1992 Arab Nations Cup

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1992 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host country Syria
Dates 8 – 17 September
Teams (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Egypt (1st title)
Runners-up  Saudi Arabia
Third place  Kuwait
Fourth place  Syria
Tournament statistics
Matches played 10
Goals scored 23 (2.3 per match)
1988
1998

The 1992 Arab Nations Cup is the 6th edition of the Arab Nations Cup hosted by Syria, in 2 Provinces Aleppo and Damascus. Egypt won their first title with the Olympic team.

Part of the Pan Arab Games[edit]

The 1992 edition organized as part of the Pan Arab Games, but counted for the Arab Nations Cup.

Iraq absent[edit]

The most successful team and holder of the Arab Nations Cup with four titles, Iraq the defending champions banned for playing in the Arab Nations Cup due to Gulf War.

Group A: Aleppo[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Egypt 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 3
 Kuwait 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 2
 Jordan 2 0 1 1 2 5 -3 1

8 September 1992
Egypt  1 - 1  Jordan

10 September 1992
Kuwait  4 - 1  Jordan

12 September 1992
Egypt  1 - 0  Kuwait

Group B: Damascus[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Saudi Arabia 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 3
 Syria 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
 Palestine 2 0 1 1 1 2 -1 1

9 September 1992
Syria  1 - 1  Saudi Arabia

11 September 1992
Syria  0 - 0  Palestine

13 September 1992
Saudi Arabia  2 - 1  Palestine

Knock-out stage[edit]

Semi-finals Final
15 September 1992 - Aleppo
  Egypt  0 (4)  
  Syria  0 (3)  
 
17 September 1992 - Aleppo
      Egypt  3
    Saudi Arabia  2
Third place
15 September 1992 - Aleppo 17 September 1992 - Aleppo
  Saudi Arabia  2   Kuwait  2
  Kuwait  0     Syria   1

Semi-finals[edit]

15 September 1992
Egypt  0 - 0  Syria
  Penalties  
4 - 3


15 September 1992
Saudi Arabia  2 - 0  Kuwait

Third place play-off[edit]

17 September 1992
Kuwait  2 - 1  Syria

Final[edit]

17 September 1992
Egypt  3 - 2  Saudi Arabia

Result[edit]

 1992 Arab Nations Cup Winners 

Egypt
First title

External links[edit]