• Asian Cup
  • 20 January 2019

The Greens Facing Japan in the Eighth-final of the Asian Cup on Monday

The National Team will face its Japanese counterpart tomorrow, Monday, in the Round of 16 of the 2019 UAE Asian Cup at Sharjah Stadium.

The Greens has qualified for the Round of 16 after having maintained the second place in Group E, with a win of 4-0 over North Korea and 2-0 over Lebanon and loss of 0-2 to Qatar.

Japan topped Group F with three victories; 3-2 over Turkmenistan, 1-0 over Oman and 2-1 over Uzbekistan.

The National Team started its training in the Emirate of Sharjah yesterday, Saturday, evening to prepare for the upcoming match, with the participation of the two players Omar Hussawi and Yasser Al-Shahrani after they have become completely ready, in the presence and under supervision of the Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Federation, Qusay Al-Fawaz.

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