UAE leave it late to beat Oman 2-0; Bahrain advance after narrow win over Qatar

United Arab Emirates 2 – Oman 0 (Gulf Cup, January 11, 2013) Two late goals from Khalil sent Oman packing.

Bahrain 1 – Qatar 0(Gulf Cup, January 11, 2013) Faouzi Aish scored the only goal from the penalty spot in a tense encounter.