- Football in Kuwait
Football (also known as
Soccer) is the most popular sport in Kuwait. The national governing body is the Kuwait Football Association. The top domestic football league in Kuwait is the Kuwaiti Premier League.
Kuwait Football Association
Kuwait Football Association( _ar. الإتحاد الكويتي لكرة القدم) is headquartered in Udailiya,Block 4, Al-Ittihad Street, Kuwait City.
The KFA was founded in 1952.
Kuwaiti Premier League
Kuwait Emir Cup
Kuwait Crown Prince Cup
Kuwait Federation Cup
Other tournaments held in Kuwait
*Gulf Cup of Nations 1974
*1980 AFC Asian Cup
*Gulf Cup of Nations 1990
*Gulf Cup of Nations 2003
Kuwait Football Achievements
*1 Time Champions of
AFC Asian Cup( 1980 AFC Asian Cup)
*1 Time Runners-Up of
AFC Asian Cup( 1976 AFC Asian Cup)
*1 Time Third Place of
AFC Asian Cup( 1984 AFC Asian Cup) World Military Cup
*2 Times Champions of
World Military Cup(Qatar 1981, Kuwait 1983)
*1 Time Runners-Up of
World Military Cup(Syria 1977)
*3 Times Third Place of
World Military Cup(Congo 1973, West Germany 1975, Kuwait 1979)
Football Clubs in Kuwait
* [http://www.fifa.com/en/organisation/confederations/associationdetails/0,1483,KUW,00.html?countrycode=KUW Kuwait] at the FIFA website.
* [http://www.the-afc.com/english/national/default_NA.asp?nationalID=53 Kuwait] at the AFC website.
* [http://www.rsssf.com/tablesm/military.html RSSSF (men)]
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