Futsal: Qatar to lock horns with Jordan in Bangkok today

 03 Nov 2017 - 0:00


Bangkok:  Qatar national futsal team will take on Jordan in the Asian Cup qualifiers to be played in Bangkok today.
Qatar are bracketed in Group B for West Asia along with Lebanon and Jordan after the Syrian team withdrew from participating in the tournament.
The Qatari team will face Lebanon in their second match on Sunday.    
The squad started training sessions in August and played two matches against Malaysia in Doha, and then the team went for an overseas training camp in Thailand from Oct. 28. The team then played three matches against first division teams in the Thai league.
Sixteen teams will qualify for the finals; the top four teams from West Asia, East Asia, Central and South, the top three teams from East Asia, as well as the host nation.