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Football (soccer) was an Asian Games sport since the 1951 edition. Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The Asian Games, also called the Asiad, is a multi-sport event held every four years among athletes from all over Asia. ... The 1951 Asian Games, the first Asian Games, were played in 1951 at New Delhi, India. ...


Like Football at the Summer Olympics, the national teams are all under-23s. No tournaments are held for females; all of games were exclusively for males. A mens football (soccer) tournament has been held at every Summer Olympic Games except 1896 and 1932. ...


Men's tournaments

Year Host city Gold medal Silver medal Bronze medal
1951 India
New Delhi
India
India
Flag of Iran
Iran
Japan and
Flag of the Kingdom of Afghanistan Afghanistan
1954 Philippines
Manila
Republic of China
Taiwan

South Korea

Burma
1958
Tokyo
Republic of China
Taiwan

South Korea

Indonesia
1962
Jakarta
India
India

South Korea
Flag of the Federation of Malaya
Malaya
1966 Thailand
Bangkok

Burma
Flag of Iran
Iran

Japan
1970 Thailand
Bangkok
Burma and
South Korea
The gold medal was shared. India
India
1974 Flag of Iran
Tehran
Flag of Iran
Iran

Israel
Malaysia
Malaysia
1978 Thailand
Bangkok
North Korea North Korea and
South Korea
The gold medal was shared. China
1982 India
New Delhi

Iraq
Kuwait
Kuwait
Not played; Korea DPR was forced to withdraw from their match against Saudi Arabia.
1986
Seoul

South Korea
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia

Japan
1990
Beijing
Iran
Iran
North Korea
North Korea

Korea Republic
1994
Hiroshima
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan

China
Kuwait
Kuwait
1998 Thailand
Bangkok
Iran
Iran
Kuwait
Kuwait

China
2002
Busan
2006
Doha
To be decided.
International football
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Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaya. ... First international South Korea 3 - 2 Malaya (Singapore; April 13, 1953) Largest win Malaya 15 - 1 Philippines (Jakarta, Indonesia; August 27, 1962) Worst defeat 2 - 8, once; 1 - 7, once; 0 - 6, four times AFC Asian Cup Appearances 2 (First in 1976) Best result Round 1, 1976 and 1980 The... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... The Bangkok Skytrain at sunset on Thanon Narathiwat Ratcha Nakharin with Empire Tower at the back. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burma_(1948-1974). ... Image File history File links Iran_flag_with_emblem_1964-1979. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... The Bangkok Skytrain at sunset on Thanon Narathiwat Ratcha Nakharin with Empire Tower at the back. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burma_(1948-1974). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... Image File history File links Iran_flag_with_emblem_1964-1979. ... Tehran (IPA: ; Persian: تهران, also transliterated as Teheran or Tehrān), population (as of 2005) 7,314,000 (metropolitan: 12,151,000), and a land area of 658 square kilometers, is the capital city of Iran (Persia) and the center of Tehran Province. ... Image File history File links Iran_flag_with_emblem_1964-1979. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... The Bangkok Skytrain at sunset on Thanon Narathiwat Ratcha Nakharin with Empire Tower at the back. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_North_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... 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Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Beijing [English Pronunciation] (Chinese: 北京 [Chinese Pronunciation]; Pinyin: BÄ›ijÄ«ng; IPA: ), a city in northern China, is the capital of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_North_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... For other uses, see Hiroshima (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uzbekistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kuwait. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... The Bangkok Skytrain at sunset on Thanon Narathiwat Ratcha Nakharin with Empire Tower at the back. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kuwait. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea_(bordered). ... Busan Metropolitan City, also known as Pusan, is the largest port city in South Korea. ... Football (soccer) at the 2006 Asian Games will be held in Doha, Qatar from November 18 to December 15, 2006. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Qatar_(bordered). ... Doha (Arabic: الدوحة;, Ad-Dawḥah or Ad-Dōḥah), population 400,051 (2005 census), is the capital of Qatar, and is at , on the Persian Gulf. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The Fédération Internationale de Football Association, known worldwide by its acronym FIFA, is the international governing body of Football (soccer) and the largest sporting organization in the world. ... The FIFA World Cup Trophy, which has been awarded to the world champions since 1974. ... The FIFA Confederations Cup is an association football tournament for national teams, held every two years by FIFA. It is contested by the winners of each of the six continental championships, with one or more other teams invited, to bring the number of teams up to eight. ... The FIFA World Rankings is a ranking system for mens national teams in football (soccer). ... The FIFA World Player of the Year is a football award given annually to the male and female player who are thought to be the best in the world, based on votes by coaches and captains of international teams. ... This is a list of the mens national football (soccer) teams in the world. ...

     Asia: AFCAsian Cup
     Africa: CAFAfrican Cup of Nations
     North America: CONCACAFGold Cup
     South America: CONMEBOLCopa América
     Oceania: OFCNations Cup
     Europe: UEFAEuropean Championship
     NF-Board: NFB –
National Football Associations of Asia (AFC)
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Afghanistan | Australia | Bahrain | Bangladesh | Bhutan | Brunei | Cambodia | China PR | Chinese Taipei | East Timor | Guam | Hong Kong, China | India | Indonesia | Iran | Iraq | Japan | Jordan | Korea DPR | Korea Republic | Kuwait | Kyrgyzstan | Laos | Lebanon | Macau, China | Malaysia | Maldives | Mongolia | Myanmar | Nepal | Oman | Pakistan | Palestine | Philippines | Qatar | Saudi Arabia | Singapore | Sri Lanka | Syria | Tajikistan | Thailand | Turkmenistan | United Arab Emirates | Uzbekistan | Vietnam | Yemen Asian Football Confederation Logo The 46 member Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of football in Asia, excluding Cyprus and Israel. ... The AFC Asian Cup is a football competition run by the Asian Football Confederation. ... CAF Logo The 53 member Confederation of African Football (CAF; French: Confédération Africaine de Football) represents international football in Africa, and organises the African Cup of Nations as well as the African Champions League. ... The African Cup of Nations is the main international football competition for CAF nations. ... CONCACAF (the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) is the continent-wide governing body for association football in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. ... The CONCACAF Gold Cup is the main national football (soccer) competition of the CONCACAF nations. ... CONMEBOL or CSF (CONfederación sudaMEricana de FútBOL, South American Football Confederation) is the governing body of football in South America. ... The Copa América is the main national football competition of the CONMEBOL nations. ... Oceania Football Confederation logo since 1998 The Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) is one of the six continental confederations of international football. ... OFC Nations cup logo The OFC Nations Cup is the biennial football competition held among the Oceania Football Confederation member nations. ... UEFA logo The Union of European Football Associations, almost always referred to by the acronym UEFA (pronounced (you-AY-fuh) or (oo-Ay-fuh) or ), is the administrative and controlling body for European football. ... The UEFA European Football Championship is the main football competition of the mens national football teams governed by the UEFA. Held every four years since 1960, in the even-numbered year between World Cup tournaments, it was originally called the European Nations Cup, changing to the name European Football... The NF-Board (Nouvelle Fédération-Board, unofficially Non-FIFA-Board) is a football association established for national teams that are not — and usually may not become — members of FIFA, usually because the participating nations do not have internationally recognised sovereign state status. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1357x628, 19 KB) Summary This image is copy of World Map FIFA.png I added divisions in UK - England, Scotland & Wales. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... World map showing the location of Asia. ... Asian Football Confederation Logo The 46 member Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of football in Asia, excluding Cyprus and Israel. ... The Football Association of the Peoples Republic of China (中国足球协会) or China Football Association or Chinese Football Association (CFA) was founded in January 1955 and its headquarters is located in Beijing. ... The Chinese Taipei Football Association is the governing body of football in Chinese Taipei (Taiwan). ... The Federaçao Futebol Timor-Leste is the governing body of football in East Timor. ... Established in 1914, the Hong Kong Football Association is the general leader of Hong Kong football, and of Asian football some decades ago. ... The DPR Korea Football Association is the governing body of football in North Korea. ... The first governing body of Korean football was the Joseon Football Association, founded on 19 September 1933 as a direct imitation of the corresponding association of the Japanese colonialists. ... The Macau Football Association is the governing body of football in Macau. ... The Palestine Football Federation is the governing body for football in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and for the Palestine national football team (who do not play in Palestine). ... The Saudi Arabia Football Association was founded in 1959. ... Link titleItalic textBold text Headline text link title Media:Example. ... The United Arab Emirates Football Association is the governing body of football in the United Arab Emirates. ...

National football teams of Asia (AFC)
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Afghanistan | Australia | Bahrain | Bangladesh | Bhutan | Brunei | Cambodia | China PR | Chinese Taipei | East Timor | Guam | Hong Kong, China | India | Indonesia | Iran | Iraq | Japan | Jordan | Korea DPR | Korea Republic | Kuwait | Kyrgyzstan | Laos | Lebanon | Macau, China | Malaysia | Maldives | Mongolia | Myanmar | Nepal | Oman | Pakistan | Palestine | Philippines | Qatar | Saudi Arabia | Singapore | Sri Lanka | Syria | Tajikistan | Thailand | Turkmenistan | United Arab Emirates | Uzbekistan | Vietnam | Yemen Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... World map showing the location of Asia. ... Asian Football Confederation Logo The 46 member Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of football in Asia, excluding Cyprus and Israel. ... First international Philippines 2 - 1 China (Philippines; February 1, 1913) Finland 4 - 0 China PR (Helsinki, Finland; August 4, 1952) Largest win China PR 19 - 0 Guam (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; January 26, 2000) Worst defeat USA 5 - 0 China PR (Palo Alto, USA; April 4, 1992) World Cup... First international Taiwan 3 - 2 South Vietnam (Philippines; May 1, 1954) Largest win Taiwan 9 - 0 Philippines (Taipei, Taiwan; August 1, 1967) Worst defeat Indonesia 10 - 1 Taiwan (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; August 11, 1968) AFC Asian Cup Appearances 2 (First in 1960) Best result Third place, 1960 The Chinese Taipei... First International Sri Lanka 3 - 2 East Timor (Colombo, Sri Lanka; March 21, 2003) Largest win none Worst defeat Thailand 8 - 0 East Timor (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; December 12, 2004) World Cup Appearances none (First in-) Best result - AFC Asian Cup Appearances none (First in -) Best result - The East Timor... First international Hong Kong 2 - 5 South Korea (Hong Kong; January 1, 1949) Largest win Hong Kong 15 - 0 Guam (Taipei; March 7, 2005) Worst defeat China PR 7 - 0 Hong Kong (Guangzhou, China; August 1, 1980) China PR 7 - 0 Hong Kong (Guangzhou, China; November 17, 2004) AFC Asian... First international Burma 0 - 0 North Korea (Rangoon, Burma; March 22, 1964) Largest win North Korea 21 - 0 Guam (Taipei, Taiwan; March 11, 2005) Worst defeat Bulgaria 6 - 1 North Korea (Sofia, Bulgaria; May 25, 1974) Poland 5 - 0 North Korea (Montreal, Canada; July 25, 1976) World Cup Appearances 1... First international South Korea 5 - 3 Mexico (London, England; August 2, 1948) Largest win South Korea 16 - 0 Nepal (Incheon, South Korea; September 29, 2003) Worst defeat Sweden 12 - 0 South Korea (London, England; August 5, 1948) World Cup Appearances 7 (First in 1954) Best result Fourth place, 2002 AFC... First international Macau 1 - 5 South Korea (Macau; January 25, 1949) Largest win Macau 5 - 1 Philippines (Hong Kong; April 2, 1996) Worst defeat Macau 0 - 13 Korea DPR (Macau (2005 East Asian Games); November 1, 2005) World Cup Appearances none (First in -) Best result - AFC Asian Cup Appearances none... First International Egypt 8 - 1 Palestine (Egypt; July 26, 1953) Largest win Palestine 8 - 0 Chinese Taipei (Doha, Qatar; February 18, 2004) Worst defeat Egypt 8 - 1 Palestine (Egypt; July 26, 1953) World Cup Appearances none (First in -) Best result - AFC Asian Cup Appearances none (First in -) Best result - The... First international Saudi Arabia 3 - 1 Syria (Lebanon; October 20, 1957) Largest win Saudi Arabia 8 - 0 Macao (Taif, Saudi Arabia; May 14, 1993) Worst defeat Germany 8 - 0 Saudi Arabia (Sapporo, Japan; June 1, 2002) World Cup Appearances 4 (First in 1994) Best result Round 2 1994 AFC Asian... First International India 2 - 1 Ceylon (Ceylon; Date Unknown, 1952) Malaysia 3 - 0 Sri Lanka (Indonesia; June ?, 1972) Largest win Sri Lanka 4 - 0 Singapore (Thailand; November 1, 1979) Sri Lanka 4 - 0 Nepal (Saudi Arabia; September 26, 1984) Pakistan 0 - 4 Sri Lanka (Lahore, Pakistan; July 18, 1993) Worst... First international UAE 1 - 0 Qatar (Saudi Arabia; March 17, 1972) Largest win Brunei 0 - 12 UAE (Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei; April 14, 2001) Worst defeat Brazil 8 - 0 UAE (Abu Dhabi, UAE; November 12, 2005) World Cup Appearances 1 (First in 1990) Best result Round 1, 1990 AFC Asian...


 
 

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