Group stage fixtures for the Asian Cup 2019

When the live games are happening and which UAE stadiums are hosting them

Group stage fixtures for the Asian Cup 2019

The AFC Asian Cup 2019 is already up and running, but there are plenty more games to come before it finishes on February 1.

There are 24 teams competing in the tournament, which is the largest it’s ever been. The matches are taking place in eight stadiums across Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Al Ain and Sharjah. The group stages run until January 17, and there are 36 games during this stage.

If you're not going to the live games, you can always join in the fun in one of the fan zones.

But tickets start from Dhs25, so we hope that lots of you will take the chance to watch some live sport while it's here.

The Round of 16 will start on January 20, with the final details still be confirmed. Until then, here are the group games broken down by stadium.

Abu Dhabi
Al Nahyan Stadium

January 9, 3pm: Group F, Japan v Turkmenistan
January 12, 3pm: Group D, Vietnam v Iran
January 16, 5.30pm: Group C, South Korea v China

Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium
January 7, 8pm: Group D, Iran v Yemen
January 11, 5.30pm: Group C, Philippines v China
January 15, 5.30pm: Group B, Palestine v Jordan
January 17, 5.30pm: Group F, Oman v Turkmenistan

Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu Dhabi
January 8, 5.30pm: Group D, Iraq v Vietnam
January 10, 8pm: Group A, UAE v India
January 13, 5.30pm: Group F, Oman v Japan
January 17, 8pm: Group E, Saudi Arabia v Qatar

Al Ain
Hazza bin Zayed Stadium

January 9, 8pm: Group E, Qatar v Lebanon
January 11, 8pm: Group C, South Korea v Kyrgyzstan
January 14, 8pm: Group A, UAE v Thailand
January 16, 8pm: Group D, Vietnam v Yemen

Khalifa bin Zayed Stadium
January 7, 3pm: Group C, China v Kyrgyzstan
January 10, 5.30pm: Group B, Syria v Palestine
January 13, 3pm: Group E, North Korea v Qatar
January 15, 5.30pm: Group B, Australia v Syria
January 17, 5.30pm: Group F, Japan v Uzbekistan

Dubai
Al Maktoum Stadium

January 7, 5.30pm: Group C, South Korea v Philippines
January 10, 3pm: Group A, Bahrain v Thailand
January 12, 8pm: Group E, Lebanon v Saudi Arabia
January 16, 8pm: Group D, Iran v Iraq

Rashid Stadium, Dubai
January 8, 8pm: Group E, Saudi Arabia v North Korea
January 11, 3pm: Group B, Australia v Palestine
January 13, 8pm: Group F, Turkmenistan v Uzbekistan
January 16, 8pm: Group C, Kyrgyzstan v Philippines

Sharjah
Sharjah Stadium

January 6, 8pm: Group B, Syria v Palestine
January 9, 5.30pm: Group F, Uzbekistan v Oman
January 12, 5.30pm: Group D, Yemen v Iraq
January 14, 8pm: Group A, India v Bahrain
January 17, 8pm: Group E, Lebanon v North Korea

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