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2020 AFC Cup: Yangon United 1-0 Hougang United: A narrow win for the home side

2020 AFC Cup: Yangon United 1-0 Hougang United: A narrow win for the home side

Yangon United snatched a 1-0 victory over Hougang United in matchday 3 of the 2020 AFC Cup group F.

Yangon United took advantage of the home ground well and put pressure on Hougang United’s defence in the first minutes. The first goal-scoring opportunity came to the home side in the 10th minute with a shot by Ernest Barfo from the edge of the 5-yard box, which was assisted by the lovely cross by Maung Maung Lwin.

That was also the best chance created in the first half, which ended with a 0-0 scoreboard.

The home team kept on dominating the game in the second part of the game and continuously creating chances after chances. And the first goal came late in the 81st minute with a shot from inside the box by substitute Than Paing.

Hougang United were unable to find an equalizing goal and excepted a 0-1 defeat.