On the evening of June 11, in the quarter-finals of the 2022 AFC U23 Championship, Australia U23 played against Turkmenistan U23.
U23 Australia celebrates goal against U23 Turkmenistan
With outstanding speed and physicality, it is not difficult for the Australian U23 to create an overwhelming game.
However, it wasn’t until the 35th minute that the yellow jerseys got their first extraordinary chance.
Unfortunately, midfielder Rich-Baghuelou shot from more than 30 meters away and narrowly missed.
In the 45th+4th minute, U23 Turkmenistan had a chance to respond with a powerful shot from Muradov, but a yellow shirt defender quickly returned to cover.
The second half of the game did not change much, the U23 Australia team was the pressure, while the U23 Turkmenistan team continued to confront the opponent’s ball.
In the 54th minute, Rami Najarin’s technical shot hit the goal of the Turkmen U23 team.
After many attacks, the U23 Australia team finally got their wish, a goal to break the deadlock.
In the 74th minute, after Darigo shot from a long distance, the ball accidentally hit the top of the head of the center defender Orazov, and flew into the net under the help of goalkeeper Chariyev.
After the goal, Turkmen U23 began to advance the team’s upside. However, their stage on the ball was simply broken.
A tough 1-0 win helped Australia secure a ticket to the semi-finals of the 2022 AFC U23 Championship.
2022 AFC U23 football results:
11/6 8pm: U23 Australia 1-0 U23 Turkmenistan
11/6 23:00: U23 Uzbekistan 2-1 U23 Iraq
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