1992 King Fahd Cup Final
Event1992 King Fahd Cup
Date20 October 1992
VenueKing Fahd II Stadium, Riyadh
RefereeLim Kee Chong (Mauritius)
Attendance75,000
1995

The 1992 King Fahd Cup Final was a football match to determine the winners of the 1992 King Fahd Cup. The match was held at King Fahd II Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on 20 October 1992 and was contested by Argentina and Saudi Arabia. Argentina won the match 3–1. For Saudi Arabia, this appearance meant they were the first Asian team to reach the final of a major FIFA tournament.

Match details

Argentina 3–1 Saudi Arabia
Rodríguez Goal 18'
Caniggia Goal 24'
Simeone Goal 64'
Report Al-Owairan Goal 65'
King Fahd II Stadium, Riyadh
Attendance: 75,000
Referee: Lim Kee Chong (Mauritius)
Argentina
Saudi Arabia
GK 1 Sergio Goycochea
RB 4 Fabián Basualdo Yellow card 62'
CB 2 Sergio Vázquez
CB 6 Oscar Ruggeri
LB 3 Ricardo Altamirano
RM 8 José Luis Villarreal Substituted off 81'
CM 5 Fernando Redondo
CM 10 Diego Simeone Yellow card 28'
LM 20 Leonardo Rodríguez Substituted off 73'
CF 7 Claudio Caniggia
CF 9 Gabriel Batistuta
Substitutions:
FW 14 Alberto Acosta Substituted in 73'
MF 11 Diego Cagna Substituted in 81'
Manager:
Argentina Alfio Basile
GK 1 Saud Al-Otaibi
CB 2 Abdullah Al-Dosari
CB 4 Salem Al-Alawi
CB 3 Abdul Rahman Al-Roomi
DM 6 Fuad Anwar Amin Yellow card 47'
RM 5 Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi
CM 8 Fahad Al-Bishi Substituted off 67'
CM 14 Khaled Al-Muwallid
LM 16 Khaled Al-Hazaa
CF 7 Saeed Al-Owairan
CF 10 Sami Al-Jaber Substituted off 45'
Substitutions:
FW 11 Fahad Al-Mehallel Substituted in 45'
MF 17 Abdul Aziz Al-Razqan Substituted in 67'
Manager:
Brazil Nelsinho Rosa

Assistant referees:
Costa Rica Rodrigo Badilla Sequeira (Costa Rica)
Syria Jamal Al Sharif (Syria)

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