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Taiwan defeats Bahrain in 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers

2017/10/10 22:14:54

Chu En-le (朱恩樂, right)

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) Taiwan's men's national soccer team defeated Bahrain 2-1 in the 2019 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup qualifiers at the Taipei Stadium Tuesday.

Bahrain was leading 1-0 after half time when Xavier Chen (陳昌源) made a long pass to Chen Po-liang (陳柏良) who was in front of the goal and struck the ball in to tie the game at 1-1.

Less than three minutes later, Chen Hao-wei (陳浩瑋) lofted the ball to be received by Chu En-le (朱恩樂), who headered it between the posts to score Taiwan's second goal and win the match.

(By Lee Chin-wei and William Yen)