The second day of Asian Cup action saw two matches take place as teams continue to start play in Australia.
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In Group C play, Qatar opened the scoring but conceded four unanswered goals as the United Arab Emirates cruised to a 4-1 victory. Ahmed Khalil and Ali Ahmed had two goals apiece for UAE as they dominated the 2022 World Cup hosts.
Iran has been the strongest team in the region and opened up the tournament with a 2-0 win over Bahrain in Group C play. Ehsan Hajsafi scored off a brilliant volley into the top corner to open the scoring for Carlos Queiroz’s side before Masoud Shojaei sealed the win with ten minutes to play.
Midnight ET — Japan vs. Palestine
2 a.m. ET — Jordan vs. Iraq