1966 AFC Youth Championship

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The 1966 AFC Youth Championship was held in Manila, Philippines from 30 April to 15 May 1966.

1966 AFC Youth Championship
Tournament details
Host countryPhilippines
Dates30 April – 15 May
Teams12 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Israel (3rd title)
 Burma (4th title)
(Title shared)
Third place Republic of China
 Thailand
(Shared)
Tournament statistics
Matches played28
Goals scored95 (3.39 per match)
1965
1967

TeamsEdit

TournamentEdit

Group StageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Thailand 3 2 1 0 8 1 +7 5
  Malaysia 3 2 1 0 8 2 +6 5
  Ceylon 3 1 0 2 4 9 −5 2
  Philippines 3 0 0 3 0 8 −8 0
Philippines  0 – 3  Malaysia

Malaysia  4 – 1  Ceylon


Thailand  5 – 0  Ceylon

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Burma 4 3 0 1 18 3 +15 6
  India 4 3 0 1 9 3 +6 6
  Republic of China 4 2 1 1 5 7 −2 5
  Singapore 4 1 1 2 5 13 −8 3
  Japan 4 0 0 4 2 13 −11 0
Burma  8 – 0  Singapore


India  2 – 0  Burma


India  2 – 0  Japan

Singapore  4 – 1  Japan


India  4 – 1  Singapore

Burma  5 – 0  Japan

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Israel 2 1 1 0 6 1 +5 3
  South Korea 2 1 1 0 5 1 +4 3
  Hong Kong 2 0 0 2 2 11 −9 0
Israel  6 – 1  Hong Kong

Quarter-final berth play-offEdit

Hong Kong  5 – 2  Ceylon

Knockout stageEdit

Quarter-finalsEdit

Burma  1 – 0  Malaysia

Israel  4 – 0  India

Semi-finalsEdit

Burma  3 – 0  Thailand

Third place play-offEdit

Republic of China  0 – 0
Third place shared
  Thailand

FinalEdit

Israel  1 – 1
Title shared
  Burma


 1966 AFC Youth Championship 
 
Burma
Fourth title


 1966 AFC Youth Championship 
 
Israel
Third title

NotesEdit

  1. ^ China progressed by coin toss.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Two Chazom Goals in the Opening Minutes Paved the Way to a Victory over India[permanent dead link] Israel Rosenblatt, Ma'ariv, 12 May 1966, Historical Jewish Press (in Hebrew)