2
Shaun Bartlett and Benni Mccarthy

Full list of scorers: Argentina... / South Africa...

Best Performance

Standing World Cup Stage
Argentina Argentina
1 World Cup Throphy
3 Comparison Final Game
South Africa South Africa
17
2002 1st Round Groups

Worst Performance

Standing World Cup Stage
Argentina Argentina
18
2002 1st Round Groups
South Africa South Africa
24
1998 1st Round Groups

World Cup by World Cup: Argentina... / South Africa...