In what is a repeat of the 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup final, Vietnam will face Malaysia on the third matchday of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on Thursday.
Malaysia and Vietnam 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 the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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 Vietnam and Malaysia will take place on October 10, 2019 and kicks off at 9:00 PM HKT.
The My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi, Vietnam will play host to the game.
Where to watch?
Viewers from Malaysia can tune into the Astro Arena 801/802 HD and TV2 to watch the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers match between Malaysia and Vietnam. Those in Vietnam can stream the match on VTC1.
You can also follow LIVE updates from the World Cup Qualifiers via our Matchday Blog on FOXSportsAsia.com.