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United Arab Emirates


Federation founded: 1971
FIFA member since: 1974
Confederation: AFC
Colours: All white
Nickname: -
World Cups qualified for: 1 (of 20)
Best results: First round 1990

WORLD CUP RANKING
P 3 W 0 D 0 L 3 GF 2 GA 11 Pts 0
United Arab Emirates are 73rd on the all-time table.

WORLD CUP SUMMARY
1986 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1990 First round 24 Squad Qualifiers
1994 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1998 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2002 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2006 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2010 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2014 Did not qualify Qualifiers
* UAE entered first time for the 1986 World Cup.

TEAM RECORDS
Champions -
Finalists -
Semifinalists (or top 4) -
Quarterfinalists (or top 8) -
Biggest win -
Biggest loss 1-5 vs West Germany 1990
Most wins in a row 0
Most losses in a row 3
Longest unbeaten run 0
Longest run without win 3
Longest run qualifying 1 (1990)
Longest run not qualifying 6 (1994- )
Penalty shoot-outs -
UAE vs Europe W0 - D0 - L2
UAE vs South America W0 - D0 - L1

MOST WORLD CUP APPEARANCES
Adnan Al-Talyani 3 1990
Mohamed Abdullah 3 1990
Hussain Ghuloum Abbas 3 1990
Eissa Meer Abdulrahman 3 1990
Ibrahim Meer Abdulrahman 3 1990
Mushin Musabah Faraj 3 1990
Ali Thani Jumaa 3 1990
Khalil Ghanim Mubarak 3 1990
Nasir Khamees Mubarak 3 1990

MOST WORLD CUP GOALS
Ali Thani Jumaa 1 1990
Khalid Ismail Mubarak 1 1990


 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1990 1R Colombia L 0-2 1R West Germany L 1-5 1R Yugoslavia L 1-4



 

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