KOBE, FIRST OF ITS GROUP
Iniesta is key again in the triumph of Vissel Kobe in the Asian Champions League
Published:20/02/2020 - 17:19h
Updated:20/02/2020 - 17:19h
Vissel Kobe has started with strength its adventure in the Asian Champions League, and has already two wins in two games. In the last one, Andrés Iniesta was again key, starting the play of the goal that decided the duel
The calendar begins to go up the level in Europe, but in the rest of the world also enjoy of the Champions League. It does already some weeks that the phase of groups of the international competition started in Asia, where already give the first steps on the way to the eliminatory. The FC Barcelona has several legends participating in the tournament, and for the moment only are him arriving good news.
The Vissel Kobe of Andrés Iniesta won again this Wednesday, in which it consolidated like first qualifier of the Group G. The Japanese team visited South Korea to measure to the Suwon and went back home with three points more. His two victories leave him with six and in good position to attain the pass, although it does not have to trust because his next rival, the Guangzhou Evergrande of Paulinho, pretends to contest him the first place.
The manchego went back to show that, even near to fulfil 36 years, keeps on being decisive, since it initiated the played of the definite goal to reach the triumph. A short seconds of the end of the statutory time, the midfield player launched to the attack by left band, and of his desborde was born an assistance of Gotoku Sakai for Kyogo Furuhashi, that annotated and was chosen like better player of the clash.
The group that directs Thorsten Fink, that also had Thomas Vermaelen, has started 2020 with a lot of strength, since it adds two titles in addition to the mentioned plenary in the Champions. The Japanese proclaimed champions in the last months of the Glass of the Emperor and the Supercopa of Japan, what has allowed them codearse with the best clubs of the continent, to which are tuteando without complexes.
The one of Fuentealbilla is one of the leaders of the changing room and carries the bracelet by his experience and sportive performance, since it is able to mark differences every time that it arrives him the balloon. A good proof of them are his three assistances in three parties, since in addition to which contributed in the Supercopa, also gave other two in the victory of the first Asian day in front of the Johor of Malaysia (5-1).
The To the-Sadd of Xavi also is first of group
To the one who also is him seating well the 2020 is to Xavi Hernández and his To the-Sadd, that occupy the first place of the Group D. The qatarís equalise to four points with the To the-Nasr, but can not despistar because the Sepahan follows them to only one of distance. In spite of everything, the egarense has attained that his pupilos move away of the doubts and the irregularity, and after aiming some titles by the way, goes back to compete with solvency by all the trophies that has to his scope.