2018 FIFA World Cup - Asian Qualifiers | AFC Asian Cup 2019: Philippines vs. Uzbekistan Game Info
- Date: Thursday, October 8
- Start Time: 3:30 p.m. (Manila Time)
- Venue: Kim II Sung Stadium, Pyongyang, DPR Korea
- Live Stream: Click here for info about live stream, posted by The Azkals (@PHI_Azkals)
Staring Line-ups: KOREA DPR vs. Philippines
North Korea are currently on top of Group H after winning all three of its World Cup qualifying matches so far, with a total of nine points, followed by Uzbekistan (2-1, six points), while the Philippines (2-1, six points) are currently third.
The North Koreans kicked off their World Cup Qualifying campaign with a 1-0 win against Yemen, which was followed by an impressive 4-2 win against Uzbekistan in Pyongyang. In their third match, North Korea escaped with a hard-earned 1-0 victory over Bahrain last month.
On the other hand, Philippines also had a strong start in the tournament, scoring a 2-1 win against higher-ranked Bahrain, which was followed by a masterful 2-0 win against Yemen. However, the Azkals suffered from a 1-5 loss to Uzbekistan at the Philippine Sports Stadium in Bulacan on September 8.
Philippines Azkals, after their match against North Korea, will collide with Bahrain on October 13 at the Bahrain National Stadium.
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