Qatar beat Kyrgyzstan in friendly match ahead of AFC Asian Cup

DOHA, Qatar’s football team notched another win in their buildup to the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, defeating Kyrgyzstan 1-0 in a friendly match here on Tuesday.

The Qatari skipper Ali Afif scored the winner in the 69th minute.

Qatar, who are in Group E, will face Lebanon on January 9 in their opening Asian Cup match. They will then face DPR Korea on January 13 before concluding their group stage campaign against three-time champions Saudi Arabia four days later.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee