Asian Cup 2019 : China beats Philippines 3-0
ABU DHABI, Jan. 11, 2019 (AMP) — Emirates 2019 : China defeated the Philippines by a score of 3-0 (halftime: 1-0), in the Asian Cup first round on Friday afternoon at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
The result put the Chinese top of Group C with 6 points. The Philippines is bottom with no points. In their last game, China will meet second-placed South Korea at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium on January 16, while the Philippines will face Kyrgyzstan.
Fixtures and Results : Group C
Philippines at the Asian Cup
- First appearance
- 8 participations in the qualifications (first in 1956)
China at the Asian Cup
- 12 appearances (first in 1976)
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1976)
- Statistics: Runners-up (1984, 2004) Third Place (1976, 1992) Fourth Place (1988, 2000)
- 11 January 2019
- Abu Dhabi
Asian Cup History
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