AFC Gulf Cup of Nations 1970 to 2014 Table of Merit  
  Nation Winners Second Third Fourth   Top 4 (22)  
    Kuwait 10 1 3 1   15  
    Saudi Arabia 3 6 8 1   18  
    Qatar 3 4 3 5   15  
    Iraq 3 2 1     6  
    United Arab Emirates 2 3 6 3   14  
    Oman 1 2   4   7  
    Bahrain   4 4 5   13  
  Totals 22 22 25 19   88