Japan stunned and Qatar are the champions of Asia


CNN—Qatar produced the most famous moment in its sporting history Friday after defeating Japan 3-1 in the final of the Asian Cup.

Qatar stun Japan with 3-1 win to be crowned Asian Cup champions. World Cup 2022 hosts upset the odds to win major trophyAli breaks tournament record with ninth goalAlmoez Ali scored a spectacular overhead kick for a record ninth goal of the tournament to set Qatar on their way to a first Asian Cup triumph with a stunning 3-1 win over four-times champions Japan. Ali’s 12th minute strike took him past Ali Daei’s 1996 tally and, combined with a 27th minute strike from Abdulaziz Hatem and a late Akram Afif penalty, helped the Qataris make an emphatic statement...