The Cambodia national football team , nicknamed the Angkor Warriors or Kouprey Kampuchea, represents Cambodia in international football and is controlled by the Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC) which is part of the Asian Football Confederation and sub-confederation AFF. Known as the Khmer Republic national football team from 1970 to 1975, the team finished fourth in the 1972 Asian Cup, which still remains as Cambodia's greatest achievement in an international competition. The team was founded in 1933 and joined FIFA's ranks in 1953.
Cambodia ; also Kampuchea ; Khmer: កម្ពុជា [kam.pu.ciə]; French: Cambodge), officially the Kingdom of Cambodia (Khmer: ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, prĕəh riəciənaacak kampuciə, IPA: [prĕəh riə.ciə.naː.caʔ kam.pu.ciə]; French: Royaume du Cambodge), is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia. It is 181,035 square kilometres (69,898 square miles) in area, bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest.
The Cambodian–Vietnamese War , known in Vietnam as the Counter-offensive on the Southwestern border (Vietnamese: Chiến dịch Phản công Biên giới Tây-Nam), and by Cambodian nationalists as the Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia (Khmer: ការលុកលុយរបស់វៀតណាមមកកម្ពុជា), was an armed conflict between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and Democratic Kampuchea. The war began with the repeated attacks by Khmer Rouge Army on the southwestern border of Vietnam, with the defining moment of Ba Chuc massacre, resulting in the deaths of over 3000 Vietnamese civilians.
The Cambodian Civil War was a civil war in Cambodia fought between the forces of the Communist Party of Kampuchea (known as the Khmer Rouge, supported by North Vietnam and the Viet Cong) against the government forces of the Kingdom of Cambodia and, after October 1970, the Khmer Republic, which had succeeded the kingdom (both supported by the United States (U.S.) and South Vietnam). The struggle was complicated by the influence and actions of the allies of the two warring sides.
The Cambodian genocide was carried out by Khmer Rouge under the leadership of Pol Pot, who radically pushed Cambodia towards communism. It resulted in the deaths of 1.5 to 2 million people from 1975 to 1979, nearly a quarter of Cambodia's 1975 population (c.
The Cambodian campaign was a brief series of military operations conducted in eastern Cambodia, which was a neutral country, in 1970 by South Vietnam and the United States as an extension of the Vietnam War and the Cambodian Civil War. Thirteen major operations were conducted by the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) between 29 April and 22 July and by U.S. forces between 1 May and 30 June.
The Cambodian–Thai border dispute began in June 2008 as the latest round of a century-long dispute between Cambodia and Thailand involving the area surrounding the 11th century Preah Vihear Temple, in the Dângrêk Mountains between the Choam Khsant district in the Preah Vihear Province of northern Cambodia and the Kantharalak district in Sisaket Province of northeastern Thailand. According to the Cambodian ambassador to the United Nations, the most recent dispute began on 15 July 2008 when about 50 Thai soldiers moved into the Keo Sikha Kiri Svara pagoda vicinity which he claims is located in Cambodia's territory about 300 metres (980 ft) from the Temple of Preah Vihear.
Cambodian cuisine or Khmer cuisine , is the cuisine of the people of Cambodia which is heavily influenced by Chinese, Thai, and Vietnamese cuisine.
The Cambodian People's Party has been the ruling political party of Cambodia since 1979. Founded in 1951, it was originally known as the Kampuchean People's Revolutionary Party (Khmer: គណបក្សប្រជាជនបដិវត្តន៍កម្ពុជា, KPRP).
Cambodian Americans or Khmer Americans are Americans of Cambodian and Khmer ancestry, respectively. In addition, Cambodian Americans are also Americans with ancestry of other ethnic groups of Cambodia, such as the Cham and Khmer Loeu peoples.
The Cambodia's Football team activities page. Related with social media posts of Cambodia's games and scheduled events. Match records planned for future dates as well as home and away matches. Plan a trip and experience the excitement of the match on the spot!