Kuwait City: Guilherme Kuromoto was named the AFC Futsal Asian Cup™ Kuwait 2022 Best Goalkeeper on Saturday.
The 36-year-old goalkeeper not only helped Japan defeat Islamic Republic of Iran in the final but his performance throughout the tournament played a major role in Japan winning the title for a fourth time.
AFC Cup™ 2022: Inter-Zone and West Zone Finals – Stats and Facts
Kuala Lumpur: The two finalists in the AFC Cup™ 2022 have been confirmed after Oman’s Al Seeb Club defeated Al Riffa of Bahrain in the West Zone final on Tuesday and Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur City FC overcame PFC Sogdiana of Uzbekistan on Wednesday.
The match-up means for the first time in the competition’s history, West Asia will face ASEAN in the showpiece event, while it’s only the second time a club from Southeast Asia has reached the grand finale.
As the sides begin their preparations for the continental showdown in Kuala Lumpur on October 22, the-AFC.com looks at some of the standout statistics following the midweek games.