Kuwait (IP) - Iran men's national futsal team edged closer to a record-extending 13th AFC Futsal Asian Cup™ title after powering past Vietnam 8-1 in the quarterfinals on Tuesday.

Iran PressIran News: Iran, who scored their fourth consecutive victory en route to making the Kuwait 2022 semi-finals, will face the winners of the Thailand-Tajikistan last eight tie next.

After Iran's win, AFC wrote on Twitter that "it's another scintillating display from Team Melli Futsal who are simply too good for Vietnam & advance to the semi-finals!"

Previously, the Iranian futsal team had trounced Vietnam 14-1 in the 2016 Asian nations cup.

The competitions are held in Kuwait.

Defending champions Iran ended its AFC Futsal Asian Cup™ Kuwait 2022 Group C campaign with a perfect record of three wins on Sunday.


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