Qatar can’t stop and tonight they defeated Iraq, all the way to the Asian Cup quarter final. At the next stage they will face South Korea, that found a tough opponent in Bahrain.
Bahrain felt that they are already finishing their Asian Cup campaign. A dramatic finish led them to the round of 16 toghether with UAE.
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 UAE was ready for their opening match, but almost got surprised by Bahrain. Uri Levy with a disappointing evening for the host nation.
While the tournament will take place in the Emirates, 12 teams from the Middle East will try to conquer Asia and win the tournament. This is the Western Asia team-by-team preview for the Asian Cup.