#Doha: We always put Europe and South America ahead to dominate the Football World Cup. Asian countries have not done anything spectacular in playing the World Cup. But before this, some Asian players like Park Ji Sung, Ali Dae have shown power in the World Cup. This year also several Asian footballers will play in the World Cup from whom surprises can be expected.
All of them are not well known in club football as they have all shown dominance in their domestic leagues. This World Cup will give them an opportunity to establish themselves in European football.
Son Hyung Min: The biggest Asian name in club football today, Son Heungmin. This South Korean winger has been playing for seven years in Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. He was introduced to European football after high school, playing for German club Hamburger SV. Then he never looked back. After winning the Golden Boot in the 2021-22 season, he is currently one of the best players in the world. All eyes of South Korea are on him to create history for his country in Qatar.
Almoez Ali: Currently one of the biggest strikers in Asian club football is Almoez Ali of Qatar. Born in Sudan and raised in Qatar. He was one of the leaders of Qatar’s AFC Asia Cup winning team in 2019. In that tournament, he scored 9 goals in 7 matches and won the Golden Boot and Best Player titles.
Salman Al Faraj: Saudi Arabia’s Salman Al Faraj is one of the best Asians of this generation Playmaker. But he never got a chance to play in a league outside of Saudi Arabia. He currently plays for Al Hilal, one of the strongest clubs in Arabia. This may be the last World Cup for the 33-year-old midfielder. He scored the match-winning goal against Egypt in the 2018 Russia World Cup.
Takehiro Tomiyasu: Japan from There has never been a shortage of footballers playing in Europe, but few have had the success of Takehiro Tomiyasu. He used to play for Bologna in Italy’s Serie A and has been showing his dominance in the Premier League since joining Arsenal last season. Experienced captain Maya Yoshida will play alongside him in Japan’s midfield at the World Cup.
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