Nepal's opponent in AFC U-22 group D qualifiers, Jordan is participating in international tournament in Palestine.
Jordan team left for Palestine territories on Sunday to participate in the Second International tournament (Alnakba), which will start on Monday at Faisal AlHusseini stadium.
10 teams are participating in the tournament and they have been divided into three groups. Jordan is clubbed in Group C with Tunisia and Mauritania, group A included Palestine, Vietnam, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Group B included Uzbekistan, Indonesia, Kurdistan(Iraq)
The matches will be played on: Faisal Husseini International Stadium, Municipality of Nablus stadium, Majid Asa’d stadium Al-Bireh, Hussein bin Ali- Alkhalil, and Dura stadium.
Jordan national team plays its first match on Thursday against Mauritania, and meets Tunisia on Saturday, 19th.
Jordan Coach, Captain Islam Thiabat said that facing two African teams in the tournament will be a good test for the players ahead of AFC U-22 qualifiers in Nepal.
The Jordan team will also play an international friendly against Lebanon- after they return from Palestine- in Amman on May 27 and then travel to Nepal to participate in the Asian qualifiers.
In Group A: UAE, Iraq, Oman, India, Turkmenistan, Lebanon
In Group B: Saudi Arabia, Syria, Pakistan, Palestine, Palestine, Kyrgyzstan, Sri Lanka
In Group C: Bahrain, IR Iran, Tajikistan, Qatar, Kuwait, Maldives
In Group D: Uzbekistan, Jordan, Yemen, Bangladesh, Nepal
In Group E: Australia, Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, Macau, Timor Leste
In Group F: DPR Korea, China PR, Thailand, Hong Kong, Laos, Cambodia
In Group G: Korea Republic, Vietnam, Malaysia, Myanmar, Chinese Taipei, Philippines
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