Home sides are well placed going into the AFC Champions League Round of 16 return legs with only Bunyodkor suffering defeat on the road last week. All the action previewed.
Asian qualifying for Brazil 2014 reaches its halfway point on Tuesday with a series of crucial matches in both groups, headlined by Korea Republic’s visit to Iran, and Iraq facing Australia.
Australia midfielder Mark Bresciano remains a pivotal part of the Socceroo side after a decade of international football, and the former Lazio man chats to FIFA.com about his longevity, the tough road that is Asian qualifying and more....
Ahead of next week's latest round of Brazil 2014 qualifiers, several of the remaining ten contenders in Asia took part in friendlies to hone their preparation. FIFA.com has all of the details.
Asia’s qualifying campaign for Brazil 2014 will gather momentum on Friday as Australia and Korea Republic make their bow in the Round Four stage with trips to Oman and Qatar respectively.
Holger Osieck has warned that Australia need to convert their chances after his side lost 2-0 to Denmark on Saturday, and his sentiment was shared by Lucas Neill and Mark Bresciano.