Iran Wins 2022 CAFA U-19 Championship
- August, 13, 2022 - 08:37
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran claimed the title of the 2022 CAFA U-19 Championship Friday night.
The Iranian team, headed by Samad Marfavi, defeated Tajikistan 4-0 thanks to goals from Amin Hazbavi, Saeid Saharkhizan, Amir Reza Eslamtalab and Amir Shahim.
Iran had defeated Afghanistan 4-1 and were held against Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan in the competition.
Uzbekistan won the first edition in 2016 and Iran claimed the title in the second edition held in 2019.
The CAFA Junior Championship is an international football competition in Central Asia for the member nations of the Central Asian Football Association (CAFA).