AFC ASIAN CUP QUALIFIERS : FULL TIME JORDAN 3 – SINGAPORE 1
Singapore bow to Jordan in AFC ASIAN Cup Qualifier,
Jordan booked a place in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup finals with a 3-1 win over 10-man Singapore in an ill-tempered Group A clash at Jalan Besar Stadium on Tuesday.
Needing a victory to qualify from the group alongside Oman,
Singapore defender Baihakki Khaizan was sent off at the end of the first half and Jordan captain and goal-scorer Hayel was also shown the red card in the 70th minute.
Jordan are two points behind group leaders Oman. Syria are third on four points while Singapore have three.
“When Singapore scored the penalty it put my players under a lot of stress,” coach Hossam Hassan told the Asian Football Confederation website (www.the-afc.com). Singapore Final Group A game will be against Oman on March 5, 2014,.
By: Robbie OCa