Thailand and Kyrgyzstan will kickstart their sojourn at the 2023 AFC Asian Cup when they square off at the Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium on Tuesday.
Thailand national football team are aproaching the match after a defeat in a friendly from Japan on January 1. The coach and the players will probably put extra effort in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 7 consecutive matches now.
Kyrgyzstan national football team are preparing for the match after a loss against Vietnam in a friendly match on January 9 failing to win in 4 straight games. They’re going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 10 consecutive away matches now.
Thailand have lost to Japan in their previous match while Kyrgyzstan have lost to Vietnam in their previous match. Overall, Thailand have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 8 and drawing 4, while Kyrgyzstan have won 3 of their last 20 matches, losing 14 and drawing 3.
Thailand have won once (1-3 against Singapore on 21st of November), lost 4 times (5-0 against Japan on 1st of January, 1-2 against China PR on 16th of November, 8-0 against Georgia on 13th of October and 2-2 against Iraq on 10th of September) and drew once (1-1 against Estonia on 18th of October) in their most recent 6 matches.
Kyrgyzstan have won once (1-0 against Oman on 21st of November), lost 4 times (2-1 against Vietnam on 9th of January, 1-0 against United Arab Emirates on 30th of December, 1-4 against Uzbekistan on 25th of December and 4-3 against Malaysia on 16th of November) and drew once (1-1 against Syria on 5th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.