The selection of the teams was not that difficult as well. Defender Anas Bani Yaseen headed the only goal midway through the first half to give Jordan the perfect opening to Group B. Date Team 1 Team 2 Venue Time 45 24-Jan-2019 Winner Match 37 Winner Match 40 Al-Maktoum Stadium, Dubai 17:00 46 24-Jan-2019 Winner Match 38 Winner Match 39 Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi 20:00 47 25-Jan-2019 Winner Match 43 Winner Match 44 Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu Dhabi 17:00 48 25-Jan-2019 Winner Match 42 Winner Match 41 Hazza bin Zayed Stadium, Al Ain 20:00 Semifinals Match No. Kyrgyzstan, Philippines, and Yemen are the debutants of the competition. Bahrain is set to get the action underway against the hosts in the opener at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi on January 5, 2019. The are in the house! India missed an opportunity to take an early lead. The format is exactly the one which was applied to , and is similar to the format of the , , and , except that the World Cup included a third place play-off.
No city will host two matches on the same day — except in the final round of group stage matches when simultaneous kick-off is required. The breakdown of venues and games can be seen in the table below. Additionally, you may create or join common-interest gossip groups organized by interests and hobbies, or any topic………. A total of 24 teams, including Asia's 15th-ranked team, India, will play in the tournament, which will host as many teams for the first time in its history. It is the second time that the United Arab Emirates hosts the tournament after the finals. They need to at least draw against Bahrain in their last match to book a place in the knockout stages of the tournament.
The 24 teams were drawn into six groups of four. Please feel free to or discuss changes on the. As hosts, the were seeded into Pot 1. The final score finished 3-2 despite Japan being 2-0 up just after half-time. Draw The draw of the final tournament was held on 4 May 2018, 19:30 , at the in the in. The home crowd is thrilled to bits.
. There were two rounds of home-and-away two-legged play-off matches to determine the final eight qualifiers for the third round. The 24 teams in the upcoming edition have been drawn into six groups of four teams each. They next face Palestine on Friday, a day after Jordan meet Syria. A double from veteran forward Sunil Chhetri laid the foundation for India and moved the 34-year-old forward above Lionel Messi in the current international scoring chart. Group stage The top two teams of each group and the four best third-placed teams advance to the round of 16.
The match schedule itself will maximise the use of venues. Therefore, the results against the fifth-placed team are not counted when determining the ranking of the fourth-placed teams. Only Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, with 85, has more than Chhetri's 67 among active players. A golden chance missed yet again. Four-time champions Japan will take Turkmenistan on January 9 and holders Australia will play Palestine in their first match on January 11. Do join us for the India vs Bahrain match.
Four best third-place teams will also qualify for the next round which round of 16. The top two teams from each group will qualify for the last 16, with the four best third-placed teams also reaching the knockouts as was the case for Euro 2016. If tied on points, tiebreakers are applied in the following order Regulations Article 9. Share your thoughts in the comment section. Match ball football used in the tournament.
The 24 teams were drawn into six groups of four teams, with the hosts placed in position A1. The 2015 edition played in Australia saw only 16 teams battling for continental supremacy. Defending champions Australia has been placed in Group B alongside Syria, Palestine and Jordan. Three-time champions Saudi Arabia will lock horns with Qatar, Lebanon and North Korea in Group E. The eight venues used are , , and in Abu Dhabi, and in Al Ain, and in Dubai, and in Sharjah. Semifinal matches are due to take place on 28 and 29 January in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi.
There will be 51 soccer games be played during the 26 days of competition. Pos Grp Team Source: Rules for classification: Counting only matches against teams ranked first to fourth in the group, 1 Points; 2 Goal difference; 3 Goals scored; 4 Fair play points; 5 Drawing of lots. Therefore, the results against the fifth-placed team were not counted when determining the ranking of the runner-up teams. Syria , too, will have high hopes having narrowly missed out on their chance to go to Russia 2018 in a continental play-off defeat. As far as the Indian team is concerned, Sunil Chhetri hogs the limelight wherever he goes and the Blue Tigers will again look up to him upfront.
Australia seems to be the clear-cut favourite from the group while Syria is likely to grab the second spot. The eight venues were confirmed in 2015, directly after the last Asian Cup finals. The host nation automatically qualified for the final tournament, while the remaining 23 places were determined among the other 45 national teams through a , running from March 2015 to March 2018, in which the first two rounds also served as part of the. Each pair played two home-and-away matches, with the winners qualifying for the third round. They came agonisingly close to eliminating Portugal or Spain in World Cup 2018 in a thrilling final round of group games. Ali Ahmed Mabkhout scores in the 88th minute.