AFC U-16 Championship

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AFC U-16 Championship
AFC U16 logo.svg
Founded 1985
Region Asia (AFC)
Number of teams 16
Current champions  Uzbekistan (1st title)
Most successful team(s)  China PR
 Japan
 Oman
 Saudi Arabia
 South Korea
(2 titles each)
2014 AFC U-16 Championship

The AFC U-16 Championship is a football competition, organised by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) held once every two years for Asian under-16 teams that also serves as a qualification tournament for the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The top 4 countries qualify to participate in the U-17 World Cup. Until 2006 it was held as an under-17 tournament.

Results[edit]

Year Host Final Third Place Match
Winner Score Runner-up Third Place Score Fourth Place
1985
Details
Qatar
Qatar

Saudi Arabia
4–3
Qatar

Iraq
1–0
Thailand
1986
Details
Qatar
Qatar

South Korea
0–0
(5–4)
on penalties

Qatar

Saudi Arabia
2–0
North Korea
1988
Details
Thailand
Thailand

Saudi Arabia
2–0
Bahrain

China PR
1–1
(4–3)
on penalties

Iraq
1990
Details
United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates

Qatar
2–0
United Arab Emirates

China PR
5–0
Indonesia
1992
Details
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia

China PR
2–2
(8–7)
on penalties

Qatar

Saudi Arabia
2–1
North Korea
1994
Details
Qatar
Qatar

Japan
1–0
after extra time

Qatar

Oman
3–2
Bahrain
1996
Details
Thailand
Thailand

Oman
1–0
Thailand

Bahrain
0–0
(4–1)
on penalties

Japan
1998
Details
Qatar
Qatar

Thailand
1–1
(3–2)
on penalties

Qatar

Bahrain
5–1
South Korea
2000
Details
Vietnam
Vietnam

Oman
1–0
Iran

Japan
4–2
Vietnam
2002
Details
United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates

South Korea
1–1
(5–3)
on penalties

Yemen

China PR
1–0
Uzbekistan
2004
Details
Japan
Japan

China PR
1–0
North Korea

Qatar
2–1
Iran
2006
Details
Singapore
Singapore

Japan
4–2
after extra time

North Korea

Tajikistan
3–3
(5–4)
on penalties

Syria
2008
Details
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan

Iran
2–1
South Korea

United Arab Emirates
n/a(1)
Japan
2010
Details
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan

North Korea
2–0
Uzbekistan

Australia
n/a(1)
Japan
2012
Details
Iran
Iran

Uzbekistan
1–1
(3–1)
on penalties

Japan

Iran
n/a(1)
Iraq
2014
Details
Thailand
Thailand
1 No third place match was played.

Successful national teams[edit]

Team Champions Runners-up Third-place Fourth-place Semi-finalists
 Japan 2 (1994, 2006) 1 (2012) 1 (2000) 1 (1996) 2 (2008, 2010)
 South Korea 2 (1986, 2002) 1 (2008) - 1 (1998) -
 China PR 2 (1992, 2004) - 3 (1988, 1990, 2002) - -
 Saudi Arabia 2 (1985, 1988) - 2 (1986, 1992*) - -
 Oman 2 (1996, 2000) - 1 (1994) - -
 Qatar 1 (1990) 5 (1985*, 1986*, 1992, 1994*, 1998*) 1 (2004) - -
 North Korea 1 (2010) 2 (2004, 2006) - 2 (1986, 1992) -
 Iran 1 (2008) 1 (2000) - 1 (2004) 1 (2012*)
 Thailand 1 (1998) 1 (1996*) - 1 (1985) -
 Uzbekistan 1 (2012) 1 (2010*) - 1 (2002) -
 Bahrain - 1 (1988) 2 (1996, 1998) 1 (1994) -
 United Arab Emirates - 1 (1990*) - - 1 (2008)
 Yemen - 1 (2002) - - -
 Iraq - - 1 (1985) 1 (1988) 1 (2012)
 Tajikistan - - 1 (2006) - -
 Indonesia - - - 1 (1990) -
 Vietnam - - - 1 (2000*) -
 Syria - - - 1 (2006) -
 Australia - - - - 1 (2010)

Participating Nations[edit]

Nation Qatar
1985
Qatar
1986
Thailand
1988
United Arab Emirates
1990
Saudi Arabia
1992
Qatar
1994
Thailand
1996
Qatar
1998
Vietnam
2000
United Arab Emirates
2002
Japan
2004
Singapore
2006
Uzbekistan
2008
Uzbekistan
2010
Iran
2012
Thailand
2014
Total
 Australia QF SF QF q 4
 Bahrain GS 2nd GS 4th 3rd 3rd GS 7
 Bangladesh GS GS GS GS GS GS 6
 China PR GS 3rd 3rd 1st GS GS GS 3rd 1st QF GS GS GS q 14
 Hong Kong q 1
 India GS GS QF GS GS GS 6
 Indonesia GS GS 4th GS GS 5
 Iran GS GS 2nd 4th QF 1st GS SF q 9
 Iraq 3rd 4th GS GS QF GS QF SF 8
 Japan GS 1st 4th GS 3rd GS GS 1st SF SF 2nd q 12
 Jordan GS QF 2
 Kuwait GS QF GS QF q 5
 Laos GS DQ GS 2
 Malaysia GS GS q 3
 Myanmar GS GS GS GS 4
   Nepal GS GS q 3
 Oman 3rd 1st GS 1st QF GS GS q 8
 North Korea 4th GS 4th GS 2nd 2nd 1st GS q 9
 Pakistan GS 1
 Qatar 2nd 2nd GS 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd QF 3rd q 10
 Saudi Arabia 1st 3rd 1st 3rd GS QF QF GS q 9
 Singapore GS GS 2
 South Korea 1st GS GS GS 4th 1st QF QF 2nd QF q 11
 Syria QF 4th QF QF QF q 6
 Tajikistan 3rd GS 2
 Thailand 4th GS GS 2nd 1st GS GS GS q 9
 Timor-Leste GS 1
 Turkmenistan GS 1
 United Arab Emirates 2nd GS GS QF SF QF 6
 Uzbekistan GS 4th GS QF 2nd 1st q 7
 Vietnam 4th GS GS GS GS 5
 South Yemen GS 1
 Yemen 2nd GS × GS 4

All time result[edit]

NB : Exclude Qatar 1985 cause of lack of data.
        As of Iran 2012.

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