Nations confirmed for Women's Asian Cup 2018

Vietnam will join Australia and six other nations at next year's AFC Asian Cup.
The seven other nations joining the Westfield Matildas at the AFC Women's Asian Cup 2018 in Jordan are now all confirmed.

In qualification, a late equaliser saw the Philippines grab a 1-1 draw with Bahrain to qualify from Group A.

Vietnam secured their place with a fourth win from four games in Group B, defeating Myanmar 2-0.

Korea Republic joined them thanks to a comfortable 4-0 win over Uzbekistan in Group D.

Thailand had earlier qualified from Group C.

That quartet joins hosts Jordan and the top three place-getters from the 2014 tournament – Japan, Australia and China – in the eight-team tournament.

The 2018 AFC Women's Cup will run from April 7-22 next year, with the top five nations earning entry to the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup in France.