Tehran, May 12, IRNA – Iranian Minister of Sports and Youth in a message congratulated women’s national futsal team victory in 2018 AFC Women’s Futsal Championship.
In his message which was released on Saturday, Masoud Soltanifar appreciated Iranian players’ victory which has been reflected by the international media.
The Iranian team defeated Japan 5-2 and became champion of the 2018 AFC Women’s Futsal championship for the second consecutive year.
The Iranian Futsal players had a brilliant performance in the second half of the game and astound Japan’s squad.
The first half was scoreless and both sides attempts did not bear fruits, but in the second half both sides opened each other’s goals several times and share of Iranian side was much bigger.
The 2018 AFC Women’s Futsal Championship started on May 2 and closed on May 12.