AFC Asian Cup 2019: Qatar's Almoez Ali, Bassam Al-Rawi, cleared of eligibility concerns hours before final against Japan
The decision to clear Ali and Al-Rawi, which follows a protest lodged by Asian Cup hosts the United Arab Emirates, was announced as Qatar prepared to take the field against Japan in Abu Dhabi
AFC Asian Cup 2019: Confederation promises 'thorough investigation' after Qatar's victory in hostile semi-final
Plastic water bottles pelted the turf and several shoes were hurled, an Arab insult, as Qatar celebrated the second goal in Tuesday's 4-0 rout of the tournament hosts in Abu Dhabi
AFC Asian Cup 2019: Qatar team pelted with shoes, bottles after thrashing hosts UAE 4-0 in politically charged semi-final
Qatar, whose national anthem was drowned by boos before the game, face Japan in Friday's final after goals from Boualem Khoukhi, Almoez Ali, Hasan Al-Haydos and Hamid Ismaeil sealed victory for the 2022 World Cup hosts amid ugly scenes
AFC Asian Cup 2019: India should go all-out against Thailand in opening fixture, says former player Renedy Singh
When India played last time in the Asian Cup in 2011, the team lost all their group matches (against Australia, South Korea and Bahrain). Skipper Sunil Chhetri is the only current player to feature in that team.
Asian Games 2018: Organisers shoehorn UAE, Palestine football teams into tournament to create groups with uneven numbers
The football tournament at the Asian Games 2018 will proceed without a re-draw, after technical problems led to the Palestinian and UAE football teams not being included in the initial draw.