In case Qatar wins their group, the seven group winners and the five best-placed runners-up will advance to the third round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification and will qualify to the 2023 AFC Cup.
Lebanon is secured to finish second of the group H. The Cedars have now 10 points.
Japan is dominating easily the Group G. They beat today 4-1 Tajikistan. Earlier, Mongolia created the surprise by winning 1-0 over Kyrgyzstan.
It means that in the runners-up ranking, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan won’t be able to collect more than 10 points. Therefore, this is one less team we need to worry abou in the best runner ups race.