1992 King Fahd Cup
1st FIFA Confederations Cup, held in Saudi Arabia
Top 3 1992 King Fahd Cup related articles
|كأس الملك فهد 1992|
|Host country||Saudi Arabia|
|Dates||15 October – 20 October|
|Teams||4 (from 4 confederations)|
|Venue(s)||1 (in 1 host city)|
|Goals scored||18 (4.5 per match)|
|Attendance||196,500 (49,125 per match)|
(2 goals each)
The 1992 King Fahd Cup (Arabic: كأس الملك فهد), named after Fahd of Saudi Arabia, was the first association football tournament of the competition that would later be known as the FIFA Confederations Cup. It was hosted by Saudi Arabia in October 1992, and was won by Argentina, who beat Saudi Arabia 3–1 in the final. The 1992 tournament was the only one not to feature a group stage and only featured four nations. Disputed as the King Fahd Cup, in honor of the then Saudi ruler who organized the tournament with his country's federation, (thus in the form of an unofficial tournament)he was recognized by FIFA in 1997.
1992 King Fahd Cup Intro articles: 3
|Team||Confederation||Qualification method||Participation no.|
||AFC||Hosts and 1988 AFC Asian Cup winners||1st|
||CONCACAF||1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners||1st|
||CONMEBOL||1991 Copa América winners||1st|
||CAF||1992 African Cup of Nations winners||1st|
1992 King Fahd Cup Qualified teams articles: 2
- North, Central America and Caribbean
- South America
|16 October – Riyadh|
|20 October – Riyadh|
|15 October – Riyadh|
|19 October – Riyadh|
Third place match
With two goals, Gabriel Batistuta and Bruce Murray were the top scorers in the tournament. In total, 18 goals were scored by 16 different players, with none of them credited as own goal.
- 2 goals
- 1 goal
1992 King Fahd Cup Match referees articles: 23
-  Archived 2016-01-12 at the Wayback Machine; at RSSSF
- For FIFA statute, official competitions are those for representative teams organized by FIFA or any confederation. Representative teams are usually national teams but also club teams that represent a confederation in the interconfederal competitions or a member association in a continental competition cfr. "FIFA Statutes, April 2016 edition" (PDF). p. 5. cfr. "FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018: Statistical-kit" (PDF). 10 December 2018. p. 13. cfr. "2018/19 UEFA Champions League regulations" (PDF). p. 10.
- "Statistical Kit: FIFA Confederations Cup (FCC 2017 post-event edition) – Ranking by tournament" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 10 July 2017. p. 21. Archived (PDF) from the original on 28 September 2019. Retrieved 28 September 2019.