AFC proposes FIFA to hold WC qualifying games after four months « Khabarhub
Tuesday, June 18th, 2024

AFC proposes FIFA to hold WC qualifying games after four months


06 June 2020  

Time taken to read : 3 Minute


  • A
  • A
  • A

KATHMANDU: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has proposed to the World Football Federation (FIFA) to hold the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 qualifying games after four months.

The games that Nepal is scheduled to play have been proposed to be held in coming October and November.
Nepal was supposed to play against Australia, Chinese Taipei and Jordan at home in March. It has now been proposed to be held on October 8 and 13 and November 12 and 17, according to AFC.

Nepal is yet to play three matches under the second round of the qualifying of the World Cup. Under Group B, Nepal has so far collected three points in five games.

It defeated Chinese Taipei to stand in fourth position in the group following Australia, Kuwait and Jordan. The team that tops the group qualifies for the third round of World Cup qualification and book a place in the Asia cup directly.
The World Cup 2022 is scheduled to be held in Qatar while China will host the AFC Asian Cup in 2023.

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has proposed to the World Football Federation (FIFA) to hold the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 qualifying games after four months. The games that Nepal is scheduled to play have been proposed to be held in coming October and November.

Nepal was supposed to play against Australia, Chinese Taipei and Jordan at home in March. It has now been proposed to be held on October 8 and 13 and November 12 and 17, according to AFC.

Nepal is yet to play three matches under the second round of the qualifying of the World Cup. Under Group B, Nepal has so far collected three points in five games.

It defeated Chinese Taipei to stand in fourth position in the group following Australia, Kuwait and Jordan.

The team that tops the group qualifies for the third round of World Cup qualification and book a place in the Asia cup directly.

The World Cup 2022 is scheduled to be held in Qatar while China will host the AFC Asian Cup in 2023.

Publish Date : 06 June 2020 20:23 PM

Today’s national news in a nutshell

Khabarhub brings you a glimpse of major developments of the

Kathmandu metropolis spends only 36.55% of its budget in 11 months

KATHMANDU: In the first 11 months of the current fiscal

Medical Education Commission grants affiliation to Durga Prasai’s B&C Medical College

KATHMANDU: The Medical Education Commission has decided to grant affiliation

Fall of China’s economic miracle: How CCP’s policies led to collapse

For four decades, China’s economy seemed unstoppable. Fueled by massive

Supreme Court acquits 16 in license irregularity case

KATHMANDU: The Supreme Court (SC) has acquitted 16 people, including