|Host country Iran|
Champions Iran (3rd title)
Fourth place Iraq
Matches played 10
|Venue(s) 2 (in 2 host cities)|
Dates 3 Jun 1976 – 13 Jun 1976
Goals scored 25
|Top scorer(s) Fathi Kamel
Gholam Hossein Mazloumi
(3 goals each)|
Champion Iran national football team
Third place China national football team
Similar 1972 AFC Asian Cup, 1980 AFC Asian Cup, 1968 AFC Asian Cup, 1956 AFC Asian Cup, 1984 AFC Asian Cup
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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.
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.