Another big footballing event is about to begin this time in Qatar as AFC ASian Cup 2011 kicks stat on 7th January 2011 and we will cover all the matches here live while match highlights will be available for selected matches. You can bookmark this page and comeback here before every match starts on 7th January to onwards.
This is a big event equal to the Euro Championships in Europe and there will surely be alot of people awaiting this big event, In the last Asian Cup it was Iraq who went on to get the big trophy under their belt and it was a surprise after what had they gone through after 9/11.
Japan defeated Australia by 1-0 to win the Asian Cup 2011
Dates: 7 January – 29 January
This time around thigs are little different as the Hosts will be Qatar, who will also awarded the Fifa World Cup 2022 recently and they will be looking to make this Asian Cup 2011 as one of the best to show the world that they can handle big events in their country.
There are tottal 16 teams participating in this mega event and are divided in to four groups of 4 in each while there will be 5 vanues which will be hosting the Fifa World Cup 2011. The Group winners and the Runners ups will advance to the quarter finals of the Asian Cup and after that we will have semi Finals while final will be held on 29 January 2011. After a great qualifiaction round we finaly got aout sixteen teams which will take part in the big event and going into the final phase of the event in Qatar, The teams which are taking part in this mega event are:
Japan defeated Australia [ 1-0 ] to lift the Aisan Cup 2011
Match Result and Video Highlights
[ Japan 1-0 Australia ]
110′ [0 – 1] T. Lee
Full Match Highlights:
AFC Asian Cup 2011 Recent Results and Match Highlights
3rd Place :: Uzbekistan 2-3 South Korea Highlights