So far Bahrain Football Team who is played total Six asian cup starting from the 1988 and since 2004 to now and this time in 2019 Asian cup they also qualified. Bahrain Performance in the Asian cup are impressive one. Some of notably result is by beating the south korea and Qatar with 2-1 in 2007 and 2015 and Thrilling with Japan on 2004 Which was they lost.
In all Six appearance their best performance in 2004 where they reach the fourth place. this is the only occasion when they go ahead to Group stage.
Bahrain Performance in the AFC Asian Cup
|Asian Cup record|
|1956||Did not enter|
|1972||Did not qualify|
|1980||Withdrew after qualifying|
|1992||Did not qualify|
|2000||Did not qualify|
In 2019 AFC Asian cup football tournament Bahrain drawn in the Group A so in the group stage team to face United Arab Emirates- UAE, Thailand and India. As per Fixtures Bahrain starts to asian cup campaign by playing the first game against Host UAE on 5th January at Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu Dhabi.