UAE football team during a training session
UAE football team during a training session. Image Credit: AFC Twitter

The UAE will play Australia in Qatar capital Doha on June 7, as Fifa confirmed the World Cup intercontinental schedule.

The winner of the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium clash will meet Peru on June 13, to decide who goes into Group D with world champions France, Denmark and Tunisia.

Costa Rica play Oceania champions New Zealand on June 14 for the final place at the World Cup in November and December, with the winner to slot into Group E with Spain, Germany and Japan.