In the 2019 AFC Asia Cup tournament a total of 24 teams will play and of which 12 are already qualified including the host nation UAE.
Read More: Nepal draws in Group F
Now, remaining teams will need to go through final phase of qualification round. In this edition there are 4 South Asian Nation representing SAFF. India, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives.
India managed to enter the final round as they were Play-off Round 1 winners. Bhutan and Maldives were Play-off Round 2 winners.
Watch: Live Draw Here at 5:45 pm
Nepal were invited by AFC to participate in the competition, mainly for 2 reasons:
- Guam Withdrew, to maintain number of teams in AFC Asia Cup.
- Top Teams to be invited if any nation withdrew.
Also: Bhutan and Maldives in Group D – Read More
AFC Asian Cup 2019 Qualification Draw: Nepal | Bhutan | India | Maldives
Now, the these 24 teams below will be grouped into 4 teams of 6 group and top 2 team qualifies for AFC Asia Cup 2019.
Team In Qualification Final Round
- North Korea
- Hong Kong
- Chinese Taipei