The second matchday of the Asian Cup group stage began with changes. Thailand was guided by a new manager, India tried to win once again. Were they successful?
The Middle East is celebrating as Jordan is the first team to qualify for the next stage after defeating Syria. The UAE is looking to join them in the next match.
The Asian Cup group stage first round is done, and the Middle Eastern teams have struggled to produce enough quality.
Japan kicked off their Asian Cup campaign with an impressive performance. Hector Cúper and Uzbekistan are not looking good quite yet.
A dramatic win for Iraq against Vietnam, Saudi Arabia easily defeated North Korea. It was another day of fascinating football from West Asia.