1992 AFC Asian Cup

football tournament

1992 AFC Asian Cup was held in Japan from 29 October to 8 November.

1992 AFC Asian Cup
AFC Asian Cup Japan 1992
AFCアジアカップ1992
Tournament details
Host countryJapan
Dates29 October – 8 November
Teams8
Venue(s)3 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Japan (1st title)
Runners-up Saudi Arabia
Third place China PR
Fourth place United Arab Emirates
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored31 (1.94 per match)
Attendance316,496 (19,781 per match)
Top scorer(s)Saudi Arabia Fahad Al-Bishi (3 goals)
Best player(s)Japan Kazuyoshi Miura
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1996

ResultsEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Japan 3 1 2 0 2 1 +1 4
  United Arab Emirates 3 1 2 0 2 1 +1 4
  Iran 3 1 1 1 2 1 1 3
  North Korea 3 0 1 2 2 5 -3 1

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Saudi Arabia 3 1 2 0 6 2 +4 4
  China PR 3 1 2 0 3 2 +1 4
  Qatar 3 0 2 1 3 4 -1 2
  Thailand 3 0 2 1 1 5 -4 2

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
6 November – Hiroshima
 
 
  Japan3
 
8 November – Hiroshima
 
  China PR2
 
  Japan1
 
6 November – Hiroshima
 
  Saudi Arabia0
 
  Saudi Arabia2
 
 
  United Arab Emirates0
 
Third place
 
 
8 November – Hiroshima
 
 
  China PR (pen.)1 (4)
 
 
  United Arab Emirates1 (3)

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