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Football at the 1957 Pan Arab Games

The 1957 Pan Arab Games football tournament was the 2nd edition of the Pan Arab Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Beirut, Lebanon between 19–27 October 1957 as part of the 1957 Pan Arab Games.

1957 Pan Arab Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host country Lebanon
CityBeirut
Dates19–27 October 1957
Teams8 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Syria (1st title)
Runners-up Tunisia
Third place Lebanon
Fourth place Morocco
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored64 (4.27 per match)
1953
1961

Participating teamsEdit

The following countries have participated for the final tournament:

SquadsEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Morocco 3 2 1 0 11 5 +6 5
  Tunisia 3 2 0 1 9 8 +1 4
  Iraq 3 1 1 1 8 8 0 3
  Libya 3 0 0 3 5 12 –7 0
Morocco  3 – 3  Iraq
El-Madani   ?'
Benchekroun   ?'?' (pen.)
  ?' Ammo Baba
  ?' Eshaya
  ?' Salman
Tunisia  4 – 3  Libya
Touati   ?'
Hénia   ?'
Farzit   ?'?'
  ?'?' El-Shualia
  ?' El-Falah

Morocco  5 – 1  Libya
Benchekroun   ?'
Khalifi   ?'
Rhiad   ?'?'?'
  ?' Al-Safr
Tunisia  4 – 2  Iraq
Diwa   ?'?'
Farzit   ?'
Hénia   ?'
  ?' (pen.) Abbas
  ?' David

Tunisia  1 – 3  Morocco
Touati   ?'   ?'?'?' Rhiad
Iraq  3 – 1  Libya
Ammo Baba   ?'
Eshaya   ?'
Abdul-Majid   ?'
  ?' El-Shualia

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Lebanon 3 1 2 0 8 2 +6 4
  Syria 3 1 1 1 6 4 +2 3
  Saudi Arabia 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 3
  Jordan 3 1 0 2 1 10 –9 2
Saudi Arabia  1 – 1  Lebanon
Kayyal   30' Altonian   22'
Syria  4 – 0  Jordan
Kaoulakian   ?'
Mahmoud   ?'
Hajjar   ?'?'

Jordan  1 – 0  Saudi Arabia
Adas   65'
Syria  1 – 1  Lebanon
Mahmoud   ?' Abou Murad   ?'

Saudi Arabia  3 – 1  Syria
Al-Yafei   14'55'
Janja   75'
Mahmoud   34'
Lebanon  6 – 0  Jordan
Abou Murad   ?'?'
Chabarian   ?'?'
Shehada   ?'
Altonian   ?'

Knockout stageEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
26 October – Beirut
 
 
  Tunisia4
 
27 October – Beirut
 
  Lebanon2
 
  Tunisia1
 
26 October – Beirut
 
  Syria3
 
  Syria (o.l)1
 
 
  Morocco1
 
Third place
 
 
27 October – Beirut
 
 
  Lebanon-
 
 
  Morocco (w/o)-

SemifinalsEdit

Tunisia  4 – 2  Lebanon
Touati   ?'?'
Hénia   ?'?'
  ?'?' Shehada

Syria  1 – 1
(Syria on lots)
  Morocco
Kaoulakian   ?'   ?' Rhiad

Third place matchEdit

Lebanon  Cancelled
(Morocco withdrew)
  Morocco

FinalEdit

Tunisia  1 – 3  Syria
Fedou   ?'   ?' Shamas
  ?'?' Kaoulakian

Final rankingEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Syria 5 2 2 1 10 6 +4 6
2   Tunisia 5 2 2 1 12 6 +6 6
3   Lebanon 5 2 2 1 10 6 +4 6
4   Morocco 5 3 0 2 14 13 +1 6
Eliminated in the group stage
5   Saudi Arabia 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 3
6   Iraq 3 1 1 1 8 8 0 3
7   Jordan 3 1 0 2 1 10 −9 2
8   Libya 3 0 0 3 5 12 −7 0
Total 32 12 8 12 64 64 0 32

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