1986 AFC U-16 Championship

The 1986 AFC U-16 Championship was the 2nd edition of the AFC U-16 Championship organised by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC). It also served as a qualification tournament for the 1987 FIFA U-16 World Championship to be held at Canada. South Korea won the tournament, and qualified for the 1987 U-16 World Cup along runners-up Qatar and third-placed Saudi Arabia.

1986 AFC U-16 Championship
Tournament details
Host country Qatar
Dates15–22 November 1986
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions South Korea (1st title)
Runners-up Qatar
Third place Saudi Arabia
Fourth place North Korea
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored37 (2.31 per match)
1985
1988

QualificationEdit

Qualified teams:

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Qatar 3 3 0 0 8 1 +7 6
  Saudi Arabia 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4 4
  Bangladesh 3 1 0 2 3 8 −5 2
  Indonesia 3 0 0 3 2 8 −6 0
Indonesia  1−5  Saudi Arabia
Qatar  6−1  Bangladesh

Bangladesh  0−1  Saudi Arabia
Qatar  1−0  Indonesia

Bangladesh  2−1  Indonesia
Saudi Arabia  0−1  Qatar

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  South Korea 3 1 2 0 5 0 +5 4
  North Korea 3 0 3 0 4 4 0 3
  Burma 3 1 1 1 2 6 −4 3
  Bahrain 3 0 2 1 3 4 −1 2
Bahrain  3−3  North Korea
Burma  0−5  South Korea

Bahrain  0−0  South Korea
Burma  1−1  North Korea

Bahrain  0−1  Burma
North Korea  0−0  South Korea

Konckout stageEdit

SemifinalsEdit

South Korea  1–0  Saudi Arabia
Qatar  1–0  North Korea

Third place matchEdit

Saudi Arabia  2–0  North Korea

FinalEdit

South Korea  0–0  Qatar
Penalties
5–4

WinnersEdit

 AFC U-17 Championship 1986 Winners 
 
South Korea
First title

Tournament rankingEdit

As per statistical convention in football, matches decided in extra time are counted as wins and losses, while matches decided by penalty shoot-outs are counted as draws.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
1   South Korea 5 2 3 0 6 0 +6 7 Champions
2   Qatar (H) 5 4 1 0 9 1 +8 9 Runners-up
3   Saudi Arabia 5 3 0 2 8 3 +5 6 3rd palces
4   North Korea 5 0 3 2 4 7 −3 3 4th places
5   Myanmar 3 1 1 1 2 6 −4 3 Eliminated in
group stage
6   Bahrain 3 0 2 1 3 4 −1 2
7   Bangladesh 3 1 0 2 3 8 −5 2
8   Indonesia 3 0 0 3 2 8 −6 0
Source: AFC
(H) Host

Teams qualified for 1987 FIFA U-16 World ChampionshipEdit

External linksEdit