2021 FIFA Arab Cup Group C

Group C of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup took place from 1 to 7 December 2021. The group consisted of Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Palestine.

The top two teams, Morocco and Jordan, advanced to the quarter-finals.

TeamsEdit

Draw position Team Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
FIFA Rankings
April 2021[1][nb 1] November 2021[2]
C1   Morocco 4th[nb 2] 2012 (champions) Winners (2012) 34 28
C2   Saudi Arabia 7th[nb 3] 2012 (fourth place) Winners (1998, 2002) 65 48
C3   Jordan 9th 2002 (semi-finals) Fourth place (1988) 95 91
C4   Palestine 5th 2012 (group stage) Group stage (1966, 1992, 2002, 2012) 104 98

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Morocco 3 3 0 0 9 0 +9 9 Advance to knockout stage
2   Jordan 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6
3   Saudi Arabia 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1
4   Palestine 3 0 1 2 2 10 −8 1
Source: FIFA

In the quarter-finals:

MatchesEdit

Morocco vs PalestineEdit

Morocco  4–0  Palestine
  • Nahiri   31'
  • Hafidi   56', 64'
  • Benoun   87' (pen.)
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Morocco
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palestine

Saudi Arabia vs JordanEdit

Saudi Arabia  0–1  Jordan
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Saudi Arabia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jordan

Jordan vs MoroccoEdit

Jordan  0–4  Morocco
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Jordan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Morocco

Palestine vs Saudi ArabiaEdit

Palestine  1–1  Saudi Arabia
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Palestine
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Saudi Arabia

Morocco vs Saudi ArabiaEdit

Morocco  1–0  Saudi Arabia
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Attendance: 8,502
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Morocco
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Saudi Arabia

Jordan vs PalestineEdit

Jordan  5–1  Palestine
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Attendance: 9,750
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jordan
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palestine

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The rankings of April 2021 were used for seeding for the final draw.
  2. ^ This is the first appearance for the Morocco first team at the tournament. The U23 team participated in the 1998 and 2002 editions, while the local (A') team participated in 2012.
  3. ^ This is the sixth appearance for the Saudi Arabia first team at the tournament. The U23 team participated in the 1988 edition.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men's Ranking". fifa.com. 7 April 2021. Retrieved 17 December 2021.
  2. ^ "Men's Ranking". fifa.com. 19 November 2021. Retrieved 6 December 2021.

External linksEdit