Iran (3rd title)
| 2 (in 2 host cities)|
3 Jun 1976 – 13 Jun 1976
| Fathi Kamel
Gholam Hossein Mazloumi
(3 goals each)|
Iran national football team
China national football team
1972 AFC Asian Cup, 1980 AFC Asian Cup, 1968 AFC Asian Cup, 1956 AFC Asian Cup, 1984 AFC Asian Cup
The 1976 AFC Asian Cup was the sixth edition of the Asian Nations Cup, the football championship of Asia (AFC). It was hosted by Iran. The field of six teams was split into two groups of three. Iran won their third title in a row, beating Kuwait in the final 1-0.
Iran qualified automatically as host
1976 AFC Asian Cup Wikipedia
The two host cities, Tehran and Tabriz, with two venues was used for the 1976 AFC Asian Cup.
With three goals, Gholam Hossein Mazloumi, Nasser Nouraei and Fathi Kameel are the top scorers in the tournament. In total, 25 goals were scored by 16 different players, with none of them credited as own goal.3 goals