Against the backdrop of political tension, Japan and Qatar clash in the AFC Asian Cup final at Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday, February 1.
Qatar defeated the hosts and tournament favourites the United Arab Emirates in the semi-final clash. Qatar players were pelted with plastic bottles and even shoes by the crowd during their semi-final clash against hosts United Arab Emirates. who went down 4-0 in the clash.
The four-time winners, Japan have impressed in fits and starts in the UAE but they passed their toughest test in some style, beating Iran 3-0 in their semi-final.
When and where will the Japan Vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019, Final take place?
Final, Japan vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019 match will start at 07:30 PM IST on February 1 at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Which channel will telecast Japan Vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019 match?
Japan vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019 match will be broadcasted on Star Sports 2/2 HD, Star Sports 3, Star Sports 1/1 HD (Hindi) in India.
How to Watch the live streaming of the Japan Vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019 online?
The live online streaming of Japan Vs Qatar, AFC Asian Cup 2019 will be available in India on Hotstar web with the subscription, while the game can be streamed for free on mobile app of Hotstar.
Expected XI for both teams:
Goalkeeper: Suichi Gonda
Defenders: Yuto Nagamoto, Maya Yoshida, Takehiro Tomiyasu, Hiroki Sakai
Midfielders: Genki Haraguchi, Wataru Endo, Gaku Shibasaki, Ritsu Doan
Forwards: Takumi Minamino, Yuya Osako
Goalkeeper: Saad Al Sheeb
Defenders: Abdulkarim Al-Ali, Tarek Salman, Boualem Khoukhi, Bassam Al Rawi, Pedro Correia
Midfielders: Abdelaziz Hatim, Salem Al Hajri, Hasan Al Haydos
Forwards: Almoez Ali, Akram Hassan Afif