AFC U-22 Asian Cup

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The AFC U-22 Asian Cup is a football competition between the best international under-22 teams in Asia. It is ran by the Asian Football Confederation. The teams are selected based on good performances in the qualification matches.

AFC U-22 Asian Cup


The competition format in the 2013 tournament is:[1]

  • Sixteen teams will play in the final tournament, including the hosts who automatically qualify.
  • Teams are seeded based on the result of the 2010 AFC U-19 Championship.
  • Three or four stadiums in at most two cities will be needed to host the tournament.

The host country will be rotated by regions: the region for the first tournament will be decided by draw.[1]


Year Host Winner Score Runners-up
  Oman   Iraq 1-0   Saudi Arabia


  1. 1.0 1.1 "AFC announces key competition decisions". Asian Football Confederation. August 2, 2011. Retrieved August 21, 2011.