In a last minute twist, Syria ended their Asian Cup journey, while Palestine finished in third place in Group B. Yet, Palestine didn’t qualify yet to the next stage.
Jordan, Syria and Palestine made the second day of the Asian Cup interesting. The Levantine teams were never exciting like they are today.
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.
A short summary of the hottest region in the world: the Middle East, and its Arab football rennaisance.