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1964 Arab Nations Cup

1964 Arab Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host countryKuwait
Dates13 – 20 November
Teams5 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Iraq (1st title)
Runners-up  Libya
Third place  Lebanon
Fourth place  Kuwait
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored27 (2.7 per match)
Top scorer(s) Hisham Atta
(3 goals)
1963
1966

The 1964 Arab Nations Cup is the second edition of the Arab Nations Cup hosted by Kuwait. In Iraq's first appearance, they won the title for the 1st time.

1964 Arab Nations Cup Intro articles: 3

Participated teams

The 5 participated teams are:

1964 Arab Nations Cup Participated teams articles: 4

Venues

Kuwait City
Shuwaikh High School Stadium
Capacity: 16,000

Squads

Final tournament

Tournament classification

Iraq wins the tournament, Libya second. Lebanon took third place by beating Kuwait in the last day of the tournament.

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Iraq 4 3 1 0 6 2 +4 7
 Libya 4 2 2 0 9 5 +4 6
 Lebanon 4 1 1 2 4 5 –1 3
 Kuwait 4 1 1 2 5 5 0 3
 Jordan 4 0 1 3 3 10 –7 1

Matches

Kuwait  0–1  Iraq
Ismail  60'


Iraq  3–1  Jordan
Atta  14'40'
Mahmoud  30'
Al-Banna  22'

Iraq  1–0  Lebanon
Tabra  67'
Libya  5–2  Jordan
Al-Sanoussi
Al-Biski
Ben Soueid
Al-Ahwal
Abdel Mounaim  22'
Adas  66'

Kuwait  2–3  Lebanon
Chatila  19'64'
Nassar  88'

1964 Arab Nations Cup Venues articles: 9

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