2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
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277dReuters

Jesus and Sandro steer Brazil to victory

Brazil had scored 16 goals in their four previous wins against the Saudis but the home side matched the visitors, particularly in midfield.

Sebnem Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
373dJohn Duerden

AFC teams exit Russia, look to January's Asian Cup

John Duerden takes a look at lessons all the AFC nations learned from the 2018 World Cup and what needs to be done in the coming weeks and months.

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392dJeff Carlisle

'No panic' after Saudi Arabia plane caught fire

Saudi Arabia manager Juan Antonio Pizzi said that he and his players didn't feel afraid when the team's plane engine caught on fire.

KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
396dReuters

Network accused of illegally showing WC games

FIFA accused television channel BeoutQ, which is widely available in Saudi Arabia, of illegally broadcasting the opening games of the World Cup.

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398dESPN staff

World Cup hosts Russia ease to victory

Hosts Russia got their World Cup off to a dream start with a thumping 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Moscow.

Russia & Saudi Arabia fans arrive at World Cup opener (0:29)
Ballsupski: Oooh, the World Cup's on (5:38)

2019 AFC Cup Standings

GROUP AGPWDLGDP
United Arab Emirates3120+25
Thailand3111-24
Bahrain311104
India310203
GROUP BGPWDLGDP
Jordan3210+37
Australia3201+36
Palestine3021-32
Syria3012-31
GROUP CGPWDLGDP
South Korea3300+49
China3201+26
Kyrgyz Republic310203
Philippines3003-60
GROUP DGPWDLGDP
Iran3210+77
Iraq3210+47
Vietnam3102-13
Yemen3003-100
GROUP EGPWDLGDP
Qatar3300+109
Saudi Arabia3201+46
Lebanon3102-13
North Korea3003-130
AFC ASIAN CUP - GROUP FGPWDLGDP
Japan3300+39
Uzbekistan3201+46
Oman310203
Turkmenistan3003-70