Vietnam qualify for Asian Cup round of 16 in thrilling fashion

Vietnam qualify for Asian Cup round of 16 in thrilling fashion

NDO – Vietnam have officially booked the last berth in the 2019 Asian Cup round of 16 with better disciplinary points against Lebanon, who had to bid farewell to the tournament despite their brilliant 4-1 victory over DPR Korea in their last Group E clash on the night of January 17 (local time). (Jan 18, 2019 07:38:58)

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Australia's Rogic stuns Syrians with late strike to book spot in last 16

  Jan 16, 2019 07:21:40
Tom Rogic smashed home an injury time winner to earn defending champions Australia a 3-2 win over Syria on Tuesday evening and a place in the knockout rounds of the Asian Cup. 

Vietnam football team improves most in Asia: Yemen media

  Jan 15, 2019 17:17:17
NDO/VNA – Yemeni media have said their team is unlikely to beat Vietnam in their critical match on January 16, the result of which will decide who might have the opportunity to progress to the ongoing Asian Cup 2019’s knockout stage. 

National squad have first training session in Al Ain ahead of key clash with Yemen

  Jan 15, 2019 10:21:11
NDO – Vietnam national squad had their first training session after arriving in Al Ain on the afternoon of January 14, in preparation for their final Group D match at the Asian Cup 2019 against Yemen. 

Late penalty knocks India out of Asian Cup as Bahrain progress

  Jan 15, 2019 08:07:14
India had their hearts broken by an injury time penalty as Bahrain handed Stephen Constantine’s side a late 1-0 defeat that knocked them out of the Asian Cup on Monday evening. 

Vietnamese squad arrive in Al Ain for survival match with Yemen

  Jan 14, 2019 13:02:35
NDO – Park Hang-seo and his Vietnamese squad left Abu Dhabi for Al Ain on January 13 in preparation for their last Group D match against Yemen scheduled in two days’ time. 

Japan, Uzbekistan, Qatar through to Asian Cup knockout phase

  Jan 14, 2019 07:11:44
Japan qualified for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 knockout phase on Sunday as Genki Haraguchi’s first-half penalty helped the Samurai Blue seal a narrow 1-0 win over Oman. 

Asian Cup 2019: Coach Park vows not to give up after losing to Iran

  Jan 13, 2019 11:33:05
NDO – Vietnam’s manager Park Hang-seo has admitted that he was not surprised when Vietnam lost to superb Iran but he is not giving up on the hope that his side will still make it through to the Round of 16. 

Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Iran book seats in Asian Cup knockout stage

  Jan 13, 2019 07:27:22
Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran beat their respective opponents in the AFC Asian Cup 2019 on Saturday, securing berths for the Round of 16 with two wins in the group stage. 

Vietnam concede twice against Iran despite brave display

  Jan 12, 2019 20:45:07
NDO – Vietnam produced a brave display during the entire 90 minutes, but could not save themselves from a 0-2 defeat against heavyweights Iran in their second Asian Cup Group D match at Al Nahyan Stadium in Abu Dhabi on January 12. 

Under no pressure, Vietnam look to surprise title favourites Iran

  Jan 12, 2019 11:50:05
NDO – At 6pm today (Vietnamese time), Park Hang-seo’s Vietnamese side will head into the crucial Group D match against heavyweights Iran in the 2019 Asian Cup. Well-prepared both physically and psychologically, the Golden Dragons are looking forward to causing some surprises against the West Asian team, who are considered the odds-on favourites for the trophy in the United Arab Emirates. 

Asian Cup: China and the RoK progress as Australia bounce back

  Jan 12, 2019 07:45:12
China and the Republic of Korea reached the Asian Cup last 16 knockout round on Friday with wins over the Philippines and Kyrgyzstan respectively as holders Australia bounced back to claim their first win of the tournament. 

Park Hang-seo: “Iran the strongest, but Vietnam will overcome”

  Jan 11, 2019 21:51:19
NDO – Despite admitting that Iran are currently the strongest team in Asia, coach Park Hang-seo has expressed his belief that his Vietnamese side could conquer this challenge when the two teams meet in their second Group D clash at the 2019 Asian Cup on January 12. 

Iran coach cautious ahead of clash with Vietnam

  Jan 11, 2019 18:22:57
NDO – Ahead of their second Asian Cup 2019 Group D match against Vietnam, Iran coach Carlos Queiroz has stated that the meeting with the Golden Dragons will not be an easy one for the West Asian representatives. 

Asian Cup 2019: Quang Hai among 10 best performers

  Jan 11, 2019 16:34:03
NDO/VNA – Fox Sports Asia football website has named Vietnamese midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai one of the 10 best performers from the opening round of matches at the AFC Asian Cup 2019. 
Group A
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1 UAE 3 1 2 0 2 5
2 Thailand 3 1 1 1 -2 4
3 Bahrain 3 1 1 1 0 4
4 India 3 1 0 2 0 3
Group B
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1 Jordan 3 2 1 0 3 7
2 Australia 3 2 0 1 3 6
3 Palestine 3 0 2 1 -3 2
4 Syria 3 0 1 2 -3 1
Group C
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1

Korea Republic

3 3 0 0 4 9
2 China 3 2 0 1 2 6
3 Kyrgyzstan 3 1 0 2 0 3
4 Philippines 3 0 0 3 -6 0
Group D
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1 Iran 3 2 1 0 7 7
2 Iraq 3 2 1 0 4 7
3 Vietnam 3 1 0 2 -1 3
4 Yemen 3 0 0 3 -10 0
Group E
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1 Qatar 3 3 0 0 10 9
2 Saudi Arabia 3 2 0 1 4 6
3 Lebanon 3 1 0 2 -1 3
4 DPR Korea 3 0 0 3 -13 0
Group F
POS Teams MP W D L +/- Pts
1 Japan 3 3 0 0 3 9
2 Uzbekistan 3 2 0 1 4 6
3 Oman 3 1 0 2 -0 3
4 Turkmenistan 3 0 0 3 -7 0
Round of 16
January 20
Jordan 18:00 Vietnam
Thailand 21:00 China
January 21
Iran 00:00 Oman
Japan 18:00 Saudi Arabia
Australia 21:00 Uzbekistan
January 22
UAE 00:00 Kyrgyzstan
Korea Republic 20:00 Bahrain
Qatar 23:00 Iraq
Quarter Finals
January 24
Round of Sixteen 1 Winner 20:00 Round of Sixteen 2 Winner
Round of Sixteen 3 Winner 23:00 Round of Sixteen 4 Winner
January 25
Round of Sixteen 5 Winner 20:00 Round of Sixteen 6 Winner
Round of Sixteen 7 Winner 23:00 Round of Sixteen 8 Winner
Semi Finals
January 28
Quarter-Final 1 Winner 21:00 Quarter-Final 2 Winner
January 29
Quarter-Final 2 Winner 21:00 Quarter-Final 4 Winner
Finals
February 1
Semi-Final 1 Winner 21:00 Semi-Final 2 Winner

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