The knockout stage of AFC Asian Cup 2019 will kick off on 20th January when Round of 16 matches will start from Dubai. 16 teams from group stage to appear in the Round-16 of Asia’s prestigious football tournament.
Round of sixteen games will be played from 20 to 22 January and then eight teams will be eliminated and 8 countries to make it through to quarter-finals.
Qualified teams for Round of 16
- China PR
- South Korea
- Saudi Arabia
The quarterfinal matches of 2019 Asian Cup are scheduled to play on 24 and 25 January. This will lead four more teams to get eliminated from the championship meanwhile 4 teams to get into semifinals and come closer to the final of tournament.
Semifinal matches are due to take place on 28 and 29 January in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi. The grand finale of 2019 Asian cup football competition is set to be held on 1st February at Zayed Sports City Stadium from 6:00 PM local time.
Let’s have a look at the full schedule, fixtures, matches timing and venues for knockout games in 2019 AFC Asian Cup.
Asian Cup 2019 Knockouts Schedule
|20 January||15:00||Round of 16: Jordan vs Vietnam||Dubai|
|20 January||18:00||Round of 16: Thailand vs China PR||Al Ain|
|20 January||21:00||Round of 16: Iran vs Oman||Abu Dhabi|
|21 January||15:00||Round of 16: Japan vs Saudi Arabia||Sharjah|
|21 January||18:00||Round of 16: Australia vs Uzbekistan||Al Ain|
|21 January||21:00||Round of 16: UAE vs Kyrgyzstan||Abu Dhabi|
|22 January||17:00||Round of 16: South Korea vs Bahrain||Dubai|
|22 January||20:00||Round of 16: Qatar vs Iraq||Abu Dhabi|
|24 January||17:00||1st Quarterfinal: Vietnam vs Japan||Dubai|
|24 January||20:00||2nd Quarterfinal: China PR vs Iran||Abu Dhabi|
|25 January||17:00||3rd Quarterfinal: South Korea vs Qatar||Abu Dhabi|
|25 January||20:00||4th Quarterfinal: UAE vs Australia||Al Ain|
|28 January||18:00||1st Semi-final: Iran vs Japan||Al Ain|
|29 January||18:00||2nd Semi-final: Qatar vs UAE||Abu Dhabi|
|1 February||18:00||Final: Japan vs Qatar||Abu Dhabi|
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