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2019 AFC Asian Cup
كأس آسيا 2019
2019 AFC Asian Cup Logo.png
Tournament details
Host country Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates
Dates 5 January – 1 February
Teams 24 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 8 (host cities: 4)
Final positions
Champions Template:Country data KSA Saudi Arabia
Runners-up Template:Country data JPN Japan
Third place Flag of the United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
Fourth place Template:Country data AUS Australia

The 2019 AFC Asian Cup will be the 17th edition of AFC Asian Cup, an international men's football tournament in Asia. It will be held in Flag of the United Arab Emirates the United Arab Emirates from 5 January - 1 February 2019.

For the first time, the Asian Cup final tournament will be contested by 24 teams, having been expanded from the 16-team format that had been used since 2004. Format tournament will be similar to UEFA Euro 2016.


Main article: 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualification

Qualified teams

CAFA (4)
  • Flag of Iran Iran
  • Flag of Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
  • Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan
  • Flag of Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
EAFF (4)
  • Flag of the People's Republic of China China PR
  • Flag of Japan Japan
  • Flag of North Korea North Korea
  • Flag of South Korea South Korea

AFF (4)
  • Flag of Australia Australia
  • Flag of Thailand Thailand
  • Flag of Vietnam Vietnam
  • Flag of the Philippines Philippines
SAFF (1)
  • Flag of India India

WAFF (11)
  • Flag of Bahrain Bahrain
  • Flag of Iraq Iraq
  • Flag of Jordan Jordan
  • Flag of Lebanon Lebanon
  • Flag of Oman Oman
  • Flag of Palestine Qatar
  • Flag of Qatar Qatar
  • Flag of Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
  • Flag of Syria Syria
  • Flag of the United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates (hosts)
  • Flag of Yemen Yemen