Organised by the Asian Football Confederation, the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 promises three weeks of exciting international football – right on our doorstep. January 2019 sees the UAE hosting the biggest ever Asian Football Championship, its 17th tournament, taking place over 28 days, with 51 matches, 24 national teams, 8 stadiums and 4 cities across the UAE.
With teams from countries as diverse and as Australia, Uzbekistan, North and South Korea, Philippines, India and Vietnam, we are sure to see some exciting matches. The UAE is in Group A of six groups, pitted against Thailand, India and Bahrain. Dubai will host 11 matches in two stadiums- Al Maktoum and Rashid- with an expected audience in excess of 126,000 fans.
Date: 05 January – 01 February 2019
Venue: Al Maktoum Stadium and Rashid Stadium
Ticket price: AED 25-300