Iran clinch 2015 AFC Women's Futsal Championship

Published September 27th, 2015 - 07:17 GMT

Iranian women’s national futsal team won the title in the 2015 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Futsal Championship in Malaysia after defeating Japan 1-0 in the final.

The Iranian squad defeated the Japanese 1-0 at the Nilai Indoor Stadium in the Malaysian city of Nilai on Saturday.

Fereshteh Karimi took a brilliant pass in the eighth minute of the match, and scored the winner for the Iranian side.

Iranian players missed several chances for netting the ball, but Karimi's goal was enough for Iranian women to win the game, and stand atop of Asia.

The 2015 AFC Women’s Futsal Championship started in Malaysia on September 21 and wrapped up on September 26.

©2021 Fars News Agency. All rights reserved

You may also like