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Fairy tale by Vital Borkelmans and Jordan in the Asian Cup is over after a loss in penalty shootout

Coach Vital Borkelmans has with Jordan could not place for the quarter finals of the Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates. In All Maktoumstadion in Dubai lost the selection of the 55-year-old Limburger on Sunday in the eighth-finals after penalty shoot-out of Vietnam.

Jordan came in the 39th minute to lead along Bahaa Abdulrahman. In the 51st minute made Cong Phuong Nguyen right. Then it was no longer scored and had a penalty lead to a conclusion. Vietnam proved to be 4-2, the better. Tien Dung Bui kicked the decisive team credentials and stay up.

Jordan had for the knockout stage placed by his group to win with 7 to 9 for the defending champion Australia (6), Palestine (2) and Syria.

In the quarter-finals is Vietnam on Thursday (24 January), as compared to Japan or Saudi Arabia.

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