Azkals blow past Laos in Bangabandhu Gold Cup opener

ABS-CBN Sports on Oct 03, 2018 11:16 PM
Azkals blow past Laos in Bangabandhu Gold Cup opener
Misagh Bahadoran was one of three Azkals to score in their 3-1 win over Laos.

Three different players scored as the Philippine Azkals blasted past Laos, 3-1, Wednesday evening at the Sylhet District Stadium in Sylhet, Bangladesh. 

Jovin Bedic opened the scoring in the 44th minute after sending in a penalty attempt following a foul inside the box.

Early in the second half, Jarvey Gayoso scored his first goal as a Philippine Azkal with a 53rd minute header to double the Filipino side's lead.

Azkals Veteran Misagh Bahadoran put the match on ice with another penalty in the 82nd minute to make it a three-goal advantage. 

Laos managed to pull one back with a penalty kick of their own in the last minute. 

With the win, the Azkals earn three points and clich a semifinals berth. 

The Azkals and host nation Bangladesh close out the group stage on Friday, October 5th with the top spot in Group B at on the line. 

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