The top two teams in each of Asia’s two qualifying groups advance automatically to the finals Maplestory 2 Mesos while the teams in third place go through a series of playoffs.Azmoun opened the scoring in the 23rd minute when Alireza Jahanbaksh’s through ball found the FC Rostov striker with time and space behind the Uzbek defence to roll the ball under goalkeeper Aleksandr Lobanov and into the net.Captain Masoud Shojaei squandered the chance to double.
Iran’s advantage five minutes into the second half when he fired a penalty over the bar after Taremi had been bundled over in the box by Akmal Shorakhmedov.But Taremi calmed Iran’s nerves when he added the second goal late on by curling a low shot into the corner of Lobanov’s goal to spark the celebrations amongst the home supporters. (Writing by Michael Church in Hong Kong; Additional reporting by Parisa Hafezi in Ankara; Editing by Ken Ferris) Late Syria strike dims China’s World Cup hopes | Daily Mail Online.
Yu Hanchao of China (L) vies for the ball with Mouaiad Al Ajjan (R) of Syria during the FIFA World Cup 2018 Group A third round qualifying match June 13, 2017Ahmad Al Salih’s injury-time free kick dealt China’s already faint World Cup hopes another body blow as they were held 2-2 by Syria on Tuesday.
China had fought back from Syria’s first-half penalty to lead 2-1 before the maplestory2 mesos bearded Al Salih skilfully converted from the edge of the ‘D’ in the third added minute.Marcello Lippi’s China now face the unlikely prospect of making up six points and four goals in goal-difference to snatch third place and a play-off spot in Group A.