Yameen's brilliant display help Valencia edge past Paro FC
Club Valencia secured a 2-1 win in extra time to secure a berth in the AFC Cup play-off where Valencia will take on Bangladesh Premier league club Abahani Limited Dhaka. Abdulla Yameen drew first blood in the game with an incredible 18th minute shot from outside the box curling into the top corner of the net.
Valencia's lead did not last long as Paro Fc hit back in the 18th minute thanks to Maxwell Ellon's power header beating Valencia goalie Tholaal. Both sides struggled for a goal in the second half and the game went into extra time. Veteran Spanish striker Borjas Martin found the net in the 101st minute to take Valencia to the play-off round.