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Bracket Challenge - Quarter-finals: Widodo Putra (IDN) vs Yousef Al Rawashdeh (JOR)


Kuala Lumpur: Widodo Putra has advanced to the semi-finals of the AFC Asian Cup Greatest Goals Bracket Challenge, with his spectacular effort in the 1996 AFC Asian Cup against Kuwait taking the Indonesian through.

Widodo overcame a tough initial challenge from Jordan's Yousef Al Rawashdeh, with the Indonesian pulling clear in the final hours of voting.

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Widodo garnered 57 percent of the votes cast and will take on either Vietnam's Le Cong Vinh or Alexander Geynrikh of Uzbekistan in the semi-finals.

Check out the poll result below.


Widodo Putra (IDN) vs Yousef Al Rawashdeh (JOR)

Widodo Putra (IDN)
1996 AFC Asian Cup
Indonesia v Kuwait
(04.12.1996)

Indonesia, making their first appearance in the Finals of the AFC Asian Cup, made a major impact as forward Widodo Putra finished Yeyen Tumera's cross with an acrobatic finish for what remains one of the Continental showpiece tournament's most breathtaking goals.

Yousef Al Rawashdeh (JOR)
2015 AFC Asian Cup
Palestine v Jordan
(16.01.2015)

Both teams needed to win but Yousef Al Rawashdeh ensured it was Jordan who celebrated as he curled home a great right-footed finish past Palestine goalkeeper Ramzi Saleh in this pulsating tie.

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