The Green & Gold Army is heading to Amman to support the Matildas at the AFC Women’s Asian Cup Jordan 2018 (19th edition) which will be held in Jordan between 6 and 20 April 2018. It is also the final stage of Asian qualification for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, with the top five teams qualifying for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019. Jordan (host), Japan, Australia, China, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines have qualified for the event.
The final draw was held in early December 2017 and the 8 competing teams were drawn into two groups of four teams.
Group A: Jordan, China, Thailand and the Philippines
Group B: Japan, Australia, South Korea and Vietnam
The top two teams of each group qualify for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup as well as advance to the semi-finals. The third-placed team of each group enter the fifth-placed playoff match. Games will be every 2-3 days and played at the 17,600-seater Amman International Stadium and the 13,000-seater King Abdullah II Stadium in Amman. All games will be played in Amman. Games will be played at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm.