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10MA TOPICS! [CHINESE TAIPEI FA] [Olympic Games] Tokyo 2020 dreams on the line on final day of Round 2

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April 8, 2019

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Kuala Lumpur: Seven teams remain in contention for three places in the last eight on the last day of action in Round 2 of the AFC Women's Olympic Football Tournament Qualifiers on Tuesday.

With the all three groups going down to the wire, the-AFC.com looks at the state of play in Mandalay, Tashkent and Doha, ahead of what promises to be a drama-filled Matchday Three.

GROUP C

In contention: Chinese Taipei, Islamic Republic of Iran, Philippines
Eliminated: Palestine
Fixtures: Chinese Taipei v Islamic Republic of Iran, Philippines v Palestine

A stunning four-goal turnaround to beat Philippines 4-2 on Saturday means Chinese Taipei hold the keys in Doha, and six points from a possible six thus far means one more point on Tuesday will confirm progression to the last eight for Kazuo Echigo's side.

While Chinese Taipei are in the driver's seat, Islamic Republic of Iran's stunning 9-0 win over Palestine means Maryam Azmoun's side will have a say in the final outcome themselves. The goal difference accrued in Saturday's victory means Team Melli will leapfrog their East Asian opponents with three points Grand Hamad Stadium......


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