The Samurai Blue have now gone four games without dropping a point or conceding a goal. The goalless draw in Beirut sees Turkmenistan jump to the top of Group H. Lebanon were playing in their 60th World Cup qualifier in history, while it was Korea Republic's six consecutive qualifier without conceding a goal, totaling an impressive 556 minutes. A late strike from Nasser Al Gahwashi was not enough for the Red Devils, who see today's opponents leapfrog them into third place. 19 Nov 2019 ... leaving Cambodia rooted to the foot of the table with just a single point from five matches. A huge win for Singapore in Al Muharraq came courtesy of goals either side of half-time. Vietnam go top of Group G following a famous win in Hanoi thanks to Nguyen Tien Linh's goal right before half-time. Myanmar shock Tajikistan in a seven-goal thriller to pick up their first points of the campaign, ending a three-game winless run and dealing a heavy blow to their visitors' qualifying hopes. ⚽️ Adam Taggart opens the scoring in Jordan with a fine finish!And what a pass to open it all up : @FoxFootball #JORvAUS #AsianQualifiers pic.twitter.com/G7hchuAKcW, Copyright ©1994 - 2020 FIFA. Guam remain winless at the foot of Group A after being edged out by their hosts, who stay second-from-bottom of the section despite climbing on to six points. Group H has an unlikely new leader after Turkmenistan beat Sri Lanka and moved on to nine points, leapfrogging Korea Republic (eight points), Lebanon (seven) and Korea DPR (seven). A second-half penalty from star forward Akrim Afif saw the 2022 hosts to another Group E victory. Both remain unbeaten going into the final fixtures in 2020, with both standing a good chance of progressing to the final round. 2 CHN China. Seminlen Doungel was India's injury-time hero, scoring a 93rd-minute leveller to snatch a point against Afghanistan when a costly defeat in Group E looked inevitable. If they finish as winners or runners-up in their group, the fifth-best group runners-up will advance instead. The hosts cruised to victory in Amman to pick up an important three points in the battle to keep apace with Australia at the Group B summit. Opponents Mongolia now occupy bottom spot. Please sign in to your FIFA.com user account below. Stalemate at the Hong Kong Stadium as Bahrain - currently joint-top of Group C - spurn the chance to make ground on rivals Iraq and Iran, who face off shortly. However, Qatar is obliged by the AFC to participate in the Asian qualifying stage as the first two rounds also act as qualification for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup. Neighbours Malaysia come from behind to inflict Thailand's first defeat of the Qatar 2022 qualifying campaign, dealing a heavy blow to the erstwhile Group G leaders' hopes of progressing. Here are all of today's results and stand-out statistics. All rights reserved. The comfortable win sees them go one point behind Qatar at the summit of Group E. For Bangladesh, they have now gone five World Cup qualifiers without a win. FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ Qualifiers - Asia - Matches. The hosts cemented their place behind Group E leaders Qatar with a solid, if unspectacular, victory against India. They looked in control in the opening half, even if they only took a slender lead into the break courtesy of Ward Al Salama's 23rd-minute effort. They remain top of the group, ahead of local rivals Oman. — قادرين pic.twitter.com/PomeARmfBW, 90+3' GOOAAAL! Yemen ended an unwanted streak of five World Cup qualifiers without a win by edging Palestine, playing in their 30th World Cup qualifying match, 1-0 in Al Muharraq. Please sign in to your FIFA.com user account below. Vital Borkelmans' side remain two points behind group leaders Australia in third place (even if the Socceroos have a game in hand), with Kuwait in second spot on goal difference. GROUP A: 1 SYR Syria. FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ - Qualifiers. 46 Participating Teams. Preliminary round, Qualifying group stage and Play-offs round. This is their third consecutive World Cup qualifying win, which is a record for the nation. The Indians' winless run in World Cup qualifying now stretches to six matches though. Here are all of today's results and stand-out statistics. FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ - Qualifiers. Kuwait win convincingly in Kuwait City in what was their 50th victory in 97 World Cup qualifying matches. For the first time after the initial two tournaments of 1930 and 1934, the World Cup will be hosted by a c… Syria's remarkable start to the 2022 World Cup qualifiers continues with their fifth straight victory. Several of Asian football's biggest names were in action today as the continent's second qualifying round for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ continued. The victory sees them stay perfect with four wins from four at the top of Group B. Hlaing Bo Bo scored the only goal as Myanmar climb off the foot of Group F by registering back-to-back World Cup qualifying wins for the first time in their history. This will allow you to make the most of your account with personalization. The 46 FIFA-affiliated nations football teams from Asia entered qualification round. Safawi Rasid's brace - the diminutive forward bagging either side of the break - saw the Malaysians to a precious three points in front of a fervent 80,000 capacity crowd at the Bukit Jalil Stadium. Mohsin Al Ghassani's first-half effort was enough to secure all three points for Erwin Koeman's side, as they stretched their lead over Afghanistan in third place to eight points, with three games remaining. They included the 34 teams (teams ranked 1–34 in the AFC entrant list) which received byes to this round, and the six winners from the first round. A late equaliser from defender Tamirlan Kozubaev earned a point for the hosts in Bishkek. The 2022 Men’s Soccer World Cup kicks off 21 November to 18 December in Qatar. FIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC Table 2019-20 FIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC. EN News Photos ... Asia. A tight game in Hanoi saw Vietnam extend their unbeaten start to Group G, maintaining their place at the summit of the pool. @Seiminlen_9 climbs high and connects with @BrandonFern10's corner, as the ball nestles into the net! Australia win in Jordan in World Cup qualifying for the first time, following two previous defeats. Towering striker Eldor Shomurodov (pictured above) bagged a brace as Uzbekistan climbed to the top of Group D. Shomurodov's goals - his sixth in his last four World Cup qualifying appearances - saw the victors leapfrog Saudi Arabia, who retain a game in hand. The visitors had taken an early lead through forward Jahongir Ergashev's 17th-minute strike, and they looked set to hold on to a victory that would have seen them leapfrog their opponents - but the late leveller meant they share seven points apiece in Group F, behind group leaders Japan. A stunning victory for Iraq, who scored in the 92nd minute through Alaa Abbas to move four points clear of their old rivals at the top of Group C. This was Iran's second successive World Cup qualifying defeat - a fate that has befallen them only twice before (in 1974 and 1998). All rights reserved. With the top three sides separated by three points, the final fixtures in 2020 look set to serve up an enthralling finale. After the interval, they failed to push on - and their opponents almost punished them - but the form team in Asia's qualifying stages held firm to secure another valuable three points. This will allow you to make the most of your account with personalization. Two goals in 16 second-half minutes secure the Philippines a key victory over Maldives, taking the visitors on to seven points in Group A. Turkmenistan register a surprisingly comfortable win over Korea DPR - erstwhile joint-leaders of Group H - and move on to six points, just one point below their beaten visitors.