Picture : Saki Kumagai and Japan qualified !
Japan, Korea advance to the QF
Japan 1-1 Korea Republic
A goal at the start, and a goal towards the end of the match puts Japan and Korea to a hard fought draw. This game
brings us our quarter-finalists from Group C. Japan claims the top spot, while Korea take the runner-up position! The game kicked off with the bang as Japan's R. Ueiki breezed pass Korean defence to score a spectacular individual goal. The first minute effort earned her the fastest goal of this tournament.
Korea had to win this battle to go top of the table and avoid meeting mighty Australia in the QF. But, they had to wait till 85th minute for the equaliser. J. Seo netted the ball after a goal mouth tussle following a corner. Japan held for rest of the injury time to top the group. Japan dominated the game with 64.2 % of the possession and 15
shots to 8 from Korea.
Vietnam 2-2 Myanmar
An entertaining encounter between two ASEAN sides ends with a draw in Group C. As Japan and Korea secured the QF birth from these group, these two sides had to satisfy with the valuable experience of the tournament. Myanmar took the lead with W. T. Tun via 28th minute spot kick. Vietnam restore the parity in the injury time with T. D. Nguyen on 47th minute. After the breather, Myanmar went ahead on K. M. Tun just 4 minutes after the restart. Vietnam equalised with the spot kick on 64th minute with Huynh.
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