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1963 Arab Nations Cup

1963 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host countryLebanon
Dates31 March – 7 April 1963
Teams5 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Tunisia (1st title)
Runners-up  Syria
Third place  Lebanon
Fourth place  Kuwait
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored38 (3.8 per match)
Top scorer(s) Mongi Haddad
(4 goals)
1964

The 1963 Arab Nations Cup was the first edition of the Arab Nations Cup hosted by Beirut, Lebanon. Tunisia won the first title of the Arab Nations Cup.

1963 Arab Nations Cup Intro articles: 4

Participated teams

The 5 participated teams are:

1963 Arab Nations Cup Participated teams articles: 4

Venues

Beirut
Camille Chamoun Stadium
Capacity: 45,000

Squads

Final tournament

Tournament classification

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Tunisia 4 4 0 0 11 1 +10 8
 Syria 4 3 0 1 11 3 +8 6
 Lebanon 4 2 0 2 13 4 +9 4
 Kuwait 4 1 0 3 5 15 −10 2
 Jordan 4 0 0 4 0 17 −17 0

Matches

Syria  4−0  Jordan
Kavlakian  22'?'
Haroutioun  ?'
Hajjar  ?'
Attendance: 20 000
Referee: Atef Sinane (Lebanon)
Lebanon  6−0  Kuwait
Attendance: 20 000
Referee: Muvahhit Afir (Turkey)

Kuwait  4−0  Jordan
Al-Masoud  25'?'
?  ?'
?  ?'
Attendance: 7 000
Referee: Sarkis Demirdjian (Lebanon)
Tunisia  1−0  Syria
Ben Amor  20'
Attendance: 7 000
Referee: Muvahhit Afir (Turkey)

Lebanon  2−3  Syria
Abou Murad  12'
Altounian  80'
?  22'
?  60'
Haroutioun  62'
Attendance: 10 000
Referee: Muvahhit Afir (Turkey)
Tunisia  4−0  Jordan
Haddad  1'6'
Jedidi  26'
Henia  34'
Attendance: 10 000

Tunisia  5−1  Kuwait
Habacha  9'
Jedidi  21'54'
Henia  73'
Haddad  78'
Ad-Doula  85'
Attendance: 5 000
Referee: Khatchadour Boyadjian (Lebanon)
Lebanon  5−0  Jordan
Abou Murad  6'
Saad  30'
Altounian  ?'?'
Chéhadé  ?'
Attendance: 5 000
Referee: Muvahhit Afir (Turkey)

Syria  4−0  Kuwait
Betraki  30' (pen.)
Haroutioun  ?'
Chayeb  ?'
Ohannes  ?'
Attendance: 20 000
Referee: Atef Sinane (Lebanon)
Lebanon  0−1  Tunisia
Haddad  10'
Attendance: 20 000
Referee: Muvahhit Afir (Turkey)

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