2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
Uzbekistan 0-0 South Korea: Korea Republic into World Cup (1:39)
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141dJohn Duerden

Ki 'fit' but may not start for South Korea

Captain Ki Sung-Yueng may still not start for South Korea in Tuesday's World Cup qualifier in Uzbekistan despite being 'fit' says coach Shin Tae-Yong

224dMichael Church

Iran first Asian nation to reach World Cup

Iran became the first Asian nation to book their place at the finals of next year's World Cup with a 2-0 win over Uzbekistan.

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300dJohn Duerden

AFC WCQ: Iran, South Korea, Australia win

Japan, South Korea and Iran all secured key victories on Tuesday, in their quest to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.

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305dESPN staff

AFC: China shock S. Korea; Australia held

Yu Dabao's header and a stirring second-half performance by goalkeeper Zeng Cheng saw Marcello Lippi's side claim a 1-0 win over South Korea.

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468dESPN Staff

AFC: Australia, Japan draw; China beaten

Mile Jedinak's penalty salvaged a 1-1 draw for Australia against Japan while Iraq and Uzbekistan secured victories in 2018 AFC World Cup qualifying.

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473dESPN staff

AFC: Wins for S Korea, Japan; China lose

Spurs' star Son Heung-Min struck the winner as South Korea followed Japan in recording second-half victories in 2018 World Cup qualifying on Thursday.

508dJohn Duerden

Duerden: Japan's UAE Panenka hoodoo

An unlucky Japan side were left seething after losing 2-1 in Saitama to United Arab Emirates in controversial fashion, writes John Duerden.

651dESPN Staff

WCQ: Australia vs. Japan, S.Korea vs. Iran

Australia and Japan will meet in the final round of 2018 AFC World Cup qualification for the third successive time following the draw in Malaysia.

664dESPN Staff

AFC: China advance, North Korea crash out

China completed a remarkable transformation in their 2018 AFC World Cup qualifying campaign with a 2-0 win over Qatar to advance to the third round.

669dESPN staff

AFC WCQ: Australia and Jordan both cruise

Australia hammered Tajikistan 7-0 in AFC World Cup qualifying in Ange Postecoglou's biggest win as head coach on Thursday.

722dESPN Staff

MSL: Perak's import MF may be ineligible

Perak's new Uzbekistan striker Oybek Kilichev could be ineligible for the 2016 Malaysia Super League season because he came from second division club.

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797dESPN staff

AFC WCQ: Cahill hat trick vs. Bangladesh

Australia's record-scorer Tim Cahill grabbed a first half hat trick as the Asian champions eased to a 4-0 victory over Bangladesh.

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837dAssociated Press

AFC: Jordan surprise Australia, Japan win

Jordan scored twice in the second half to upset continental champions Australia 2-0 on Thursday and move to the top of Group B in the second round of

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952dESPN Staff

AFC WC Qualifiers: India shocked by Guam

Asia's smallest football nation Guam have sprung yet another surprise in Group D of the AFC WC qualifiers by defeating visitors India 2-1 on Tuesday.

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956dESPN staff

Friendles: Fabregas, Spain beat Costa Rica

Spain quickly shrugged off an early Costa Rica goal to win 2-1 in an international friendly in the northern city of Leon on Thursday night.

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957dAssociated Press

U20 WC: Germany, Portugal, Brazil through

Former champions Germany, Portugal and Brazil earned places in the quarterfinals of the Under-20 World Cup on Thursday.

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963dAssociated Press

U20 World Cup: Fiji shocker, Brazil advance

Fiji pulled off a major upset at the Under-20 World Cup by beating Honduras 3-0 on Thursday, boosting their chances of making it to the knockout round

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967dAssociated Press

Under-20 World Cup: Germany put 8 by Fiji

Striker Judivan scored twice as Brazil beat Nigeria 4-2 on Monday in a thrilling start to their FIFA Under-20 World Cup campaign.

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Goal Difference1Tied-54th
Goals Scored4Tied-79th
Goals Conceded3Tied-44th