China and Korea Republic both go into the next round
Myanmar 0 – 3 China
Rui Zhang 10′ (China)
Ma Xiaoxu 60′ (China)
Yang LI 86′ (China)
Yang Li scored her fifth goal of the tournament as China qualified for the semi-finals of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup after beating Myanmar 3 – 0 in Group B and in doing so became the first team to qualify for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. Ren Guixin opened the scoring with a goal after just nine minutes before second-half substitute Ma Xiaoxu doubled China’s lead a minute before the hour-mark. And with the clock running out Yang Li scored her fifth goal on 87′ minutes.
Thailand 0 – 4 Korea Republic
Ji Su Yun 11′ (Korea Republic)
Park Eun Sun 13′ 47′ 85′ (Korea Republic)
A hat-trick from Park Eun-sun put Korea Republic into the semi-finals of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup and the 2015 FIFA World Cup finals with a 4-0 victory over Thailand in Group B at Thong Nhat Stadium on Saturday. Ji So-yun opened the scoring on the 10th minutes the match turned into the Park Eun-sun show as the towering forward scored three goals on the 12th, 46th and 84th minutes.
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