One goal enough to see Japan qualify, Qatari star scores a record-equalling

Not many people got to see Qatar’s Almoez Ali score a record-equalling four goals in the 6-0 thrashing of North Korea — the Gulf blockade meant the stadium was virtually empty!

Meanwhile, Japan rode their luck to qualify for the knockout stages by the skin of their teeth.

Here’s a wrap of all the Asian Cup action!

PREMIER LEAGUE WRAP: ‘UNBELIEVABLE’ HEROICS LEAD UTD TO HISTORIC VICTORY

NORTH KOREA 0-6 QATAR