Asia’s biggest football tournament, the AFC Asian Cup, is coming to Australia in January. Canberra will host seven games, including a quarter final, with the rest of the 25 matches divided between Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Newcastle.
The first Asian Cup game to be played in Canberra will be Korea Republic versus Oman at Canberra Stadium this weekend on Saturday 10 January.
Korea is ranked fourth among Asian football teams and has won the Asian Cup twice, while Oman is ranked 93rd in the world by FIFA and has won the Gulf Cup of Nations once.
When: Saturday 10 January 2015
Time: From 4pm
Where: Canberra Stadium, Battye Street, Bruce
Tickets are available from the AFC Asian Cup Australia website.