2010 West Asian Football Federation Championship

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2010 WAFF Championship
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Tournament details
Host country Jordan
Dates 24 September – 3 October
Teams 9 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Kuwait (1st title)
Runners-up  Iran
Tournament statistics
Matches played 12
Goals scored 36 (3 per match)
Attendance 92,000 (7,667 per match)
Top scorer(s) Yemen Ali Al-Nono (4 goals)
2008
2012

The 2010 WAFF Championship was the 6th edition of the West Asian Football Federation Championship, an international tournament for selected West Asian countries and territories. It was hosted by Jordan, after Lebanon was deemed not capable of hosting.[1] The competition was eventually won for the first time by Kuwait, after beating defending champions, Iran.

Draw[edit]

Nine teams entered the tournament and were drawn into three groups of three teams. The draw for the competition was made on Thursday 1 July 2010.[2]

Group A Group B Group C

 Iran (Holders)
 Bahrain
 Oman

 Jordan (Hosts)
 Syria
 Kuwait

 Iraq
 Yemen
 Palestine

Squads[edit]

Squads were submitted to by 28 July 2010

Group stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Iran 2 1 1 0 5 2 +3 4
 Bahrain 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 3
 Oman 2 0 1 1 2 4 −2 1

24 September 2010
19:00 GMT
Iran  3–0  Bahrain
Aghili Goal 36'38'
Oladi Goal 47'
Report
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 8,000
Referee: Nasser Al-Ghafari (Jordan)

26 September 2010
15:00 GMT
Bahrain  2–0  Oman
Abdullatif Goal 63'67' Report
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 1,000

28 September 2010
15:00 GMT
Oman  2–2  Iran
Hadid Goal 40'
Abdul-Karim Goal 45'
Report Meydavoudi Goal 17'
Teymourian Goal 53'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Ko Hyung-Jin (South Korea)

Group B[edit]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Kuwait 2 1 1 0 4 3 +1 4
 Jordan 2 0 2 0 3 3 0 2
 Syria 2 0 1 1 2 3 −1 1

24 September 2010
15:00 GMT
Jordan  1–1  Syria
Abdullah Deeb Goal 13' Report Al-Zino Goal 82'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 18,000

26 September 2010
19:00 GMT
Syria  1–2  Kuwait
Al-Omaier Goal 83' Report Rashed Goal 53'
Al-Moussawi Goal 71'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 5,000

28 September 2010
19:00 GMT
Kuwait  2–2  Jordan
Nasser Goal 60'
Al-Majmed Goal 78'
Report Abdel-Fattah Goal 38'51'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 18,000

Group C[edit]

Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Iraq 2 2 0 0 5 1 +4 6
 Yemen 2 1 0 1 4 3 +1 3
 Palestine 2 0 0 2 1 6 −5 0

25 September 2010
17:00 GMT
Iraq  2–1  Yemen
Samal Goal 49'
Hawar Goal 72'
Report Al-Nono Goal 10'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 8,000

27 September 2010
17:00 GMT
Yemen  3–1  Palestine
Al-Nono Goal 43' (pen.)83'
Thabit Goal 63'
Report Obeid Goal 79'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Nasser Al-Ghafari (Jordan)

29 September 2010
17:00 GMT
Palestine  0–3  Iraq
Karim Goal 15'76'
Akram Goal 86' (pen.)
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 14,000

Ranking of second-placed teams[edit]

Group
Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
C  Yemen 2 1 0 1 4 3 +1 3
A  Bahrain 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 3
B  Jordan 2 0 2 0 3 3 0 2

Knockout phase[edit]

Semi-finals[edit]

1 October 2010
13:00 GMT
Iran  2–1  Iraq
Hosseini Goal 58'
Gholami Goal 84'
Karim Goal 71'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Hajime Matsuo (Japan)

1 October 2010
18:00 GMT
Kuwait  1–1  Yemen
Al-Rashidi Goal 73' Al-Nono Goal 55'
  Penalties  
4–3
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 3,000

Final[edit]

3 October 2010
18:00 GMT
Iran  1–2  Kuwait
Meydavoudi Goal 90+5' Mashaan Goal 10'
Nasser Goal 40'
King Abdullah Stadium, Amman
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Nasser Al-Ghafari (Jordan)

Champion[edit]

 2010 WAFF Championship Champion 

Kuwait
First title

Goalscorers[edit]

4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

Sponsors[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "نقل البطولة السادسة للرجال من لبنان". WAFF Official Website. 31 March 2010. Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "WAFF 6th Men Championship Draw". WAFF Official Website. 1 July 2010. Retrieved 1 July 2010. 

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