Football at the 1957 Pan Arab Games

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1957 Pan Arab Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host country Lebanon
City Beirut
Dates 19–27 October 1957
Teams 8 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) 2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Morocco (1st title)
Runners-up  Libya
Third place  Syria
Fourth place  Saudi Arabia
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 67 (4.19 per match)
← 1953
1961

The 1957 Pan Arab Games football tournament was the 2nd edition of the Pan Arab Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Beirut, Lebanon between 19–27 October 1957 as part of the 1957 Pan Arab Games.

Participating teams[edit | edit source]

The following countries have participated for the final tournament:

Group stage[edit | edit source]

Group A[edit | edit source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Morocco 3 3 0 0 14 3 +11 6
 Libya 3 2 0 1 7 10 –3 4
 Iraq 3 0 1 2 6 10 –4 1
 Tunisia 3 0 1 2 7 11 –4 1
19 October 1957
Morocco  4–2  Iraq
Beirut

19 October 1957
Tunisia  3–4  Libya
Beirut


21 October 1957
Morocco  6–0  Libya
Beirut

21 October 1957
Tunisia  3–3  Iraq
Beirut


23 October 1957
Tunisia  1–4  Morocco
Beirut

23 October 1957
Iraq [[File:{{{flag alias-1924}}}|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] 1–3  Libya
Beirut

Group B[edit | edit source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Syria 3 2 1 0 7 4 +3 5
 Saudi Arabia 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 5
 Lebanon 3 1 0 2 8 3 +5 2
 Jordan 3 0 0 3 1 11 –10 0
18 October 1957
Saudi Arabia  1–0  Lebanon

18 October 1957
Syria  3–1  Jordan


20 October 1957
Jordan  0–1  Saudi Arabia

20 October 1957
Syria  2–1  Lebanon


22 October 1957
Saudi Arabia  2–2  Syria

22 October 1957
Lebanon  7–0  Jordan

Knockout stage[edit | edit source]

Semifinals Final
26 October – Beirut
  Libya  3  
  Syria  2  
 
27 October – Beirut
      Libya  0
    Morocco  2
Third place
26 October – Beirut 27 October – Beirut
  Saudi Arabia  1   Syria  2
  Morocco  2     Saudi Arabia  1

Semifinals[edit | edit source]

26 October 1957
Libya  3–2  Syria
Beirut


26 October 1957
Saudi Arabia  1–2  Morocco
Beirut

Third place match[edit | edit source]

27 October 1957
Syria  2–1  Saudi Arabia
Beirut

Final[edit | edit source]

27 October 1957
Libya  0–2  Morocco
Beirut

External links[edit | edit source]

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