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AFC Asia Cup is association of the football competition which is contested by senior Men’s national teams member of AFC. Full form of AFC is Asian Football Confederation. AFC is 2nd oldest continental football championship and Copa America is on the 1st position. The winner of AFC Asian Cup qualified for FIFA Confederations Cup.

It was first proposed after end of world war 2nd but not played until the 1950. AFC was 1st staged in Hong Kong with 7/12 founding members were taking part in this. This tournament held one time in every 4 years from 1956.

In AFC Asia Cup there is 5 post tournament awards these are as follow-The most valuable player
The best goalkeeper for goalkeeping
The fair play award for team with best record of fair play
The top goal scorer for scoring most goal
The team of the tournament for best team players in tournament