China’s No. 1 goalkeeper Li Leilei may miss the last group match against Uzbekistan due to injury, said team media officer Dong Hua.
"The team does not make the final decision whether to let Li to play the game," Dong told Xinhua.
He also said that midfielder Zhou Haibing is also troubled by injury, adding it is till unclear whether the young player can play in Wednesday’s match.
Li was injured on the right ankle during the first half in the match against Iran on July 15.
China will play against Uzbekistan on Wednesday, and a tie is enough for China to qualify for the quarter-finals.