The 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia came to a close on the 2nd of September 2018, with the Soccer tournament seeing a fiercely contested final. The match was between Japan and Korea Republic, with Japan taking the victory after a closely contested match.
The buildup to the match was an intense one, with both teams playing some thrilling games in the leadup to the final. Japan had made it to their first Asian Games final in 20 years, while Korea Republic had already won the title twice before, in 1998 and 2002. Both teams were determined to gain the gold medal, and the game was expected to be a closely contested one.
The game was a closely contested one, with Japan and Korea Republic both giving each other some tough battles. Japan had a slight advantage during the game, with them leading at the half-time mark 1-0. They continued to dominate in the second half though, with further goals coming from Takumi Minamino and Yuki Kobayashi, to take the score line to 4-1. Korea Republic were able to score a second goal in the 74th minute, but it was too late in the day for them to mount a comeback.
In the end, Japan won the match 4-2, claiming their first gold medal in 20 years. Both fans and players alike were delighted with the victory, and it will be remembered for years to come.
The 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia was an exciting tournament, and the final match between Japan and Korea Republic was a thrilling one. In the end, it was Japan who came out victorious, claiming their first gold medal in 20 years. Congratulations to Japan on a successful tournament!