- FC Groningen midfielder Doan with Japan to the quarter-finals of Asia Cup
FC Groningen midfielder Doan with Japan to the quarter-finals of Asia Cup
21 January 2019 14:34
Last update: 8 minutes ago
Update: 8 minutes ago
FC Groningen have a little longer wait on the return of Ritsu Doan. The midfielder reached Monday with Japan thanks to a 1-0-victory over Saudi Arabia in the quarter-finals of the Asia Cup.
The only goal in the Sharjah Stadium in the United Arab Emirates was already at the twentieth minute made by Takehiro Tomiyasu. The defender from Sint Truiden headed touch from a corner kick.
The twenty-year-old Doan played 89 minutes. The midfielder from FC Groningen had also a rise to the wins on Oman (1-0) and Turkmenistan (3-2). In the 2-1 victory at Uzbekistan played Japan with a B-team and remained Doan on the couch.