1985 Arab Club Champions Cup

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1985 Arab Club Champions Cup
بطولة الأندية العربية لأبطال الدوري 1985
Tournament details
Host country Iraq
City Baghdad
Dates 5 - 9 december 1985
Teams 3 (from 1 association)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Iraq Al-Rasheed SC (1st title)
Runners-up Algeria USM El Harrach
Tournament statistics
Matches played 3
Goals scored 13 (4.33 per match)
Top scorer(s) Algeria Abdelkader Meziani
(3 goals)
1984
1986

The 1985 Arab Club Champions Cup took place in Baghdad, Iraq and featured three teams. Al-Rasheed took the championship back to Iraq.

Participants[edit]

Participants
Zone Team Qualifying method
Zone 1 Iraq Al-Rasheed Iraqi League representative
Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli 1983–84 Saudi Premier League winners
Yemen Al-Ahli Sana'a 1983–84 Yemeni League winners
Zone 2 Lebanon Nejmeh 1974–75 Lebanese Championship winners (no championship after 1975)
Zone 3 Algeria USM El Harrach 1983–84 Algerian Championship runners-up

Qualifying Round[edit]

Zone 1[edit]

Preliminary round tournament held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Al-Ahli Saudi Arabia0 – 1Iraq Al-Rasheed
Mohammad Goal –'
Al Ahli Club Stadium, Jeddah
Al-Rasheed Iraq1 – 11Yemen Al-Ahli Sana'a
Abid Goal –' jo'ra Goal –'
Al Ahli Club Stadium, Jeddah

1 Al-Rasheed were declared winners after Al-Ahli Sana'a admitted a foreign player (from Sudan) who did not conform to competition rules.

Al-Ahli Saudi ArabiaYemen Al-Ahli Sana'a
Al Ahli Club Stadium, Jeddah

Al-Rasheed advanced to the final tournament.

Zone 2[edit]

Nejmeh advanced to the final tournament.

Zone 3[edit]

USM El Harrach advanced to the final tournament.

Final Tournament[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Iraq Al-Rasheed 2 2 0 0 8 2 +6 4
Algeria USM El Harrach 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 2
Lebanon Nejmeh 2 0 0 2 1 9 -8 0
Al-Rasheed Iraq6 – 1Lebanon Nejmeh
Dirjal Goal 8'
Abid Goal 35'71'
Saddam Goal 38'
Hashim Goal 76'
Allawi Goal 89'
Chatila Goal 79'
Nejmeh Lebanon0 – 3Algeria USM El Harrach
Meziani Goal 17'30'
Ould El-Hadj Goal 66'
USM El Harrach Algeria1 – 2Iraq Al-Rasheed
Meziani Goal 44' Allawi Goal 26'
Radhi Goal 85'

Winner[edit]

1985 Arab Club Champions Cup
Winners
Iraq
Al-Rasheed
1st Title

External links[edit]