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The 2011 GCC Games was the first multi-sport event for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. It was held in Bahrain, from 11 October to 22 October 2011. Around 1,500 sportspeople participated in 11 sports.

2011 GCC Games
دورة الألعاب الرياضية الأولى لدول مجلس التعاون
Nations participating6
Athletes participating1500
Opening ceremony11 October
Closing ceremony22 October
Officially opened byHRH Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
Main venueBahrain National Stadium

Contents

SportsEdit

Medal standingsEdit

  *   Host nation (Brunei)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Kuwait (KUW)148729
2  Brunei (BRN)*86519
3  Qatar (QAT)711220
4  United Arab Emirates (UAE)49821
5  Oman (OMA)4217
6  Saudi Arabia (KSA)341623
Totals (6 nations)404039119

Media CoverageEdit

The host broadcaster is Abu Dhabi Sports Channel.

FootballEdit

2011 GCC Games Football
Tournament details
Host countryBahrain
Dates13 October – 22 October
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Bahrain (1st title)
Runners-up  Saudi Arabia
Third place  United Arab Emirates
Fourth place  Qatar
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored25 (2.5 per match)
Top scorer(s)  Ismail Abdul-Latif (4 goals)

The Association football tournament at the 2011 Arab Gulf Games was held from 13 October to 22 October. All matches took place at Bahrain National Stadium in Riffa.

CompetitionEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Bahrain 2 2 0 0 4 2 +2 6
  Qatar 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 3
  Oman 2 0 0 2 2 4 −2 0
MatchesEdit
Oman  0 – 1  Qatar
Report El Neel   61' (pen.)

Bahrain  3 – 2  Oman
Abdul-Latif   3' (pen.)
Al Huseiny   62'
H. Ali   89'
Report Abdulhady   38'
Al Mumary   66'

Qatar  0 – 1  Bahrain
Report Al Malod   81'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Saudi Arabia 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
  United Arab Emirates 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
  Kuwait 2 0 1 1 0 2 −2 1
MatchesEdit
United Arab Emirates  1 – 1  Saudi Arabia
K. Ali   56' Report Khamees   27'


Saudi Arabia  2 – 0  Kuwait
Bahberi   81'
Abdu   90+5'
Report

Semi-FinalsEdit

Bahrain  4 – 2  United Arab Emirates
Abdul-Latif   12'
Hardan   44'
Al Huseiny   44'51'
Report Salim   33'
Shamroukh   57'

Saudi Arabia  2 – 0  Qatar
Sefiani   23',   63' Report

Third Place matchEdit

United Arab Emirates  2 – 0  Qatar
Hassan   4'
Salim   65'
Report

FinalEdit

Bahrain  3 – 1  Saudi Arabia
Hardan   39'
Abdul-Latif   62' (pen.)71'
Report Al-Khames   60'


 Winner of 2011 GCC Games Football Tournament 
 
Bahrain
First title

Final rankingsEdit

Rank Team
1   Bahrain
2   Saudi Arabia
3   United Arab Emirates
4   Qatar
5   Kuwait
6   Oman

ScorersEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit