The 2019 AFC Cup group stage started yesterday and carried onto 26 June 2019. A total of 36 teams compete in the group stage to decide the 11 places in the knockout stage of the 2019 AFC Cup. This post has details of the AFC Group stage to help plan your Football Trip.
- Matches in the West Asia Zone are played on Mondays and Tuesdays (Matchdays 1–3: two groups on Monday, one group on Tuesday; Matchdays 4–6: one group on Monday, two groups on Tuesday).
- Matches in the ASEAN Zone are played on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (Matchdays 1–3: two groups on Tuesday, one group on Wednesday; Matchdays 4–6: one group on Tuesday, two groups on Wednesday).
- Matches in the Central Asia Zone, the South Asia Zone, and the East Asia Zone are played on Wednesdays; if two teams from the same association play at home on the same matchday, the home match of the lower-seeded team is moved to Tuesdays.
|W, A||C, S, E|
|Matchday 1||25–27 February 2019||3 April 2019||Team 1 vs. Team 4, Team 3 vs. Team 2|
|Matchday 2||11–13 March 2019||16–17 April 2019||Team 4 vs. Team 3, Team 2 vs. Team 1|
|Matchday 3||1–3 April 2019||30 April – 1 May 2019||Team 4 vs. Team 2, Team 1 vs. Team 3|
|Matchday 4||15–17 April 2019||15 May 2019||Team 2 vs. Team 4, Team 3 vs. Team 1|
|Matchday 5||29 April – 1 May 2019||18–19 June 2019||Team 4 vs. Team 1, Team 2 vs. Team 3|
|Matchday 6||13–15 May 2019||26 June 2019||Team 1 vs. Team 2, Team 3 vs. Team 4|