Matsuki, who had been critical of his performance in the earlier Group D matches against China PR and Kyrgyz Republic, was at his best against defending champions Saudi Arabia as his brace secured a 2-1 win on Thursday and a quarter-final against Jordan on Sunday.
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“I was disappointed with my performance in the first two matches. I felt like I didn’t play well, and I am glad that has changed now,” said Matsuki. .....