Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

3rd in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC
Japan, Australia, Saudi Arabia to clash again in Asian World Cup qualifiers Japan, Australia, Saudi Arabia to clash again in Asian World Cup qualifiers

Japan, Australia and Saudi Arabia will renew their respective rivalries in the third round of the Asian World Cup qualifiers.

The 18 teams advancing to the final round of Asian qualifiers for the 2026 FIFA World Cup The 18 teams advancing to the final round of Asian qualifiers for the 2026 FIFA World Cup

With the second round of the Asian qualifiers completed, 18 teams are still in the hunt to reach the World Cup.

Palestine reach World Cup qualifying final round for 1st time Palestine reach World Cup qualifying final round for 1st time

Palestine advanced to the final round of World Cup qualification for the first time ever Thursday with a 0-0 draw against Lebanon.

Amnesty International wants human rights guarantees at World Cups Amnesty International wants human rights guarantees at World Cups

FIFA and countries bidding to host the 2030 and 2034 World Cups should agree to binding commitments and legal reforms to prevent human rights violations connected to the tournament, Amnesty International said on Wednesday.

Uzbekistan exact revenge on Saudi Arabia to once again show they are Asia's rising force Uzbekistan exact revenge on Saudi Arabia to once again show they are Asia's rising force

As they reached the AFC U-23 semis at the expense of Saudi Arabia, Uzbekistan look every bit a rising force of Asian football.

FIFA seals closer Saudi ties with World Cup Aramco deal FIFA seals closer Saudi ties with World Cup Aramco deal

FIFA deepened its ties to Saudi Arabia by confirming a sponsorship with the kingdom's state oil firm Aramco on Thursday.

Big guns loom large at AFC U-23 Asian Cup with dominant early displays Big guns loom large at AFC U-23 Asian Cup with dominant early displays

Early frontrunners have emerged at the U-23 Asian Cup, and it is unsurprisingly some of the usual suspects.

South Korea bounces back as Iraq, Australia progress in World Cup qualifiers South Korea bounces back as Iraq, Australia progress in World Cup qualifiers

Iraq and Australia booked their third round berths while South Korea returned to form after their draw last week.

Five things to keep an eye on for match day 4 of the Asian World Cup qualifiers Five things to keep an eye on for match day 4 of the Asian World Cup qualifiers

From teams desperately needing a win to those on the verge of advancing, here are five things to look out for on match day 4 of the Asian World Cup qualifiers.

South Korea held by Thailand in first game of post-Klinsmann era South Korea held by Thailand in first game of post-Klinsmann era

South Korea dropped points in a draw against Thailand but still maintained their Group C lead after China failed to capitalize.

WCQ - AFC Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Japan 0 0 0
2 Australia 0 0 0
3 Saudi Arabia 0 0 0
4 Bahrain 0 0 0
5 China 0 0 0
6 Indonesia 0 0 0
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
Feras Al-Brika.. 3 3 0
Abdulrahman Gh.. 1 6 1
Abdullah Radif 1 5 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
Sultan Al-Ghan.. 2 1 0
Mukhtar Ali 1 6 0
Abdulrahman Gh.. 1 6 1