Vietnam’s Thai Son Nam advanced to the semi-finals of the AFC Futsal Club Championship for the fourth time in a row after a 5-1 win over Shenzhen Nanling Tielang yesterday in Thailand. Thai Son Nam put best foot forward at AFC tournament Thai Son Nam players cerebrate after their 5-1 quarter-final win at the AFC Futsal Club Championship in Thailand yesterday. Photo the-afc.com The Vietnamese team, who finished second in last year’s tournament, were heavy favourites over the Chinese side. Thai Son Nam dominated early, despite having to do without key striker Vu Duc Tung due to a toe injury. Minh Tri, Manh Dung and Doan Phat rotated to threaten Chinese team’s area however they were unable to make the breakthrough. Sergio Rodrigo of Shenzhen nearly opened the scoring in a counter-attack but he failed to find the target, before the first half ended goalless. Things changed in the second half, as Japanese forward Kazuya Shimizu of Thai Son Nam netted in the 22nd minute, before Tran Thai Huy the Vietnamese side’s second with a powerful finish. Shimizu completed his double in the 35th minute, scoring into an unguarded net, his tournament-leading seventh goal. The two other goals went to… Read full this story
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