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The 1992 Arab Nations Cup is the sixth edition of the Arab Nations Cup hosted by Syria, in 2 Provinces Aleppo and Damascus. Egypt won their first title with the Olympic team.

1992 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host countrySyria
Dates8–17 September
Teams6 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Egypt (1st title)
Runners-up Saudi Arabia
Third place Kuwait
Fourth place Syria
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored23 (2.3 per match)
1988
1998

Contents

Part of the Pan Arab GamesEdit

The 1992 edition organized as part of the Pan Arab Games, but counted for the Arab Nations Cup.

Participated teamsEdit

Iraq absentEdit

The most successful team and holder of the Arab Nations Cup with four titles and the gold medalist holder in the Pan Arab Games football tournament, Iraq the defending champions banned for playing in the Arab Nations Cup due to Gulf War.

Teams of the tournamentEdit

The 6 participated teams are:

Participants
Zone Team
Hosts   Syria
Holders None
Zone 1 (Gulf Area)   Kuwait
Zone 2 (Red Sea)   Egypt
  Saudi Arabia
Zone 3 (North Africa) None
Zone 4 (East Region)   Jordan
  Palestine

SquadsEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Egypt 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 3
  Kuwait 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 2
  Jordan 2 0 1 1 2 5 −3 1
Egypt  1–1  Jordan
Mansour   Al-Ashhab  

Kuwait  4–1  Jordan
Soliman  
Al Saleh   54'?'
?  
Tadrus  

Egypt  1–0  Kuwait
Mansour   40'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Saudi Arabia 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 3
  Syria 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
  Palestine 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
Syria  1–1  Saudi Arabia
Kardaghli   78' Abdullah   58' (pen.)

Syria  0–0  Palestine

Saudi Arabia  2–1  Palestine
Al-Bishi   54'
Al-Owairan   57'
 

Knock-out stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
15 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 
  Egypt0 (4)
 
17 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
  Syria0 (3)
 
  Egypt3
 
15 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
  Saudi Arabia2
 
  Saudi Arabia 2
 
 
  Kuwait0
 
Third place
 
 
17 September 1992 – Aleppo
 
 
  Kuwait2
 
 
  Syria 1

Semi-finalsEdit

Egypt  0–0  Syria
Penalties
4–3

Saudi Arabia  2–0  Kuwait
Al-Muwallid   38'
Al-Jaber   87'

Third place play-offEdit

Kuwait  2–1  Syria
Al-Flayah   11'51'  

FinalEdit

Egypt  3–2  Saudi Arabia
El-Sheshini   4' (p)
El-Kass   26'
H. Hassan   85'
Al-Roomi   9'
Al-Owairan   73'

ResultEdit

 1992 Arab Nations Cup Winners 
 
Egypt
First title

External linksEdit