DUBAI, Jan. 10, 2019 (AMP) — Emirates 2019 : Thailand defeated Bahrain by a score of 1-0 (halftime: 0-0), in the Asian Cup first round on Thursday afternoon at the Al-Maktoum Stadium in Dubai.
The result put the Thai second in Group A with 3 points. Bahrain is bottom with one point. In their last game, Thailand will meet third-placed the United Arab Emirates at the Al-Maktoum Stadium on January 14, while Bahrain will face India.
Fixtures and Results : Group A
Bahrain at the Asian Cup
- 6 appearances (first in 1988)
- 10 participations in the qualifications (first in 1972)
- Statistics: Fourth Place (2004)
Thailand at the Asian Cup
- 7 appearances (first in 1972)
- 15 participations in the qualifications (first in 1964)
- Statistics: Third Place (1972)
- 10 January 2019
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