CHENGDU, China (Kyodo) Japan’s female national soccer team thrashed Thailand 4-0 to make it two wins out of two at the Women’s Asian Cup on Saturday.

Norio Sasaki’s team, 8-0 winners over Myanmar in their opening Group A game on Thursday, will advance to the semifinals if North Korea beats Myanmar.

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