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The 1963 Arab Nations Cup is the first edition of the Arab Nations Cup hosted by Beirut, Lebanon. Tunisia won the first title of the Arab Nations Cup.

1963 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host countryLebanon
Dates31 March – 7 April 1963
Teams5 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Tunisia (1st title)
Runners-up Syria
Third place Lebanon
Fourth place Kuwait
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored38 (3.8 per match)
Top scorer(s)Tunisia Chérif Tlemçani
(5 goals)
1964

Contents

Participated teamsEdit

The 5 participated teams are:

SquadsEdit

Final tournamentEdit

Tournament classificationEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Tunisia 4 4 0 0 11 1 +10 8
  Syria 4 3 0 1 11 3 +8 6
  Lebanon 4 2 0 2 13 4 +9 4
  Kuwait 4 1 0 3 5 15 −10 2
  Jordan 4 0 0 4 0 17 −17 0

MatchesEdit

Lebanon  6 − 0  Kuwait
Al-Shargi  
     
Syria  4 − 0  Jordan

Kuwait  4 − 0  Jordan
Tunisia  1 − 0  Syria
Ben Amor   20'

Lebanon  2 − 3  Syria
Tunisia  4 − 0  Jordan
Haddad   1'6'
Jedidi   26'
Henia   34'

Tunisia  5 − 1  Kuwait
Habacha   9'
Jedidi   21'54'
Henia   73'
Haddad   78'
?   ?'
Lebanon  5 − 0  Jordan

Syria  4 − 0  Kuwait

Lebanon  0 − 1  Tunisia
Haddad   10'

External linksEdit