HIROSHIMA, Nov. 8, 1992 (AMP) — Japan 1992 : China secured the consolation of third place at the 1992 AFC Asian Cup after defeating the United Arab Emirates 4-3 on penalties (after a 1-1 draw) on Sunday.
Fixtures and Results : Second Round
China at the Asian Cup
- 5 appearances (first in 1976)
- 5 participations in the qualifications (first in 1976)
- Statistics: Runners-up (1984) Third Place (1976) Fourth Place (1988)
United Arab Emirates at the Asian Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1980)
- 4 participations in the qualifications (first in 1980)
- 8 November 1992
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