AFC Asian Cup 2023 Final: Jordan vs Qatar: Predicted lineup, injury news, head-to-head, telecast
Qatar are undefeated in AFC Asian Cup 2023 till now.
Jordan and Qatar lock horns at the Lusail Stadium on Saturday in the final of the AFC Asian Cup 2023. Having only narrowly managed to progress from Group E, finishing in third place with just four points in three games, Jordan have surpassed expectations in the knockout rounds by defeating the mighty South Koreans.
Jordan are making their first appearance in the final and won’t hold anything back in their bid to win this tournament. Jordan have been the surprise package of the tournament and will give hosts Qatar a tough run for their money.
Qatar have visibly rebuilt their team following a disastrous 2022 FIFA World Cup campaign on home turf 14 months ago to reach the final once again. After winning all three of their group matches, the Maroons cantered into the knockout stages, where they beat Palestine in the round of 16, before seeing off Uzbekistan 3-2 on penalties in the last eight and defeating Iran 3-2 in a mouthwatering clash. The hosts will give their all to retain their continental title for sure.
February 10, 2024, 20:30 IST
February 11, 2024, 00:00 GMT+9
February 10, 2024, 18:00 GMT+3
Jordan Form (in all Competitions): W-W-W-L-D-W
Qatar Form (in all Competitions): W-W-W-W-W
Players to Watch
Musa Al-Taamari (Jordan)
What makes Al-Tamaari stand out is his dribbling and ball-carrying ability. With his close control and agility, he can easily find his way out of tight spaces before driving forward with the ball and creating danger.
With an abundance of pace, he maintains firm control while dribbling at full speed, deftly navigating challenges. His performance was the main reason for the elimination of South Korea, he will be an important player in the final for sure.
Akram Afif (Qatar)
He is the best player in Qatar alongside Almoez Ali, scoring five goals till now and he now has the chance to win the Golden Boot of the tournament. He is known for his pace, trickery and dribbling ability. His performance was key to the home side and he will be a key player.
- Qatar are undefeated in this tournament till now.
- Jordan beat Qatar in a friendly match just before the start of the tournament.
- No team have defended their AFC Asian Cup title in the past 20 years with Qatar looking to end that myth.
Injury and Team News
Both Qatar & Jordan will have all their players available for the final and they don’t have any injury concerns.
Jordan wins: 5
Qatar wins: 12
Predicted Lineup for Jordan vs Qatar
Laila(GK); Nasib, Arab, Marie;Haddad, Rashdan, Rawabdeh, Abu Hashish; Taamari, Mardhi; Naimat
Barsham(GK); Miguel, Lucas, Salman, Ali; Abdulsallam, Fathi, Haydos, Mashaal; Almoez Ali, Afif
Prediction for Jordan vs Qatar
Both teams will be fighting for the title and Qatar will have a huge home advantage in this game which may prove to be a game changer. The home side has the upper hand and they are the favourites to win their second AFC Asian Cup title.
Prediction: Jordan 0 – 1 Qatar
Telecast for Jordan vs Qatar
India – Sports 18, Jio Cinema
Qatar, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Yemen, Oman – BeinSports, Alkass
United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Belgium, Netherlands – Triller TV
Australia – Network 10
Korea Republic – TVN Sports, Coupang Play
AFC Asian Cup 2023 Worldwide Broadcast Details: Click here
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