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FIFA World Cupô national teams

Saudi Arabia

 

 

 

الاخضر الصغير

الرياضية القدم

 

 

Population 23 215 000 inhabitants
Land Area 1 960 582 km≤
GDP (exchange rate) 250 557 million US$
GDP per capita (PPP) 13 362 US$
Capital city Riyadh
   
Foundation

1959

FIFA Affiliation 1959
President Prince Sultan bin Fahad Bin Abdulaziz
Confederation AFC (Asia)
   
Nickname Sons of the Desert
Current coach Gabriel Humberto Calderon
Most caps Mohamed Al-Deayea (173 selections)
Top scorer Majed Abdullah (67 goals)
   
First International

Saudi Arabia

3 - 1

Syria

 

in Lebanon, (30 oct 1957)

Largest win

Saudi Arabia

8 - 0

Macao

 

in Taif, Saudi Arabia (14 may 1993)

Worst defeat

Germany

8 - 0

Saudi Arabia

 

in South Korea (1st jun 2002)

 

 

 

- World Cup Statistics -

 

Participation 4*
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/8 Finals (since 1986) 1
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/4 Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/2 Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Victories

-

30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Match Played 10
 All-Time table ranking 43rd (7 pts)
 All-Time trophy room 43rd

-

Win 2
Draw 1
Loss 7
Goal Scored 7
Goal Conceded 25

*in counting the 2006 World Cup.

 

 

 

- Germany 2006-

 

First Round

14.06.2006

Tunisia

 

-

 

Saudi Arabia

First Round

19.06.2006

Saudi Arabia

 

-

 

Ukraine

First Round

23.06.2006

Saudi Arabia

 

-

 

Spain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Korea Japan 2002-

 

First Round

01.06.2002

Germany

8

-

0

Saudi Arabia

First Round

05.06.2002

Cameroon

1

-

0

Saudi Arabia

First Round

11.06.2002

Saudi Arabia

0

-

3

Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- France 1998 -

 

First Round

12.06.1998

Saudi Arabia

0

-

1

Denmark

First Round

18.06.1998

France

4

-

0

Saudi Arabia

First Round

24.06.1998

South Africa

2

-

2

Saudi Arabia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- U.S.A 1994 -

 

First Round

20.06.1994

Netherlands

2

-

1

Saudi Arabia

First Round

25.06.1994

Morocco

1

-

2

Saudi Arabia

First Round

29.06.1994

Belgium

0

-

1

Saudi Arabia

Second Round

03.07.1994

Saudi Arabia

1

-

3

Sweden