The group stage of the AFC Asian Cup 2019 is done and dusted with and we’re all set for the commencement of the round of 16 of the continental showpiece.
Top two teams from each group and the four best third-placed sides in the group stage of the competition have made it to the knockouts which start on 209th January and will be played until the 22nd of the month.
Thailand and China PR are set to face off in the second round of 16 match of Asia’s biggest football tournament.
The Dragons won their first two matches of the Asian Cup to qualify for the knockouts before going down to Korea Republic in their last group stage match.
Thailand, on the other hand, started the tournament with a humiliating 4-1 loss against India but they bounced back brilliantly to get four points from the next two matches to earn a spot in the round of 16.
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