Saudi Arabia ended a 12-year absence from the finals, when Fahad Al Muwallad’s pin-point drive secured a crucial final-day three points.
FIFA Ranking: 63
World Cup History:
Qualifying campaigns: 11
First stage appearances: 4
Semi finals appearances: 0
First World Cup: 1994
Last World Cup: 2006
Best outing: Round of 16 (1994)
Key Player: MOHAMMAD AL-SAHLAWI
Mohammad Al-Sahlawi finished joint-top goalscorer for Russia 2018 in Asia with 16 goals.
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