Taipei: After 24 matches in six days, the 16 teams have been trimmed down to eight. Tournament favourites and 11-time champions Islamic Republic of Iran lead the quarter-final line-up. the-AFC.com takes a look at the stats.
1 Japan are the only team from the East Zone to make the last eight. Vietnam, Thailand (ASEAN), Uzbekistan, Iran (South and Central) and Bahrain, Iraq, Lebanon (West) complete the last eight cast.