Ones To Watch: Group D

Ones To Watch: Group D

Nguyen Tien Linh

Vietnam, Forward

  • Nguyen Tien Linh is a player who has excelled at senior level, scoring a stunning match-winning strike from distance against the UAE in the Asian Qualifiers

Ri Yong-gwon

DPR Korea, Midfielder

  • Ri Yong-gwon played the captain's role to perfection as DPR Korea saw off stiff opposition to emerge top in Group G of the Qualifiers

Abdallah Al Fakhouri

Jordan, Goalkeeper

  • Having been part of Jordan's youth set-up since the U-14 age group, Abdallah Al Fakhouri is no stranger to national team competitions.

Ali Saleh

United Arab Emirates,


  • The youngest-ever player in the UAE Pro League, the skillful young midfielder models himself on Cristiano Ronaldo and has already made his debut for the senior national side