Japan whitewash Thailand 4-0 at AFC Asian Cup

14:40, May 23, 2010      

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Japan beat Thailand 4-0 in their Group A second round match at the AFC Women's Asian Cup here on Saturday.

Japan opened their scoring in the 28th minute when Metumi Takase made a powerful shot from Kwwasumi Nahomi's fine pass, and doubled their advantage in the 41st minute when Nakano Manami split defense and made a superb shot.

Midfielder Utsugi Rumi added Japan's third goal at the stoppage time.

Thailand's misery was compounded at the second half when Ando Kozue's volley went high into the net at the 55th minute.

Thailand missed their best chance when Junjen Seesraum's shot three meters away from the net was saved by Japan's goalie in the 46th minute.

Source:Xinhua

(Editor:黄蓓蓓)

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