Mon, 30 Nov, -0001
Amman: Jordan stormed into a 7-0 opening win over Qatar in the AFC U-14 Girls Regional Championship for the West region at Petra Stadium in Jordan on Friday.
The 2013 champions emphatically led the Qataris 3-0 at the interval before even more powerfully concluding the second half with four more goals in the 70-minute match.
Last year’s MVP Leen Yasin Mohammad Al Btoush (13’, 34’) and Yasmeen Muawieh H. Zabian (24’, 46’) got in a double each while skipper Tasneem Yasin Abdel Rahman Abu Rob contributed a goal on 53 minutes.
Substitute HRH Princess Safa’ Firas who came on the pitch on 56 minutes registered a brace on 59 and 70 minutes.
The Manar Mustafa Ahmad Fraij-led Jordanians on Saturday take on 2013 runners-up Palestine who will be the opponents against Monika Staab’s Qatar on Monday.