WATCH prolonged 2021 FIFA Arab Cup day by day highlights from December 1-19 through SBS On Demand, plus LIVE, FREE and EXCLUSIVE protection of the semi-finals and closing on SBS and SBS On Demand from December 16.
The event options the Center East’s high 16 nationwide groups and can act as a check run for the World Cup.
It replaces the normal World Cup warm-up occasion, the FIFA Confederations Cup, with matches happening at six of the seven stadiums which can host World Cup matches in 2022.
It’ll additionally happen in December throughout the same timeslot because the World Cup, with the primary matches scheduled for December 1 (AEDT).
The 2021 Arab Cup is the tenth version of the event however the first to be held since 2012.
The event will include a bunch stage and knockout rounds, because the 16 groups can be cut up into 4 teams of 4, with the highest two from every progressing to the quarter-finals.
SBS can be broadcasting the semi-finals and closing of the Arab Cup LIVE and FREE, with highlights and replays of the matches obtainable through SBS On Demand.
Day by day prolonged highlights may even be obtainable through SBS On Demand from the beginning of the event.
Socceroos’ World Cup qualifying rivals Saudi Arabia and Oman will participate within the Arab Cup, alongside fellow AFC groups Iraq, Bahrain, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, the United Arab Emirates and hosts Qatar.
African powerhouse Egypt may even participate, in addition to Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia.
Gamers to be careful for embody Qatari celebrity Akram Afif, Saudi Arabian playmaker Salem Al-Dawsari and the mercurial Omar Abdulrahman of the UAE, who Aussie followers will keep in mind from his sensible shows throughout the 2015 Asian Cup.
2021 FIFA Arab Cup on SBS and SBS On Demand – LIVE schedule
Arab Cup semi-finalsThursday, December 16
Semi-final 1TBC v TBC 1:30am (AEDT) – 4:00am (AEDT)
Semi-final 2TBC v TBC5:30am (AEDT) – 8:00am (AEDT)
Arab Cup finalSunday, December 19TBC v TBC1:30am (AEDT) – 4:30 am (AEDT)