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1999 South Asian Football Federation Gold Cup

The 1999 South Asian Football Federation Gold Cup (also known as SAFF Coca-Cola Cup due to sponsorship reasons) was held in Goa, India between 22 April 1999 and 1 May 1999. The Nehru Stadium in Margao played host to all matches.

1999 SAFF Coca-Cola Cup
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Tournament details
Host countryIndia
Dates22 April – 1 May
Teams (from SAFF confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions India (3rd title)
Runners-up Bangladesh
Third place Maldives
Fourth place   Nepal
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored26 (2.6 per match)
Top scorer(s)Nepal Naresh Joshi (3 goals)
India Baichung Bhutia (3 goals)
Bangladesh Mihazur Rehman (3 goals)
Maldives Mohamed Wildhan (3 goals)
1997
2003
All statistics correct as of 30 March 2019.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Bangladesh 2 1 1 0 4 0 +4 4
  India 2 1 1 0 2 0 +2 4
  Pakistan 2 0 0 2 0 6 –6 0
India  0 – 0  Bangladesh

Pakistan  0 – 4  Bangladesh
Hossain Iqbal   7'
Alfaz Ahmed   33'
Mizanur Rehman   62'65'

India  2 – 0  Pakistan
Baichung Bhutia   24'
Syed Shabir Pasha   87'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Maldives 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 4
    Nepal 2 1 0 1 5 5 0 3
  Sri Lanka 2 0 1 1 2 3 –1 1
Sri Lanka  0 – 0  Maldives

Sri Lanka  2 – 3    Nepal
Roshan Pereira   22'
Mohamed Amanulla   24'
Naresh Joshi   4'41'81'

Nepal    2 – 3  Maldives
Hari Khadka   65'90'
Thapa   87'
Shah Ismail   1'
Mohamed Wildhan   74'
Mausoon Bul Ghafoor   85'

Knockout phaseEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

Bangladesh  2 – 1    Nepal
Mihazur Rehman   5'
Alfaz Ahmed   62'
Balgopal Maharajan   74'

Maldives  1 – 2  India
Mohamed Wildhan   43' Baichung Bhutia   30'
Bruno Coutinho   84'

Third Place MatchEdit

Maldives  2 – 0    Nepal
Mohamed Wildhan   60'
Mohamed Ibrahim   85'

FinalEdit

Bangladesh  0 – 2  India
Bruno Coutinho   26'
Baichung Bhutia   44'

ChampionEdit

 South Asian Football Federation Gold Cup 1999 
 
India
Third title