Pim Verbeek

Special 5 talking points as Saudi Arabia, UAE progress to final round of AFC qualification for 2022 World Cup

5 talking points as Saudi Arabia, UAE progress to final round of AFC qualification for 2022 World Cup

  • Salman Al-Faraj timed his run perfectly after 32 minutes and finished from just inside the area — his second goal came five minutes later, a flick from close range after an incisive move
  • The late Pim Verbeek would have loved the sight of Oman in the third round of qualification, taking on the big boys in the big games
By John Duerden  ·