Malaysia will face United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the second match of their 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers campaign at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday.
Malaysia and UAE are in Group G of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup Joint-Qualifiers second round where they are joined by Southeast Asian champions Vietnam, Thailand, and Indonesia.
UAE will be making their first appearance in the qualification event on Tuesday while Malaysia are coming on the back of an extremely dramatic 3-2 win over ASEAN rivals Indonesia at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta where Mohamadou Sumareh scored an injury-time winner to seal all three points for Tan Cheng Hoe’s side.
Eight group winners as well as the four best runners-up will qualify for the AFC Asian Cup 2023 to be held in China as well as the third and final round of the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers which is scheduled to begin in September 2020.Then, the four best teams in the third round will qualify for the showpiece event in Qatar while a fifth team will take part in an intercontinental play-off.
Meanwhile, the next best 24 teams from the second round of the joint-qualifiers will take part in a separate competition to decide the 12 remaining slots in the 24-team 2023 Asian Cup to be held in China PR.
When to watch?
The 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers match between Malaysia and UAE will take place on September 10, 2019 and kicks off at 8:45 PM HKT.
The Bukit Jalil National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia will play host to the game.
Where to watch?
Viewers from Malaysia can tune into the Astro Arena and TV 2 to watch the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers match between Malaysia and UAE.
You can also follow LIVE updates from the World Cup Qualifiers via our Matchday Blog on FOXSportsAsia.com.