Asian Cup: Qatar drawn with Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and DPR Korea
06 May, 2018, 00:25 | Author: Angel Logan
Hosts the United Arab Emirates, coached by Alberto Zaccheroni, were drawn to take on Thailand, India and Bahrain in Group A. The Blue Tigers will be firm favourites to qualify for the knockout stages of the competition behind UAE, Bahrain and Thailand are both lower ranked teams than India, and considering the recent form, India have a high chance of getting past the group stages.
The Philippines, making its debut in a tournament that has expanded from 16 teams in 2015 to 24, drew powerhouse South Korea, China and Kyrgyzstan.
Meanwhile Bahrain head coach Miroslav Soukup said: "What can I say, we have a very interesting group because we're playing against the hosts in the opening game in front of 50,000 to 60,000 spectators, it will be great for our team".
This is India's fourth qualification in the AFC Asian Cup.
The Zayed Sports City Stadium will also host the final on February 1, 2019 after 28 days of enthralling action with the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium and Al Nahyan Stadium hosting the remaining matches in Abu Dhabi.
Indian football fans were overjoyed after the draw as they are now hopeful that Chhetri and Co. can put up a good show in the tournament.
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