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AFC Challenge Cup

  • 19 March 2012
  • • 18:15
  • • Dashrath Rangasala, Kathmandu
  • Referee: R. Sato
  • • Attendance: 9000

Live Commentary

  • Yun Jong-Su's side have hence booked themselves a place in the 2015 Asian Cup competition that will be held in Australia...
  • 90' + 4'
    Full Time: DPR Korea have successfully defended the AFC Challenge Cup 2012 in a repeat final against Turkmenistan... 2-1!
  • 90' + 3'
    It's almost time in the final of the Challenge Cup 2012...
  • 90' + 2'
    Yellow Card Kwang Ik Jon
  • 90' + 1'
    SubstitutionKwang-Ryong Pak Song-Chol I Pak
  • 90'
    Four minutes added time for Turkmenistan to find the equaliser and for DPR Korea to successfully defend their title in a repeat of the 2010 final
  • 89'
    The man who won the penalty for DPR Korea is currently on the ground after a clearance in his own half...
  • 87'
    Penalty Goal Song-Hyok Jang
    GOOAAALLL!!!! Jang Song-Hyok shoots home to score a possible winner from the 12 yards mark with about three minutes to go...
  • 86'
    Penalty for DPR Korea now... Late drama as Pak Kwang-Ryong is brought down in the box... Can this be the winner?
  • 84'
    What a tragedy for Berdi Şamyradow who sends the shot way too high from the spot... Still 1-1
  • 82'
    Penalty for Turkmenistan after Arslanmyrat Amanow was brought down in the box...
  • 78'
    Ri Chol-Myong of DPR Korea doing very well in the Turkmenistan box, but eventually giving the ball away through Jang Song-Hyok...
  • 77'
    Turkmenistan have kept their defense vitally strong against Jang Song-Hyok whose shot is blocked from distance...
  • 75'
    The last 15 minutes or so to go in this match... Will anyone break the 1-1 deadlock from the first half before the end of regulation time?
  • 71'
    SubstitutionYong-Hak An Song-Hyok Jang
  • 70'
    The Chollima are now making attempts to make ground in the match... The Turk defense holding strong...
  • 68'
    DPR Korea goalkeeper Myong-Guk Ri is kept quite busy in this half so far... Amanow's shot saved again...
  • 67'
    Crossbar!!!! Arslanmyrat Amanow tries to find the target from about 30 yards out off a free-kick, but the ball took a lob over the post before going out for a goal-kick...
  • 65'
    Chance!!!! That was some unlikely defending by the DPR Korea side allowing Umijan Astanow to move into space and take a shot... However, keeper Myong-Guk Ri sent it out for a corner...
  • 63'
    SubstitutionSerdar Annaorazov Guvanch Rejepov
  • 63'
    It's still a match that can go either way as the two sides remain locked at 1-1 at around the hour mark...
  • 61'
    Yellow Card Il-Gwan Jong
  • 60'
    DPR Korea's Kwang Ik Jon has a direct try from the left side, outside the box, while Alyhanov sends it out for a corner... No real threat from the two corners...
  • 57'
    Newcomer Arslanmyrat Amanow lets go of a shot.. Blocked by the DPR Korea defense..
  • 56'
    Yellow Card Ahmet Atayev
  • 54'
    SubstitutionGuvanch Abylov Arslanmyrat Amanov
  • 54'
    DPR Korea coach Yun Jong-Su has introduced Kim Ju-Song in place of Jang Kuk-Chol... A move to continue on the offensive...
  • 52'
    SubstitutionKuk-Chol Jang Ju-Song Kim
  • 51'
    Some neat string of passes between the Turkm players...
  • 50'
    DPR Korea is pressing hard, but Turkmenistan are proving equally strong so far...
  • 48'
    Close call... Kuk-Chol Jang's pile-driver was not too far away from the right post of the Turk keeper Alyhanov
  • 46'
    We're in the second half...
  • 45' + 2'
    Half Time: Turkmenistan 1-1 DPR Korea
  • 45'
    Two minutes added time...
  • 43'
    That looks a desperate miss!!! Nam-Chol I Pak could have scored his fourth goal of the tournament, spotting Turk keeper Rahmanberdi Alyhanov off his line, but the striker's chip went above the crossbar...
  • 36'
    Assist Nam-Chol I Pak
  • 36'
    Goal Il-Gwan Jong
    GOOOALLL!!!! Il-Gwan Jong scores the equaliser for DPR Korea against Turkmenistan with his head...
  • 22'
    The Koreans are not too far behind with their possession play, slowly working their way forward and constantly trying to work their way in...
  • 15'
    Turkmenistan's Bagtyyar Hojaahmedow has a twin threat denied, first by Nam-Chol II Pak who headed out the free-kick, followed by an off-target shot...
  • 5'
    It is regretful for us to inform that we have lost our video feed, but we will do our best to keep you updated with the scoreline, if that's the least we can do...
  • 3'
    Shamuradov continues to haunt the North Koreans scoring in two successive finals...
  • 2'
    Goal Berdy Shamuradov
    GOOALLL!!!! Berdy Shamuradov gives Turkmenistan an incredible lead over DPR Korea...
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  • It's Turkmenistan in white vs. DPR Korea in red in the final of the AFC Challenge Cup today...