AFC Asian cup is one of the most popular football tournament of Asia and its will be played in span of four years. Top Asia’s Footballing countries will be participate in this competition to became the champions of Asia. As per wiki Inaugural Edition of Asian cup football tournament was played in 1956 at Hong Kong. South Korea is the winners of First season.
So far Total 16 Edition of Asian cup has been played and upcoming 17th Editions is schedule to played in 2019 at United Arab Emirates – UAE. If we look at the stats and history of all the Sixteen edition of winners then Japan is the most successfull country by winning the four titles while Saudi Arabia and Iran won the trophy three times each.
Check out below the list of Winners and Runners up Countries of Asian cup with Final score and host countries.
AFC Asian Cup Winners – Runners up
|1956||Hong Kong||South Korea||Israel||Winner decided in round robin|
|1960||South Korea||South Korea||Israel||Winner decided in round robin|
|1964||Israel||Israel||India||Winner decided in round robin|
|1968||Iran||Iran||Burma||Winner decided in round robin|
|1984||Singapore||Saudi Arabia||China PR||2-0|
|1988||Qatar||Saudi Arabia||South Korea||0-0 [4-3 in Penalties]|
|1996||UAE||Saudi Arabia||UAE||0-0 [4-2 in Penalties]|
|2007||Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam||Iraq||Saudi Arabia||1-0|