Qatar coach Cesar announces U-19 squad
DOHA: Fabio Cesar, coach of the Under-19 team, has announced the squad for the Asian Youth Championship which will be held in Doha from November 6 to 10 at Aspire Academy.
The draw for the qualifiers has placed Qatar with the teams of Yemen, Turkmenistan and Sri Lanka in the second group
The qualifiers have been distributed to two geographical regions: West (West Asia, South and Central) with 25 teams in six groups, and East (East Asia and ASEAN) with 21 teams in five groups.
The first-place finishers in each of the 11 groups and the top four teams will qualify for the finals.
In the event that the host country receives one of the direct qualifying cards for the tournament, the team which finished fifth among the second groups will receive the path to qualify for the finals which will be held from 14 to 31 October 2020.
The list included 24 players: Saif Al-Din Hassan, Abdul Rahman Hassan, Jassim Fahd, Abdullah Yousef, Mustafa Asim, Mohammed Mansour (Al-Gharafa), Mohammed Ayash, Jassim Mohammed, Diab Haroun and Mubarak Shanan (Al-Duhail).
Yousef Abdullah, Faisal Mohammed, Talal Ibrahim (Al Sadd) Abdulrahman Bilal, Jassem Jaber, Abdullah Issa (Al Arabi) Nayef Abdul Rahim and Makki Hassan (Al Rayyan) Hadi Ali (Al Sailiya) Ali Nasser and Osama Abdul Karim (Muaither) Ahmed Tayeb (Qatar) Mohammed Abdul Wahab (Al Khor).