To Futsal news, Mes Sungun of Iran have stayed on course to defend their title, after edging past Bank of Beirut 3-2 in the quarterfinals of the 2019 AFC Futsal Club Championship in Bangkok.
The defending champions moved ahead in the 3rd minute, when Mahdi Javid fired a screamer into the net, but the Lebanese side drew level a minute later through their captain Ali Neich. They didn’t stop there and took the lead in the 12th minute with a goal from Ali El Homsi.
With 2 minutes remaining, Mes Sungun deployed the power-play strategy and Javid salvaged the match with a powerful shot from inside the box. Captain Farhad Fakhim then struck the winner in the 44th minute, to seal the victory for Mes Sungun.