Group leaders Korea Republic and Vietnam progress to final eight

View this email in your browserSENSATIONAL VIETNAM POWER PAST MALAYSIA INTO KNOCKOUTSTashkent: Goals by Nham Manh Dung and Bùi Hoàng Viêt Anh secured Vietnam their spot in the final eight for only the second time in history as the young Golden Stars stormed to a 2-0 victory over Southeast Asian and Group C rivals Malaysia at the Lokomotiv Stadium on Wednesday.READ MOREKOREA REPUBLIC BREAK THAI
Tashkent: Reigning champions Korea Republic took another momentous step forward in becoming the first side to defend their crown after the young Taeguk Warriors overcame a determined Thailand side 1-0 to cruise into the Quarter-finals as winners of Group C at the Pakhtakor Stadium on Wednesday.READ MORESOUKUP SINGS IRAQ PRAISES AFTER THRILLING COMEBACKQarshi: Iraq head coach Miroslav Soukup applauded the resilience of his side after they refused to buckle under pressure and clinched a 3-1 win against Kuwait in their final Group B match at the Markaziy Stadium on Tuesday, thus confirming a spot in the last eight. READ MOREKAPADZE PLEASED WITH UZBEKISTAN’S STRENGTH IN DEPTHQarshi: Uzbekistan head coach Timur Kapadze, who used their last Group A match to test the depth of his squad, was delighted with the performance of his side in reinforcing a sense of belief in their bid to secure their second Continental crown following their 1-1 draw against the Islamic Republic of Iran at the Markaziy Stadium on Tuesday. READ MORE