The China Football Association issued a statement about this on Monday. The Football Association said that after increasing cases of infection in the Maldives and Syria, the national teams of these two countries will have to undergo strict isolation on arrival in China and they cannot play according to the pre-determined schedule.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) also later issued a statement confirming that the matches would be held at the second venue but did not specify the venue. “The Asian Football Confederation has decided to hold the rest of Group A matches at a neutral venue other than China,” the AFC said. The neutral venue will be announced in the coming days.
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