AFC Gulf Cup of Nations 1970 to 2016  
  Host Nation(s) Year # Winner Score Runner-Up Third Score Fourth  
     Bahrain 1970 1   Kuwait Group   Bahrain   Saudi Arabia Group   Qatar  
     Saudi Arabia 1972 2   Kuwait Group   Saudi Arabia   United Arab Emirates Group   Qatar  
     Kuwait 1974 3   Kuwait 4 - 0   Saudi Arabia   United Arab Emirates 1-1 (p3-0)   Qatar  
     Qatar 1976 4   Kuwait 4 - 2   Iraq   Qatar Group   Bahrain  
     Iraq 1979 5   Iraq Group   Kuwait   Saudi Arabia Group   Bahrain  
     United Arab Emirates 1982 6   Kuwait Group   Bahrain   United Arab Emirates Group   Saudi Arabia  
     Oman 1984 7   Iraq 1-1 (p4-3)   Qatar   Saudi Arabia Group   United Arab Emirates  
     Bahrain 1986 8   Kuwait Group   United Arab Emirates   Saudi Arabia Group   Qatar  
     Saudi Arabia 1988 9   Iraq Group   United Arab Emirates   Saudi Arabia Group   Bahrain  
     Kuwait 1990 10   Kuwait Group   Qatar   Bahrain Group   Oman  
     Qatar 1992 11   Qatar Group   Bahrain   Saudi Arabia Group   United Arab Emirates  
     United Arab Emirates 1994 12   Saudi Arabia Group   United Arab Emirates   Bahrain Group   Qatar  
     Oman 1996 13   Kuwait Group   Qatar   Saudi Arabia Group   United Arab Emirates  
     Bahrain 1998 14   Kuwait Group   Saudi Arabia   United Arab Emirates Group   Oman  
     Saudi Arabia 2002 15   Saudi Arabia Group   Qatar   Kuwait Group   Bahrain  
     Kuwait 2003 16   Saudi Arabia Group   Bahrain   Qatar Group   Oman  
     Qatar 2004 17   Qatar 1-1 (p6-5)   Oman   Bahrain 3 - 1   Kuwait  
     United Arab Emirates 2007 18   United Arab Emirates 1 - 0   Oman   Bahrain Shared   Saudi Arabia  
     Oman 2009 19   Oman 0-0 (p6-5)   Saudi Arabia   Kuwait Shared   Qatar  
     Yemen 2010 20   Kuwait 1 - 0   Saudi Arabia   Iraq Shared   United Arab Emirates  
     Bahrain 2013 21   United Arab Emirates 2-1 aet   Iraq   Kuwait 6 - 1   Bahrain  
     Saudi Arabia 2014 22   Qatar 2 - 1   Saudi Arabia   United Arab Emirates 1 - 0   Oman  
     Kuwait 2016 23