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Qatar to host two matches of third round of AFC Asian Qualifiers

Qatar to host two matches of third round of AFC Asian Qualifiers

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has confirmed Qatar as the neutral venue for the AFC Asian Qualifiers. Group A tie between Iraq and Lebanon as well as the Group B match between Australia and Oman scheduled for Thursday, October 7, 2021.

North Korea withdraws from Asian Qualifiers

North Korea withdraws from Asian Qualifiers

The Asian Football Confederation has announced North Korea has pulled out of qualification for the 2022 World Cup.

AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 Qualifiers Draw postponed

AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 Qualifiers Draw postponed

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has Tuesday decided to postpone the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 Qualifiers Draw, originally scheduled for May 27, 2021 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, until further notice.

AFC President: FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 to be a total success

AFC President: FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 to be a total success

The President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa affirmed that the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 will be successful in all respects in light of the international attention it enjoys, especially from FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

Qatar to host Group E matches of Asian Qualifiers

Qatar to host Group E matches of Asian Qualifiers

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today confirmed the centralized venues for the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 matches scheduled to take place from 31 May to June 15, 2021.

Sanchez in the AFC list of greatest coaches

Sanchez in the AFC list of greatest coaches

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has nominated the coach of the Qatar national football team, Felix Sanchez, to be among the list of greatest coaches in the history of the Asian Cup

Aspetar holds workshop for football team doctors

Aspetar holds workshop for football team doctors

Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital is hosting a two-day workshop for the football team doctors of Asian and European Champions League..

Al-Mohannadi chairs meeting of Asian Cup organising committee

Al-Mohannadi chairs meeting of Asian Cup organising committee

The organising committee of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup met in Abu Dhabi Saturday, under the chairmanship of Vice President of the Qatar Football Association and the Asian Football Confederation Saoud al-Mohannadi, to discuss final preparations to host the event

Top Qatari football official barred from entering the UAE

Top Qatari football official barred from entering the UAE

In a shocking and illogical decision that not only calls into question its politics but also its ethics and sporting spirit, the UAE last night barred top Qatari football official Saoud al-Mohannadi from entering the Emirates for the AFC Asian Cup football tournament starting Saturday.

Asian football body pleased with 2022 preparations

Asian football body pleased with 2022 preparations

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is fully satisfied with the Qatar’s preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, it’s vice president Saoud al-Mohannadi said in Bangkok on Monday.

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar allowed to play in 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Qatar's national football team will be permitted to play in the preliminary qualifying rounds of the 2022 World Cup despite being given an automatic berth in the finals as tournament hosts, the Asian Football Confederation has said.

Al-Mohannadi unable to run for FIFA Council - AFC

Al-Mohannadi unable to run for FIFA Council - AFC

Qatari soccer official Saoud al-Mohannadi has missed the deadline to stand for a place on the FIFA Council despite having his one-year ban overturned, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Friday.