AFC Women's Futsal Championship: Iran Downs Turkmenistan


AFC Women's Futsal Championship: Iran Downs Turkmenistan

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran started the AFC Women's Futsal Championship 2018 on a high note on Thursday.

Team Melli defeated Turkmenistan 14-0 in Group D in Bangkok, Thailand.

Fatemeh Etedadi found the back of the net five times in the match. Fereshteh Karimi and Fahimeh Zarei both scored a hat-trick while Nastaran Moghimi, Sara Shirbeigi and Arezoo Sadaghianizadeh scored one goal each.

Title-holder Iran will meet Uzbekistan on Monday.

Iranian women's futsal team claimed the title of the first edition which was held in Malaysia in 2015.

The second edition is being held in Bangkok, Thailand from May 3 to 12.