- World cup organiser Qatar wins Asia Cup after nice hits in the final against Japan
World cup organiser Qatar wins Asia Cup after nice hits in the final against Japan
01 February, 2019 16:53
Last update: 7 minutes ago
Update: 7 minutes ago
Qatar has Friday history written by for the first time in the history of the Asia Cup to win. The world cup organiser defeated in the final in Abu Dhabi Japan with 3-1.
Qatar was at rest already with 2-0 thanks to beautiful hits of Ali Almoez and Abdulaziz Hatem. Striker Almoez held the ball two times high in the penalty area, after which he with a bicycle kick, scored, and midfielder Hatem curled the ball from twenty metres into the intersection.
With still twenty minutes to go came to Japan back in the match. Takumi Minamino stiftte the ball over the Qatari goalkeeper Saad el Sheeb, but closer to Japan.