61 goals were scored in the 24 Group Games in the 2015 Asian Cup.
The team that scored first won in 20 and lost in 4 of the Group Games. There were no drawn games in the Group Games in 2015.
The four games that were the exceptions to the team scoring first and winning: Kuwait (v Australia); Qatar (v UAE); DPR Korea (v Saudi Arabia); Uzbekistan (v China).
Performance in Relation to Elo Ratings
19 of the 24 Group Games were won by teams with a higher Elo Rating compared to their opponents.
The exceptions were: DPR Korea (v Saudi Arabia); Uzbekistan (v China); Jordan (v Iraq); Australia (v Korea Republic); Qatar (v Bahrain).
DPR Korea and Uzbekistan scored first in their respective games.
A list of goal scorers in the 2015 Asian Cup Group Games can be found here.
The 61 goals were scored in the following game intervals:
The Group Games were refereed by:
There were three red cards given by referees in Group Games. Two of these were after a second yellow card. Ri Jong-yik (DPR Korea) was sent off in the 76th minute for a red card offence in the game against Saudi Arabia.