Arab Futsal Cup

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The Arab Futsal Cup (Arabic: كأس العرب لكرة القدم داخل الصالات)[1] is a futsal competition for Arab nations. It was first held in 1998.

Arab Futsal Cup
Founded1998
RegionArab world (UAFA)
Number of teams10
Current champions Morocco (2021)
Most successful team(s) Egypt
 Libya
(2 titles each)
2021 Arab Futsal Cup

HistoryEdit

The competition started in 1998 under the name of Arab Futsal Championship. From the 2001 edition, it was renamed to Arab Futsal Cup.

ResultsEdit

Year Host Final Third place match
Winner Score Runner-up 3rd place Score 4th place
1998
Details
 
Egypt
 
Egypt
8 – 4  
Morocco
 
Libya
6 – 2  
Palestine
2005
Details
 
Egypt
 
Egypt
5 – 1  
Morocco
 
Lebanon
8 – 5  
Libya
2007
Details
 
Libya
 
Libya
n/a  
Egypt
 
Lebanon
n/a  
Morocco
2008
Details
 
Egypt
 
Libya
3 – 2  
Egypt
 
Jordan
4 – 1  
Lebanon
2021
Details
 
Egypt
 
Morocco
4 – 0  
Egypt
No third place match played

^n/a A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

RankingEdit

Pos. Team Champion Runner-up Third Fourth Total top four
1st   Egypt 2 (1998, 2005) 3 (2007, 2008, 2021) 5
2nd   Libya 2 (2007, 2008) 1 (1998) 1 (2005) 4
3rd   Morocco 1 (2021) 2 (1998, 2005) 1 (2007) 4
4th   Lebanon 2 (2005, 2007) 1 (2008) 3
5th   Jordan 1 (2008) 1
5th   United Arab Emirates 1 (2021) 1
7th   Palestine 1 (1998) 1
8th   Bahrain 1 (2021) 1

General statisticsEdit

As of 2021

Pos Team Part Pld W D L GF GA Dif Pts
1   Egypt 5 24 20 1 3 138 51 +87 61
2   Libya 4 21 15 1 5 117 70 +47 46
3   Morocco 4 20 15 0 5 98 54 +44 45
4   Lebanon 3 15 7 0 8 81 68 +13 21
5   Jordan 2 8 4 0 4 42 32 +10 12
6   Iraq 2 7 3 0 4 26 36 -10 9
7   Algeria 4 15 2 1 12 49 88 -39 7
8   United Arab Emirates 1 4 2 0 2 13 13 0 6
9   Bahrain 1 4 2 0 2 9 11 -2 6
10   Palestine 1 5 2 0 3 20 21 -1 6
11   Tunisia 3 10 2 0 8 31 62 -31 6
12   Kuwait 1 3 1 1 1 12 6 +6 4
13   Saudi Arabia 1 3 1 0 2 7 15 -8 3
14   Sudan 1 3 1 0 2 8 21 -13 3
15   Comoros 1 3 0 0 3 3 10 -7 0
16   Syria 1 3 0 0 3 7 22 -15 0
17   Mauritania 1 3 0 0 3 4 22 -18 0
18   Somalia 1 3 0 0 3 1 19 -18 0
19   Yemen 1 4 0 0 4 5 46 -41 0

Participating nationsEdit

Legend
  • 1st — Champions
  • 2nd — Runner-up
  • 3rd — Third place
  • 4th — Fourth place
  • SF — Semi-final
  • R1 — Round 1
  • Q — Qualified for upcoming tournament
  •    — Hosts
Team  
1998
 
2005
 
2007
 
2008
 
2021
Years
  Algeria R1 R1 R1 R1 4
  Bahrain SF 1
  Comoros R1 1
  Egypt 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 5
  Iraq R1 R1 2
  Jordan R1 3rd 2
  Kuwait R1 1
  Lebanon 3rd 3rd 4th 3
  Libya 3rd 4th 1st 1st 4
  Mauritania R1 1
  Morocco 2nd 2nd 4th 1st 4
  Palestine 4th 1
  Saudi Arabia R1 1
  Somalia R1 1
  Sudan R1 1
  Syria R1 1
  Tunisia R1 R1 R1 3
  United Arab Emirates SF 1
  Yemen R1 1
Total 8 7 6 10 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "الاتحاد العربي" يعلن عن مسابقاته للموسم القادم [The "Arab Union" announces its competitions for the next season]. UAFA (in Arabic). 25 April 2021. Retrieved 27 April 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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