March 1 News from the Qatar Football Association, the 2023 Asian Cup will be held on January 12, 2024—
— on February 10, 2024.
The final will happen to be the first day of the new year next year.
There will be 24 participating teams in the 2023 Asian Cup. At that time, the national football team may participate in the Asian Cup draw as the second tranche.
24 participating teams
Australia, Bahrain, China, Hong Kong, Iran, Iraq, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, UAE, Uzbekistan