Category archive - AFC ASIAN CUP

Neill appointed Asian Cup ambassador

Neill appointed Asian Cup ambassador

Lucas Neill will crown his glittering Socceroos career by serving as the Captain Ambassador for AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015.

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Iran 5-0 Lebanon

Iran 5-0 Lebanon

By Anthony Yacoub

Three-time champion Iran started their 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualifying campaign with an emphatic 5-0 hammering of Lebanon in front of more than 19,000 spectators at Azadi Stadium in Tehran.

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Vietnam 1-2 UAE

Vietnam 1-2 UAE

By Paul Williams

Recently crowned Gulf Cup champions UAE did enough to secure all three points against Vietnam in their 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualifier in Hanoi, but not before surviving a scare.

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Thailand 1-3 Kuwait

Thailand 1-3 Kuwait

By Paul Williams

A lacklustre Thailand was defeated 3-1 by a professional Kuwaiti outfit in their opening 2015 AFC Asian Cup Qualifier at the Rajamangala Stadium on Wednesday night.

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AFC Asian Cup qualifying begins tonight

AFC Asian Cup qualifying begins tonight

The road to AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015 begins today with 10 qualifying matches being held across Asia.

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ACQ Preview: Thailand v Kuwait

ACQ Preview: Thailand v Kuwait

By Kevin Watkin

Thailand faces Kuwait in a crucial opening fixture in Group B of AFC Asian Cup 2015 Qualifying. Both teams will come into the match with confidence after encouraging performances in recent competitions.

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ACQ Preview: Qatar v Malaysia

ACQ Preview: Qatar v Malaysia

By Keeshaanan Sundaresan

Datuk K. Rajagopal will know that Malaysia’s encounter with Qatar on Wednesday night will resemble a typical ‘David vs Goliath’ battle between two sides with sheer difference in class between them.

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ACQ Preview: Jordan v Singapore

ACQ Preview: Jordan v Singapore

By Kenneth Tan

My time is now.

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ACQ Preview: Vietnam v UAE

ACQ Preview: Vietnam v UAE

By Eric Noveanto

Vietnam and UAE will begin their AFC Asian Cup 2015 qualifiers Group E campaign on February 6 at My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi.

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ACQ Preview: Iraq v Indonesia

ACQ Preview: Iraq v Indonesia

By Eric Noveanto

The opening match of 2015 Asian Cup qualifying round of Group C between Indonesia and Iraq will be held at Al Rashid stadium, Dubai, UAE on February 6.

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