The final round of Asian qualifying is set to be a tense and gripping affair with three tickets to Brazil 2014 to be decided, while the nations to feature in the play-off will also be determined.
The journey towards AFC Asian Cup qualification began with continental giants Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia opening in bright fashion while ten-man Hong Kong managed to collect a point on the road against 2011 semi-finalists Uzbekistan.
The long road to qualification for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup in Australia commences on Wednesday with a massive matchday featuring ten matches and four former continental kings. FIFA.com previews all the action.
The Gulf Cup came to a spectacular close as UAE triumphed over Iraq in a 2-1 extra-time victory. FIFA.com reviews the tournament which saw Mehdi Ali's side finish as the region's premier outfit.
Rampant Al Sadd made it six wins from six in the Qatari League with a 4-1 away win at Al Rayyan with the help of former Spain and Real Madrid star Raul, while second-place lost ground.
FIFA.com reviews league action across Asia and Oceania, which included stunning scorelines in Japan, important wins for the leaders in China PR, Iran and Korea Republic, big names shining in Qatar and another title party for Ba in Fiji.