Taking into consideration the prevailing journey and quarantine restrictions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic throughout the continent and following a strategy of shut session with Asia’s Member Associations, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and FIFA have collectively agreed to postpone nearly all of the upcoming Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and AFC Asian Cup China 2023™.
The newest match schedule for match days 7 and 8 of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ and AFC Asian Cup China 2023™ Preliminary Joint Qualification Round 2, which is scheduled to happen on March 25 and 30, 2021 is as follows:
FIFA and the AFC proceed to put the well being and security of gamers, groups, match officers and all stakeholders as the very best precedence and will work along with their member associations to carefully monitor the state of affairs in the area.
As a part of efforts to make sure the protected and profitable completion of the Asian Qualifiers, the AFC will open the invitation to member associations to host their respective teams in a centralised format and will verify and talk in due course the match schedule for the June 2021 worldwide window, the place the centralised qualifying matches are scheduled to happen from 31 May to fifteen June, 2021.
Potential updates on the FIFA World Cup qualifiers will probably be revealed here on FIFA.com.