Tournament for so-called 'emerging' countries (those in the lowest (of three) categories as designed by the AFC president). Tournament discontinued after the fifth edition in 2014. Replaced by the AFC Solidarity Cup.
Year Winners Runners-Up Venue 2006 Tajikistan 4-0 Sri Lanka Bangladesh 2008 India 4-1 Tajikistan India 2010 North Korea 1-1 Turkmenistan [5-4 pen] Sri Lanka 2012 North Korea 2-1 Turkmenistan Nepal 2014 Palestine 1-0 Philippines Maldives Number of Wins (5, lost finals between square brackets) 2 North Korea 1 [ 1] Tajikistan 1 India 1 Palestine [ 2] Turkmenistan [ 1] Philippines [ 1] Sri Lanka
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Last updated: 19 Sep 2019
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