Asian Nations Cup - All-Time Tables and Final Placings


AFC Asian Cup (1956-2015: 16 Tournaments)

Final Tournaments
1956 - 1964:  4 Participating nations (3 tournaments)
1968       :  5 Participating nations (1 tournament)
1972  1976:  6 Participating nations (2 tournaments)
1980  1988: 10 Participating nations (3 tournaments)
1992       :  8 Participating nations (1 tournament)
1996  2000: 12 Participating nations (2 tournaments)
2004  2015: 16 Participating nations (4 tournaments)

All-time-table (since 1956)

Explanations
FT1: number of final tournaments played
FT2: consecutive final tournaments played (+)
     consecutive final tournaments missed (-)
G:   Games
W:   Wins
D:   Draws
L:   Loses
GD:  goal difference
P2+: points according to 2 points/win
P%:  success percentage
P+:  points actually obtained
P3+: points according to 3 points/win

Country       FT1 FT2   G  W  D  L   G+  G-  GD   P2+   P%    P+ P3+
Iran           13  13  62 37 18  7  119  45  74  92:32 0,742 108 129
South Korea    13   6  62 32 16 14  100  62  38  80:44 0,645  96 112
Japan           8   8  41 24 12  5   80  38  42  60:22 0,732  81  84
China          11  11  51 20 13 18   81  58  23  53:49 0,520  64  73
Saudi Arabia    9   9  44 19 13 12   63  45  18  51:37 0,580  62  70
Iraq            8   6  35 13  7 15   38  42  -4  33:37 0,471  45  46
Kuwait         10   2  42 15 10 17   47  51  -4  40:44 0,476  44  55
U. A. Emirates  9   4  38 12  9 17   32  50 -18  33:43 0,434  41  45
Uzbekistan      6   6  24 11  3 10   35  44  -9  25:23 0,521  36  36
Australia       3   3  16 10  3  3   34  10  24  23: 9 0,719  33  33
Qatar           9   5  32  6 11 15   32  45 -13  23:41 0,359  25  29
Israel          4 -12  13  9  0  4   28  15  13  18: 8 0,692  18  27
Syria           5  -1  18  7  2  9   15  23  -8  16:20 0,444  18  23
Bahrain         5   4  19  4  5 10   26  34  -8  13:25 0,342  17  17
Jordan          3   2  11  4  4  3   13   9   4  12:10 0,545  16  16
Thailand        6  -2  20  1  8 11   15  45 -30  10:30 0,250  11  11
Oman            3   1   9  2  3  4    6  11  -5   7:11 0,389   9   9
Indonesia       4  -2  12  2  2  8   10  28 -18   6:18 0,250   8   8
North Korea     4   2  15  3  2 10   14  26 -12   8:22 0,267   8  11
Burma/Myanmar   1 -12   4  2  1  1    5   4   1   5: 3 0,625   5   7
Malaysia        3  -2   9  1  3  5    7  20 -13   5:13 0,278   5   6
India           3  -1  10  2  1  7    8  23 -15   5:15 0,250   5   7
Vietnam         1  -2   4  1  1  2    4   7  -3   3: 5 0,375   4   4
Taiwan          2 -12   7  1  2  4    6  13  -7   4:10 0,286   4   5
Singapore       1  -8   4  1  1  2    3   4  -1   3: 5 0,375   3   4
Cambodia        1 -11   5  1  1  3    8  10  -2   3: 7 0,300   3   4
Hong Kong       3 -12  10  0  3  7    9  23 -14   3:17 0,150   3   3
Lebanon         1  -4   3  0  2  1    3   7  -4   2: 4 0,333   2   2
Turkmenistan    1  -3   3  0  1  2    4   6  -2   1: 5 0,167   1   1
South Vietnam   2 -14   6  0  1  5    9  22 -13   1:11 0,083   1   1
South Yemen     1 -10   2  0  0  2    0   9  -9   0: 4 0,000   0   0
Palestine       1   1   3  0  0  3    1  11 -10   0: 6 0,000   0   0
Bangladesh      1  -9   4  0  0  4    2  17 -15   0: 8 0,000   0   0

Participants 2015
Country       FT1 FT2   G  W  D  L   G+  G-  GD    P2+   P%   P+ P3+
Iran           13  13  62 37 18  7  119  45  74  92:32 0,742 108 129
South Korea    13   6  62 32 16 14  100  62  38  80:44 0,645  96 112
Japan           8   8  41 24 12  5   80  38  42  60:22 0,732  81  84
China          11  11  51 20 13 18   81  58  23  53:49 0,520  64  73
Saudi Arabia    9   9  44 19 13 12   63  45  18  51:37 0,580  62  70
Iraq            8   6  35 13  7 15   38  42  -4  33:37 0,471  45  46
Kuwait         10   2  42 15 10 17   47  51  -4  40:44 0,476  44  55
U. A. Emirates  9   4  38 12  9 17   32  50 -18  33:43 0,434  41  45
Uzbekistan      6   6  24 11  3 10   35  44  -9  25:23 0,521  36  36
Australia       3   3  16 10  3  3   34  10  24  23: 9 0,719  33  33
Qatar           9   5  32  6 11 15   32  45 -13  23:41 0,359  25  29
Bahrain         5   4  19  4  5 10   26  34  -8  13:25 0,342  17  17
Jordan          3   2  11  4  4  3   13   9   4  12:10 0,545  16  16
Oman            3   1   9  2  3  4    6  11  -5   7:11 0,389   9   9
North Korea     4   2  15  3  2 10   14  26 -12   8:22 0,267   8  11
Palestine       1   1   3  0  0  3    1  11 -10   0: 6 0,000   0   0

Final Tournament (since 1956)
All-time-table Final Placing

Explanations
FT: Final Tournaments
 1: Winner
 2: Loser Final
    Second place final round
 3: Winner third place play-off
    Loser Semifinal
    Third place final round
 4: Loser third place play-off
    Fourth place final round
 5: Loser Quarterfinal
    Preliminary Round third place (in case of 2 groups)
    Fifth place final round
 7: Preliminary Round fourth place (in case of 2 groups)
 9: Preliminary Round third Place (in case of 4 groups)
13: Preliminary Round fourth Place (in case of 4 groups)

Country        FT  1  2  3  4  5  7  9 10 13
Japan           8  4        1  2     1      
Saudi Arabia    9  3  3              1     2
Iran           13  3     4  1  5            
South Korea    13  2  4  4     2     1      
Israel          4  1  2  1                  
Kuwait         10  1  1  1  1  2  1  1     2
Australia       3  1  1        1            
Iraq            8  1        2  5            
China          11     2  2  2  2  1  2      
U. A. Emirates  9     1  1  1  1  1  2     2
India           3     1              1     1
Burma/Myanmar   1     1                     
Hong Kong       3        1  1  1            
Taiwan          2        1  1               
Thailand        6        1        1  2  1  1
South Vietnam   2           2               
Uzbekistan      6           1  3        2   
North Korea     4           1     1  1     1
Bahrain         5           1        3     1
Cambodia        1           1               
Qatar           9              5  1        3
Syria           5              2  1  2      
Jordan          3              2     1      
Malaysia        3              2           1
Vietnam         1              1            
South Yemen     1              1            
Singapore       1                 1         
Indonesia       4                    2  2   
Oman            3                    2     1
Turkmenistan    1                    1      
Bangladesh      1                    1      
Lebanon         1                       1   
Palestine       1                          1

Participants 2015
Country        FT  1  2  3  4  5  7  9 10 13
Japan           8  4        1  2     1      
Saudi Arabia    9  3  3              1     2
Iran           13  3     4  1  5            
South Korea    13  2  4  4     2     1      
Kuwait         10  1  1  1  1  2  1  1     2
Australia       3  1  1        1            
Iraq            8  1        2  5            
China          11     2  2  2  2  1  2      
U. A. Emirates  9     1  1  1  1  1  2     2
Uzbekistan      6           1  3        2   
North Korea     4           1     1  1     1
Bahrain         5           1        3     1
Qatar           9              5  1        3
Jordan          3              2     1      
Oman            3                    2     1
Palestine       1                          1


Qualifying Stages
All-time-table (since 1956)

NB: The results of the AFC Challenge Cup 2008 - 2014 are included

Explanations
AC:  number of Asian Cups played (including automatic qualification without playing a match)
Q1:  qualified for final tournament (without Q3 and Q4)
Q2:  did not qualified for final tournament
Q3:  qualified for final tournament without playing a match
Q4:  qualified for final tournament but did not participate
G:   Games
W:   Wins
D:   Draws
L:   Loses
GD:  goal difference
P2+: points according to 2 points/win
P%:  success percentage
P+:  points actually obtained
P3+: points according to 3 points/win

Country               AC Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4   G  W  D  L   G+  G-   GD   P2+    P%   P+ P3+
Iran                  14  9  1  4     53 40  8  5  149  30  119  88:18 0,830 116 128
North Korea            8  4  3     1  49 30 10  9   85  34   51  70:28 0,714  89 100
United Arab Emirates  10  8  1  1     40 29  6  5  105  23   82  64:16 0,800  83  93
China                 11 10     1     44 30  8  6  121  22   99  68:20 0,773  83  98
Thailand              14  5  7  1  1  64 30 10 24  127  90   37  70:58 0,547  82 100
Qatar                 11  7  2  2     42 27  6  9   87  32   55  60:24 0,714  77  87
Syria                 11  5  6        51 25 11 15   86  49   37  61:41 0,598  77  86
Saudi Arabia          10  5     4  1  32 27  2  3  102  13   89  56: 8 0,875  76  83
South Korea           16  8  3  5     42 28  5  9  136  23  113  61:23 0,726  74  89
Kuwait                12  7  2  3     41 22 13  6   97  34   63  57:25 0,695  73  79
Turkmenistan           5  1  4        38 21  8  9   83  33   50  50:26 0,658  71  71
Iraq                   8  7     1     35 25  5  5   76  25   51  55:15 0,786  70  80
Jordan                 9  3  6        44 20 12 12   67  43   24  52:36 0,591  68  72
Oman                   8  3  5        39 21  5 13   85  42   43  47:31 0,603  67  68
Hong Kong             16  2 13  1     67 20 18 29   90 102  -12  58:76 0,433  67  78
Malaysia/Malaya       16  2 13  1     62 22 14 26  110  99   11  58:66 0,468  64  80
Bahrain                9  5  4        40 20  5 15   55  42   13  45:35 0,563  61  65
Burma/Myanmar          6  1  5        42 20  3 19   64  72   -8  43:41 0,512  60  63
Uzbekistan             6  6           28 18  5  5   65  23   42  41:15 0,732  59  59
Tajikistan             5     5        33 17  6 10   46  31   15  40:26 0,606  57  57
Japan                 10  4  2  4     28 19  4  5   64  17   47  42:14 0,750  55  61
Indonesia             13  3  9  1     51 17 11 23   77  73    4  45:57 0,441  52  62
Philippines            9     9        45 14  4 27   50 122  -72  32:58 0,356  46  46
India                 12  2  9  1     51 15  7 29   57  95  -38  37:65 0,363  46  52
Palestine              5  1  4        33 12  9 12   38  36    2  33:33 0,500  45  45
Singapore             12    11  1     49 13  7 29   55  96  -41  33:65 0,337  45  46
Ceylon/Sri Lanka       8     8        47 12  4 31   58 136  -78  28:66 0,298  38  40
Bangladesh             9  1  8        44 10  9 25   41  88  -47  29:59 0,330  37  39
Taiwan                10  2  8        42 11  6 25   69  95  -26  28:56 0,333  34  39
Lebanon                7     6  1     32 10  6 16   37  53  -16  26:38 0,406  33  36
Afghanistan            6     6        34  8  8 18   24  72  -48  24:44 0,353  32  32
Vietnam                6     5  1     24  9  2 13   46  46    0  20:28 0,417  29  29
Kirgizstan             5     5        25  9  2 14   24  39  -15  20:30 0,400  29  29
Yemen                  6     6        32  9  2 21   46  68  -22  20:44 0,313  29  29
Pakistan              11    11        47  9  5 33   47 119  -72  23:71 0,245  29  32
Nepal                  7     7        42  7  5 30   24 137 -113  19:65 0,226  26  26
Maldives               5     5        30  6  4 20   32  81  -49  16:44 0,267  22  22
Australia              3  2     1     10  6  2  2   13   7    6  14: 6 0,700  20  20
Cambodia               6  1  5        26  8  1 17   34  75  -41  17:35 0,327  20  25
Macao                  7     7        26  6  1 19   27  61  -34  13:39 0,250  17  19
South Vietnam          5  2  3        15  7  1  7   26  25    1  15:15 0,500  15  22
Laos                   3     3        13  3  4  6   15  37  -22  10:16 0,385  13  13
Kazakhstan             2     2         8  4  0  4    9   9    0   8: 8 0,500  12  12
Mongolia               4     4        12  3  2  7   12  21   -9   8:16 0,333  11  11
Israel                 4  1     3      6  3  2  1   10   8    2   8: 4 0,667   8  11
North Yemen            2     2         9  1  3  5    7  22  -15   5:13 0,278   5   6
Bhutan                 4     4        20  1  2 17   10  93  -83   4:36 0,100   5   5
Guam                   5     5        14  1  0 13    9  97  -88   2:26 0,071   3   3
Brunei                 5     5        17  0  2 15    4  85  -81   2:32 0,059   2   2
South Yemen            2     1  1      3  0  1  2    1   4   -3   1: 5 0,167   1   1
East-Timor             1     1         2  0  0  2    2   6   -4   0: 4 0,000   0   0
Northern Mariana Isl.  1     1         3  0  0  3    0  19  -19   0: 6 0,000   0   0


AFC Asian Cup (Qualifying Stages + Final Tournaments)
All-time-table (since 1956)

Explanations
AC1: number of Asian Cup played 
AC2: consecutive Asian Cup played (+) consecutive Asian Cup not played (-)
FT:  Final Tournaments reached
QS:  failed to qualify for final tournament
G:   Games
W:   Wins
D:   Draws
L:   Loses
GD:  goal difference
P2+: points according to 2 points/win
P%:  success percentage
P+:  points actually obtained
P3+: points according to 3 points/win

Country              AC1 AC2 FT QS    G   W   D   L   G+  G-   GD    P2+    P%    P+ P3+
Iran                  14  13 13  1  115  77  26  12  268  75  193  180: 50 0,783 224 257
South Korea           16  16 13  3  104  60  21  23  236  85  151  141: 67 0,678 170 201
China                 11  11 11  0   95  50  21  24  202  80  122  121: 69 0,637 147 171
Saudi Arabia          10   9  9  1   76  46  15  15  165  58  107  107: 45 0,704 138 153
Japan                 10   8  8  2   69  43  16  10  144  55   89  102: 36 0,739 136 145
United Arab Emirates  10  10  9  1   78  41  15  22  137  73   64   97: 59 0,622 124 138
Kuwait                12  12 10  2   83  37  23  23  144  85   59   97: 69 0,584 117 134
Iraq                   8   6  8  0   70  38  12  20  114  67   47   88: 52 0,629 115 126
Qatar                 11  11  9  2   74  33  17  24  119  77   42   83: 65 0,561 102 116
North Korea            8   2  4  4   64  33  12  19   99  60   39   78: 50 0,609  97 111
Uzbekistan             6   6  6  0   52  29   8  15  100  67   33   66: 38 0,635  95  95
Syria                 11  10  5  6   69  32  13  24  101  72   29   77: 61 0,558  95 109
Thailand              14  14  6  8   84  31  18  35  142 135    7   80: 88 0,476  93 111
Jordan                 9   6  3  6   55  24  16  15   80  52   28   64: 46 0,582  84  88
Bahrain                9   5  5  4   59  24  10  25   81  76    5   58: 60 0,492  78  82
Oman                   8   7  3  5   48  23   8  17   91  53   38   54: 42 0,563  76  77
Turkmenistan           5   2  1  4   41  21   9  11   87  39   48   51: 31 0,622  72  72
Hong Kong             16  16  3 13   77  20  21  36   99 125  -26   61: 93 0,396  70  81
Malaysia/Malaya       16  16  3 13   71  23  17  31  117 119   -2   63: 79 0,444  67  86
Burma/Myanmar          6   2  1  5   46  22   4  20   69  76   -7   48: 44 0,522  65  70
Indonesia             13  13  4  9   63  19  13  31   87 101  -14   51: 75 0,405  60  70
Tajikistan             5   2  0  5   33  17   6  10   46  31   15   40: 26 0,606  57  57
Australia              3   3  3  0   26  16   5   5   47  17   30   37: 15 0,712  53  53
India                 12   9  3  9   61  17   8  36   65 118  -53   42: 80 0,344  51  59
Singapore             12   7  1 11   53  14   8  31   58 100  -42   36: 70 0,340  48  50
Philippines            9   2  0  9   45  14   4  27   50 122  -72   32: 58 0,356  46  46
Palestine              5   5  1  4   36  12   9  15   39  47   -8   33: 39 0,458  45  45
Ceylon/Sri Lanka       8   2  0  8   47  12   4  31   58 136  -78   28: 66 0,298  38  40
Taiwan                10   7  2  8   49  12   8  29   75 108  -33   32: 66 0,327  38  44
Bangladesh             9   5  1  8   48  10   9  29   43 105  -62   29: 67 0,302  37  39
Lebanon                7   2  1  6   35  10   8  17   40  60  -20   28: 42 0,400  35  38
Vietnam                6   6  1  5   28  10   3  15   50  53   -3   23: 33 0,411  33  33
Afghanistan            6   2  0  6   34   8   8  18   24  72  -48   24: 44 0,353  32  32
Kirgizstan             5   2  0  5   25   9   2  14   24  39  -15   20: 30 0,400  29  29
Yemen                  6   6  0  6   32   9   2  21   46  68  -22   20: 44 0,313  29  29
Pakistan              11   9  0 11   47   9   5  33   47 119  -72   23: 71 0,245  29  32
Israel                 4 -12  4  0   19  12   2   5   38  23   15   26: 12 0,684  26  38
Nepal                  7   2  0  7   42   7   5  30   24 137 -113   19: 65 0,226  26  26
Cambodia               6   2  1  5   31   9   2  20   42  85  -43   20: 42 0,323  23  29
Maldives               5   2  0  5   30   6   4  20   32  81  -49   16: 44 0,267  22  22
Macao                  7   2  0  7   26   6   1  19   27  61  -34   13: 39 0,250  17  19
Laos                   3   1  0  3   13   3   4   6   15  37  -22   10: 16 0,385  13  13
Kazakhstan             2  -4  0  2    8   4   0   4    9   9    0    8:  8 0,500  12  12
South Vietnam          5 -10  2  3   21   7   2  12   35  47  -12   16: 26 0,381  12  23
Mongolia               4   2  0  4   12   3   2   7   12  21   -9    8: 16 0,333  11  11
North Yemen            2  -7  0  2    9   1   3   5    7  22  -15    5: 13 0,278   5   6
Bhutan                 4   2  0  4   20   1   2  17   10  93  -83    4: 36 0,100   5   5
Guam                   5   2  0  5   14   1   0  13    9  97  -88    2: 26 0,071   3   3
Brunei                 5  -1  0  5   17   0   2  15    4  85  -81    2: 32 0,059   2   2
South Yemen            2  -7  1  1    5   0   1   4    1  13  -12    1:  9 0,100   1   1
East-Timor             1  -3  0  1    2   0   0   2    2   6   -4    0:  4 0,000   0   0
Northern Mariana Isl.  1   1  0  1    3   0   0   3    0  19  -19    0:  6 0,000   0   0

All-time-table Final Placing

The final placing is determined as follows: 
 1: Winner
 2: Loser Final
    Second place final round
 3: Winner third place play-off
    Loser Semifinal
    Third place final round
 4: Loser third place play-off
    Fourth place final round
 5: Loser Quarterfinal
    Preliminary Round third place (in case of 2 groups)
    Fifth place final round
 7: Preliminary Round fourth place (in case of 2 groups)
 9: Preliminary Round third Place (in case of 4 groups)
13: Preliminary Round fourth Place (in case of 4 groups)
The other final placings are determined after the places in the qualifying stages

Country              AC1  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 10 11 12 13 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44
Japan                 10  4        1  2  1        1  1                                                                                                
Saudi Arabia          10  3  3              1     1           2                                                                                       
Iran                  14  3     4  1  6                                                                                                               
South Korea           16  2  4  4     2           3  1                                                                                                
Israel                 4  1  2  1                                                                                                                     
Kuwait                12  1  1  1  1  2     1     2           2        1                                                                              
Australia              3  1  1        1                                                                                                               
Iraq                   8  1        2  5                                                                                                               
China                 11     2  2  2  2     2     1                                                                                                   
United Arab Emirates  10     1  1  1  1     2     1           3                                                                                       
India                 12     1                    2     1  1  1                       1  3                    1  1                                    
Burma/Myanmar          6     1                                1                          1  1           1              1                              
Hong Kong             16        1  1  2              1  2     2  3     2              1     1                                                         
Taiwan                10        1  1  1                                            1     2                    1     1              1        1         
Thailand              14        1        1  4     1  1        1  3     1           1                                                                  
South Vietnam          5           2  1           1                 1                                                                                 
Uzbekistan             6           1  3              2                                                                                                
Cambodia               6           1     1  1                                            1                                   1     1                  
North Korea            8           1        2     1     1     2                             1                                                         
Bahrain                9           1              4     1        2                       1                                                            
Qatar                 11              5     1     1  1        3                                                                                       
Malaysia/Malaya       16              4  1  1     1     1  1  1  2     3                 1                                                            
Syria                 11              2     1     3     1     1        3                                                                              
Jordan                 9              2           2     2     1        1                 1                                                            
Vietnam                6              1                       2        2           1                                                                  
South Yemen            2              1                          1                                                                                    
Singapore             12                    1  1              2  1  1  2        1  2  1                                                               
Philippines            9                    1  1                 2                       2     1                 1           1                        
Indonesia             13                    1     3  2  2  1  1           1        1  1                                                               
Lebanon                7                    1        1  1     1        2              1                                                               
Pakistan              11                       1  1              2           1           2                    1           1     1              1      
Oman                   8                          3           1  2     1                 1                                                            
Macao                  7                          1     1                                2                                         1     1     1      
Turkmenistan           5                          1           1                          1        1  1                                                
Bangladesh             9                          1              1           2           1                          2        1     1                  
Afghanistan            6                                1     1              1                          1              1           1                  
Ceylon/Sri Lanka       8                                1        1        1              1  1              1                       1           1      
Brunei                 5                                1           1                                               1              1           1      
North Yemen            2                                1                    1                                                                        
Tajikistan             5                                      2        1                          1        1                                          
Palestine              5                                      1                          1  1                       1                 1               
Kazakhstan             2                                      1                          1                                                            
Kirgizstan             5                                      1                                            1  2     1                                 
Yemen                  6                                               3           1     2                                                            
Nepal                  7                                                     2              1                 1  1  2                                 
Laos                   3                                                                 1                    1           1                           
Bhutan                 4                                                                    1                                            1     1     1
Maldives               5                                                                       1     1        1  1  1                                 
Mongolia               4                                                                                      1     1                          1     1
Guam                   5                                                                                         1  1              1     1        1   
East-Timor             1                                                                                                           1                  
Northern Mariana Isl.  1                                                                                                                             1


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Prepared and maintained by Markus Schaal for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Markus Schaal (markus.schaal74@freenet.de)
Last updated: 19 Feb 2015

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