Suwon beats Zobahan 2-1 to reach ACL semifinals

BY foxsports • September 28, 2011

Mato Neretljak's extra-time penalty led South Korean club Suwon Bluewings to a 2-1 victory at Iran's Zobahan on Wednesday to reach the Asian Champions League semifinals.

Zobahan led after 50 minutes through midfielder Mohammad Ghazi before defender Sang-Min Yang headed home a 78th-minute equalizer to send the quarterfinal match at the Foolad Shahr Stadium into extra time.

Neretljak capped the visitors' rally by scoring the 99th-minute penalty winner to clinch a 3-2 aggregate victory after the pair had drawn 1-1 in the first leg.


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