BEIJING, Aug. 6, 2004 (AMP) — China 2004 : Iran secured the consolation of third place at the 2004 AFC Asian Cup with a 4-2 win against Bahrain (halftime: 1-0) on Friday night.
Asian Cup 2004 Facts & Figures
BEIJING, Aug. 7, 2004 (AMP) — China 2004 : Japan claimed the AFC Asian Cup crown with a 3-1 win against China (halftime: 1-1) in the final on Saturday night.
Read on to know more on the history and origin of the AFC Asian Cup.
2004 Asian Cup Finals
The 16 teams qualified for the 2004 AFC Asian Cup:
2004 Asian Cup Qualification
- Groups: First round Group A - First round Group B - First round Group C - First round Group D - First round Group E - First round Group F - First round Group G - Second round Group A - Second round Group B - Second round Group C - Second round Group D - Second round Group E - Second round Group F - Second round Group GMain article: 2004 AFC Asian Cup qualification