AFC – KUALA LUMPUR, As the 24 teams battle for the Continental crown in January, goals will be the most valuable currency.
The-AFC.com kicks off our weekly Asian Cup UAE 2019 series ’10 of the Best’ with a look at target men whose nations will rely on to deliver the goals.
Sardar Azmoun – Islamic Republic of Iran
For years touted as the Islamic Republic of Iran’s “golden boy”, Sardar Azmoun will turn 24 just before the AFC Asian Cup starts and now is the time for him to step to the fore.
The Russia-based forward has an excellent scoring record for Team Melli and netted twice in four games in Australia four years ago.