New Radiant SC star Ali Ashfaq has warned the “best is yet to come” after coming from behind to win the AFC Cup home game against Indian Champions Aizawl FC at National Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
Ali Ashfaq scored a hat-trick against Aizawl FC with a left footer, right footer and a header. Speaking after the match, Ashfaq said that it wasn’t his best performance today. He also warned that his best is yet to come.
“We all had to work very hard as they scored earlier. With the effort from everyone we managed to come back to win”.
It was not my best today. My best is yet to come
Ashfaqs New Radiant is on the top of the table (Group E) with six points from two games. New Radiant won against Aizawl at home today and against Dhaka Abahani at Bangladesh last week. Their next encounter will be against Bengaluru FC on 10th of April at Bangalore.
Ashfaq is playing AFC Cup after a break of five year. Last time he played AFC Cup was in 2013 where his side reached the quarter finals of the tournament. Ashfaq scored two hat-tricks in his last edition of AFC Cup.