1992 Arab Nations Cup

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1992 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host country Syria
Dates 8–17 September
Teams 6 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) 2 (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 sixth 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.

Participated teams[edit]

Iraq absent[edit]

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

Teams of the tournament[edit]

The 6 participated teams are:

Participants
Zone Team
Hosts  Syria
Holders None
Zone 1 (Gulf Area)  Kuwait
Zone 2 (Red Sea)  Egypt
 Saudi Arabia
Zone 3 (North Africa) None
Zone 4 (East Region)  Jordan
 Palestine

Squads[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Group A[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
Egypt  1–1  Jordan
Mansour Goal Al-Ashhab Goal

Kuwait  4–1  Jordan
Soliman Goal
Al Saleh Goal 54'?'
? Goal
Tadrus Goal

Egypt  1–0  Kuwait
Mansour Goal 40'

Group B[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
Syria  1–1  Saudi Arabia
Kardaghli Goal 78' Abdullah Goal 58' (pen.)

Syria  0–0  Palestine

Saudi Arabia  2–1  Palestine
Al-Bishi Goal 54'
Al-Owairan Goal 57'
Goal

Knock-out stage[edit]

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
15 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 
 Egypt0 (4)
 
17 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 Syria0 (3)
 
 Egypt3
 
15 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 Saudi Arabia2
 
 Saudi Arabia 2
 
 
 Kuwait0
 
Third place
 
 
17 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 
 Kuwait2
 
 
 Syria 1

Semi-finals[edit]

Egypt  0–0  Syria
Penalties
4–3

Saudi Arabia  2–0  Kuwait
Al-Muwallid Goal 38'
Al-Jaber Goal 87'

Third place play-off[edit]

Kuwait  2–1  Syria
Al-Flayah Goal 11'51' Goal

Final[edit]

Egypt  3–2  Saudi Arabia
El-Sheshini Goal 4' (p)
El-Kass Goal 26'
H. Hassan Goal 85'
Al-Roomi Goal 9'
Al-Owairan Goal 73'

Result[edit]

 1992 Arab Nations Cup Winners 

Egypt
First title

External links[edit]