India qualifies for the Asian Cup with one match remaining after Palestine defeats the Philippines.
The Indian men’s football team qualified for the Asian Cup Finals after defeating the Philippines in a group B match on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, Palestine upset the Philippines in a group B match in Ulaanbaatar. The men’s football team of India has qualified for the Asian Cup Finals. The Palestinians qualified directly for the 24-team finals after placing first in their group. However the Philippines, although finishing second, were eliminated with four points in the Asian Cup.
so, Only the winners of the six qualifying groups will be guaranteed a place in the Asian Cup. With India, joined by the five best second-placed teams from their respective groups.
After finishing second in Group D on goal difference to Hong Kong, and qualified for the final round (six points).
After exiting the group stage in the 2019 competition. India has qualified for the Asian Cup for the first time in two seasons.