Asian qualifiers draw to provide pathway to Qatar 2022 Jul 17, 2019 0 458 12345 QNAKuala LumpurThe Asian qualifiers draw for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Preliminary Competition and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur, providing Asia’s top 40 nations with their pathway to glory.The seedings for the draw will be based on the latest FIFA Rankings issued on June 14, 2019 and following the conclusion of the Preliminary Joint Qualification Round 1 where Bangladesh, Cambodia, Guam, Malaysia and Mongolia - advanced to Round 2, according to the AFC.com.The 40 nations will be drawn into eight groups of five teams and compete in a double round robin format, with matches to be held from September 5, 2019 to June 9, 2020. The group winners and four best runners-up (total 12 teams) will advance to the AFC Asian Cup China 2023 finals and the final round of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.The next best 24 teams from the preliminary stage of the joint qualifiers will compete in a separate competition for the remaining slots in the 24-team AFC Asian Cup China 2023. RELATED ARTICLES PM inspects progress made in Kahramaa’s strategic projects Jul 17, 2019 0 1438 Qatargas delivers 3,000th LNG cargo to Japan Jul 17, 2019 0 961 Qatar fully committed to safety and prosperity of all workers: Official Jul 17, 2019 0 1054 Silk Way rally Glory for Attiyah Overdrive Racing’s Nasser Saleh al Attiyah and French navigator Matthieu Baumel completed a clean sweep of stage wins to secure an emphatic maiden victory in the gruelling 2019 Silk Way Rally after the final stage .. MME removes illegal constructions at farms in Al Shahaniya The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), represented by the Municipality of Al Shahaniya, on Tuesday launched a campaign to remove irregularities at the farms located in the municipality. The move is part of .. French missile found among arms seized in Italy sold 25 yrs ago: Khater Tribune News Network Doha A French missile found among arsenal of weapons seized in Italy was sold by Qatar 25 years ago to a third country, a top official has said. “Qatar is working very closely with the pertinent parties, .. Trump denies racism charges US President Donald Trump denied accusations of racism on Tuesday after launching an attack on four minority Democratic lawmakers, saying he does not have “a racist bone”. Trump tweeted out a defence of his incendiary ..