LG Cup (association football)

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The LG Cup is an exhibition association football tournament organised by LG Electronics. LG describe the competition as a "social marketing experiment".

The first competition took place in 1997 in Tunis, Tunisia.[1]

Editions[edit]

Number Year Host Participants Venue(s) Winner
1 1997  Tunisia Stade El Menzha (Tunis)  Tunisia
2 1998  Iran Azadi Stadium (Tehran)  Hungary
3 1999  Morocco Stade Mohammed V (Casablanca)  France
4 2000  Iran Azadi Stadium (Tehran)  South Korea
5 2000  United Arab Emirates Al Nasr Stadium (Dubai)  United Arab Emirates
6 2001  Egypt Cairo International Stadium (Cairo)  South Korea
7 2001
Details
 Iran Azadi Stadium (Tehran)  Iran
8 2002  Russia stadium of Lokomotiv Moskva  Belarus
9 2002  Vietnam Thong Nhat Stadium  India (U23)
10 2002  Morocco Stade Mohammed V (Casablanca)  Iran
11 2002  Iran Takhti Stadium (Tabriz)  Iran
12 2003  Nigeria National Stadium Abuja & National Stadium Lagos  Nigeria
13 2003  Iran Azadi Stadium (Tehran)  Uruguay
14 2004  Nigeria National Stadium in Lagos (Lagos)  Senegal
15 2004  Libya National Stadium in Lagos (Tripoli)  Libya
16 2005  Egypt Cairo International Stadium (Cairo)  Egypt
17 2006  Saudi Arabia Prince Faisal Fahad Stadium  South Korea
18 2006  Tunisia National Stadium "7 November Rades" (Tunis)  Uruguay
19 2006  Jordan  Iran
20 2011  Kenya Nyayo National Stadium (Nairobi)  Sudan
21 2011
Details
 Morocco Stade de Marrakech (Marrakech)  Cameroon

Most successful national teams[edit]

Team Champions
 Iran 3
 South Korea 3
 Uruguay 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Karel Stokkermans (18 May 2007). "LG Cup Four Nations Tournament". rsssf.com. Retrieved 27 March 2012.