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Forward Osako did the damage in the second half by scoring the first goals conceded by Iran in the tournament [Suhaib Salem-Reuters]

Japan beats Iran to reach Asian Cup football final

Japan will play for a record fifth Asian Cup title after beating Iran 3-0 to reach the final.
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz warned of toothy predators after reaching the Asian Cup semi-finals, but the shock exits of South Korea and Australia suddenly make “Team Melli” clear title favourites.

Advantage Iran at Asian Cup as ‘big sharks’ lack bite

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz warned of toothy predators after reaching the Asian Cup semi-finals, but the shock exits of South Korea and Australia suddenly make “Team Melli” clear title favourites.
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