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The men's football tournament at the Southeast Asian Games will be held in the Philippines from 26 November to 10 December The following was the competition schedule for the men's football competitions: . Matches will be played at in three venues.
Coach Worrawoot Srimaka failed to produce the promised winning formula as Thailand suffered a loss to Uzbekistan Sunday that left the War Elephants' future in the men's football tournament of the Asian Games at the mercy of results in other groups. Bangladesh stole the second place in Group B as an injury-time goal by Jamal Bhuyan gave them a victory over Qatar. The War Elephants finished their group stage games in third place with two points from draws against Bangladesh and Qatar.
The men's football tournament at the Asian Games was held from 10 August to 1 September In this tournament, 25 teams played in the men's competition. South Korea were the gold medal holders when they won the tournament in The match schedule of the men's tournament was unveiled on 15 February
Men's football has been a part of the Asian Games sporting events since the edition. Women's football competition began in Since the Asian Gamesage limit for men teams is under plus up to three over aged players for each squad,  same as the age limit in football competitions at the Summer Olympics.
The World Cup star, who is missing the start of the English Premier League season to represent his country in Indonesia, is now just 90 minutes away from a gold medal that would spare him a career-threatening spell of military service. Lee smashed four-time champions South Korea in front after just seven minutes in Cibinong, near Jakarta, following some nifty footwork from Hwang Hee-chan. Son's clever flick provided the assist for Hwang Ui-jo to extend their advantage just before the half-hour mark.
The men's tournament will be held from 26 November to 10 December while the women's tournament will be contested from 26 November to 8 December The men's tournament will be primarily held in the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila which is set to be renovated for the games. Individual seats and roofing will be installed in the spectator's area outside the main grandstand for the Manila stadium.
An early goal from Yuika Sugasawa set Japan on their way, although South Korea equalized midway through the second half through midfielder Lee Min-a. However, an own goal by South Korea's Lim Seon-joo in 86th minute proved decisive and sealed the game for Japan. Afterwards, Japan's head coach Asako Takakura spoke of the challenge she had been expecting her players to face.
The next event will be held between September, in China. The Asian Games are a huge tournament for men's and women's football. Last year Japan sent mostly Us for men's with their sights on hosting the Olympics next year and developing that age group.
In this tournament, six teams played in the men's competition. The games lasted only 60 minutes. The draw for the Games was held on 25 February at a conference chaired by Guru Dutt Sondhiwho headed an executive committee for the purpose, in New Delhi. Japan and Afghanistan received byes in the first round; the former would play the winner of Iran v.