Japan Vs Thailand
Japan avenged their opening 1-2 defeat to UAE with a 2-0 win in the reverse fixture. On 13
points, they sit second, behind Saudi Arabia on goal difference. Thailand opted for a flexible 3-5- 2
formation against Saudi Arabia, and were chasing for an equaliser late in the game. The War Elephants
were ultimately undone by another two goals from the Saudis. Kiatisuk SemJapan’s men stay bottom
with just one point to their name. Japan took the first meeting in Bangkok, a 2-0 victory.