Head Coach: Florent Ibenge
Previous appearances: 18
Honours: Winners (1968, 1974)
DR Congo are through to the finals for the fourth time in a row, one of their longest spells in recent times. Champions in 1968 and 1974, the Leopards also finished third in 1998 and 2015.
- DR Congo will be participating in the Africa Cup of Nations for a 19th time in 2019; including this year’s competition, only Egypt (24), Ivory Coast (23) and Ghana (22) have featured in more.
- Since the 2013 tournament, DR Congo have only lost two of their 13 Africa Cup of Nations matches (W3 D8), losing to Cote d’Ivoire in the 2015 semi-finals and Ghana in the 2017 quarters.