Syria

Syria

Who is still a chance of progressing in the Asian World Cup qualifiers heading into the final day? Who is still a chance of progressing in the Asian World Cup qualifiers heading into the final day?

13 are through but five spots in the third round of Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup are still up for grabs.

AFC Asian Cup 2023 bracket, results and venues AFC Asian Cup 2023 bracket, results and venues

Check out all the results and venues for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup in Qatar, including the knockout bracket.

Iran's golden generation survive Syria scare to keep Asian Cup dream alive Iran's golden generation survive Syria scare to keep Asian Cup dream alive

For a team regarded as golden generation looking to win a first Asian Cup since 1976, Iran were certainly made to work for their place in the quarterfinals.

Iran beat Syria on penalties to set up quarterfinal with Japan Iran beat Syria on penalties to set up quarterfinal with Japan

Iran survived going down to 10 men to beat Syria 5-3 in a penalty shootout in the Asian Cup round of 16 on Wednesday after the game ended 1-1 after extra time, setting up a tasty quarterfinal clash with four-times champions Japan.

From heavyweight clash to potential upsets: Looking ahead to the Asian Cup round of 16 From heavyweight clash to potential upsets: Looking ahead to the Asian Cup round of 16

The 2023 AFC Asian Cup round of 16 will deliver plenty of tantalising ties -- from heavyweight clashes to potential upsets.

Five ambitious Asian nations on course for the 2026 World Cup in North America Five ambitious Asian nations on course for the 2026 World Cup in North America

With Asia effectively doubling its representatives at the 2026 World Cup in North America, Joey Lynch takes a look those nations most likely to secure a berth.

Asian Cup knockout stage: Which nations have qualified, which teams are out Asian Cup knockout stage: Which nations have qualified, which teams are out

The group stage of the Asian Cup has concluded after a dramatic final match day. Here's who has qualified and who's heading home.

Stimac bemoans lack of strikers after India suffer worst Asian Cup showing in 40 years Stimac bemoans lack of strikers after India suffer worst Asian Cup showing in 40 years

India produced their worst Asian Cup performance in 40 years after losing all three of their group matches without scoring as head coach Igor Stimac bemoaned the lack of centre forwards who could step up for the national team in Qatar.

Australia grind win over Syria but is Asian Cup task still steep? Australia grind win over Syria but is Asian Cup task still steep?

Australia have secured qualification to the Round of 16 of the Asian Cup following their 1-0 win over Syria, but questions will be asked if they will have enough to win the tournament in Qatar.

Australia reach Asian Cup round of 16 with win over Syria Australia reach Asian Cup round of 16 with win over Syria

Australia beat Syria 1-0 in their second Asian Cup match to qualify for the round of 16 and maintain their perfect record in Group B on Thursday.

WCQ - AFC Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Iran 0 0 0
2 Qatar 0 0 0
3 Uzbekistan 0 0 0
4 United Arab Emira.. 0 0 0
5 Kyrgyz Republic 0 0 0
6 North Korea 0 0 0
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
Mouaiad Al Aja.. 2 4 1
Alaa Al Dali 2 3 0
Ibrahim Hesar 1 6 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
Abdul Rahman O.. 1 6 0
Mouaiad Al Aja.. 1 4 2
Thaer Krouma 0 6 0