Lebanon national under-23 football team

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Lebanon Lebanon
Nickname(s) The Cedars
Association Federation Libanaise de
Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
WAFF (West Asia)
Head coach Italy Giuseppe Giannini
Home stadium Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium
Saida International Stadium
FIFA code LIB
First colours
Second colours
Asian Games
Appearances 2 (First in 1998)
Best result Round 2, 1998

The Lebanese National Under 23 Football Team represents the Lebanese Republic in Olympic and Under 23 competitions. Their official nickname is The Cedars. The selection is limited to players under the age of 23 except three overage players. The team is controlled by Federation Libanaise de Football Association (LFA), which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and also the West Asian Football Federation (WAFF).

The team has never qualified for the Olympic Games nor to the AFC U22 Asian Cup. They have only participated twice in 1998 and 2002 Asian Games where their greatese results was the second round. They claimed third places as hosts at the UAFA Pan Arab Games tournaments in 1957 and 1997 and managed fourth place at the 1965 edition.

Records[edit]

Olympics Record[edit]

Olympics Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Spain 1992 DNQ - - - - - - -
United States 1996 DNQ - - - - - - -
Australia 2000 DNQ - - - - - - -
Greece 2004 DNQ - - - - - - -
China 2008 DNQ - - - - - - -
United Kingdom 2012 DNQ - - - - - - -
Brazil 2016 DNQ - - - - - - -
Total 0/0 - - - - - - -

Asian Games Record[edit]

Asian Games Record
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Thailand 1998 Round 2 - 5 2 0 3 9 8
South Korea 2002 Preliminary round - 3 1 1 1 12 3
Total 0/0 - 8 3 1 4 21 11

AFC U22 Asian Cup Record[edit]

AFC U22 Asian Cup
Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA
Oman 2013 DNQ - - - - - - -
Qatar 2016 DNQ - - - - - - -
Total 0/2 - - - - - - -

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