Philippines U-23s will face the mighty China PR U-23s in their second group game of the 2020 AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.
Philippines will hope to get their first points on board on the second match day in Group J after suffering a 3-0 defeat to hosts Malaysia in the opening match on March 22.
Meanwhile, China, coached by seasoned tactician Guus Hiddink, will be looking to almost guarantee a spot in the AFC U-23 Championship to be held at Thailand in January 2020. In their opener they were at the top of their game and thrashed minnows Laos 5-0 to collect all three points.
As a result, China and Malaysia now share three points in the group. The Azkals will face Laos in the final match day on March 26 while Malaysia and China face off in the other clash.
Philippines vs China PR kicks off at 4:30 PM HKT. LIVE Updates will begin here at 4 PM HKT — 30 minutes before kick off.