Bangkok: Naft Al Wasat of Iraq their AFC Futsal Club Championship Thailand 2019 Group B campaign off to a great start after defeating Qatar’s Al Rayan 9-4 at the Bangkok Arena on Wednesday.
Naft Al Wasat took time in settling into the match as Al Rayyan enjoyed the early advantage with two chances in the opening minutes.
Al Rayyan’s Said Albulushi was left unmarked on the right flank but his effort in the first minute failed to find the target and he wasted another opportunity to score two minutes later from a similar position.
Bangkok: Head coach Hassan Hammoud is confident Bank of Beirut can mount a serious title challenge as the Lebanese side begin their 2019 AFC Futsal Club Championship campaign at the Bangkok Arena on Thursday.
Hammoud’s side face Victoria University College in their opening Group C match and the Lebanese believes his team can collect three points against the Myanmar club.
Kuala Lumpur: The AFC Futsal Club Championship will celebrate its 10th year as excitement builds towards the 2019 edition in Bangkok where 16 teams will fight for Continental supremacy.
With less than a week to go before the tournament begins at the Bangkok Arena on August 7, the-AFC.com takes a trip down memory lane as we look at the winners of the previous nine editions of the AFC Futsal Club Championship.