| 4 (in 4 host cities)|
| 25 March 2007 - 24 June 2007 (qualifiers)
17 February 2008 - 23 February 2008 (finals)|
10 (from 1 confederation)
South Korea (2nd title)
The 2008 EAFF East Asian Football Championship was held between 17 February and 23 February 2008. The preliminary competitions were held from 25 March to 24 June 2007.
Northern Mariana Islands
Guam - Winner of Preliminary Competition Stage One
China PR - 2005 East Asian Football Championship Winners
North Korea - Winner of Preliminary Competition Stage Two
Japan - 2006 FIFA World Cup participating team
South Korea - 2006 FIFA World Cup participating team
2008 East Asian Football Championship Wikipedia
Guam won over Northern Mariana Islands by an aggregate of 12-2 and advanced to stage two of the preliminary competition.
The top team of each group qualifies for the final match. The champion of the Preliminary Competition qualifies for the Final Competition.
All times, local time