Tickets for AFC’s flagship tournament, the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011™, will go on sale from July 25, 2010, AFC announced here on Friday.Fans will be able to purchase their tickets online via AFC’s official website www.the-AFC.com. Major credit cards are accepted.
Asian football fans will be able to choose matches, ticket categories and seat locations within the stadiums. They may also purchase multiple tickets for one match or a group of matches at the same time.The AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011™ will be held in Doha, Qatar from January 7-29 with 16 teams taking part.
The opening match will see host nation Qatar take on Uzbekistan.Iraq won the AFC Asian Cup 2007™ edition after defeating Saudi Arabia 1-0 in the final held at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Group A: Qatar, Kuwait, China PR, Uzbekistan
Group B: Saudi Arabia, Japan, Jordan, Syria
Group C: Korea Republic, India, Australia, Bahrain
Group D: Iraq, DPR Korea, UAE, IR Iran