Hosts take on India on Sept 20
Hosts Bangladesh will take on Jordan in one of two opening day matches of the AFC U-19 Women's Football Champion-ship qualifiers at the Birshreshtha Mostafa Kamal Stadium on September 20.
In the first match of Group B, India will take on Iran at 3:30pm while the hosts play from 7:00pm.
Bangladesh play their next match on September 22 against Iran and take on India in the last match on September 24.
Philippines will entertain Myanmar, Hong Kong and Uzbekistan in Group A.
After a single round robin, the top team from each group will advance to the second round.
The second round of qualifiers will be held from October 21 to 30 in Kuala Lumpur. This round features teams ranked 6-8 from the previous competition, along with the first-round group winners, for a total of five countries. After a single round-robin, the top team will qualify for the tournament proper.
Top five teams from the last edition -- Japan, Korea Republic, DPR Korea, China and Australia -- have been given a direct entry into the finals.
The six-team finals will have a one-round league format to determine the champions.