Tottenham forward Son Heung-Min has played down fears that his recent schedule will catch up with him as he plays for South Korea in the Asian Cup.
Kim Jin-su's header took South Korea past stubborn Bahrain and Qatar wrestled their way past Iraq as the victors move to the quarterfinals.
Vietnam's success at the Asian Cup is not because of any secret formula. It's a recipe thier Southeast Asian rivals can replicate.
There were few positives to take from Australia's penalty shootout win over Uzbekistan, but their Asian Cup hopes remain alive thanks to Mat Ryan.
Maty Ryan earned champions Australia a quarterfinal place in the Asian Cup on Monday as he made two saves in a shootout to see off Uzbekistan.
Socceroos left-back Aziz Behich is revelling in the attacking emphasis of the team under coach Graham Arnold.
Vietnam's young guns beat Jordan 4-2 on penalties to reach the quarterfinals of the Asian Cup after the match finished 1-1 following extra time.
The group stage of the 2019 Asian Cup is over, but there have been plenty of talking points from the competition so far. Here are five things.
Mathew Leckie is back in full training and his impending return of is set to deliver a massive boost to Australia's Asian Cup campaign.
Qatar's Almoez Ali scored twice in a 2-0 win over Saudi Arabia on Thursday, with both teams progressing to the round of 16 alongside Japan, Oman.
Son Heung-min may be Asia's most recognisable star, but Wu Lei - absent from Wednesday's loss - has the potential to be just as effective for China.
Japan are out to win their group in the Asian Cup, but not due to any fear of meeting defending champions Australia in the knockout stage.
Socceroos coach Graham Arnold remains hopeful attacker Andrew Nabbout will still feature in Australia's Asian Cup campaign.
South Korea beat China 2-0 to secure top spot in Group C at the Asian Cup on Wednesday, while Iran's goalless draw with Iraq won them Group D.
Stephen Constantine stepped down as India coach after the Asian Cup. Here are five possible replacements, with pros and cons.
The Blue Tigers are at a low point after their Asian Cup exit. But heartbreak can be just the thing that sends them to new heights.
Tom Rogic smashed home an injury-time winner to earn defending champions Australia earned a place in the last 16.
It was not a pretty display at the back and a last-minute winner was needed, but the Socceroos are through to the last 16 of the Asian Cup.