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Late-goal drama as China, Malaysia, Hong Kong win

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China's Yu Dabao grabbed a vital injury-time winner Friday and Malaysia and Hong Kong also had late goals to thank as they took big steps forward in qualifying for the 2015 Asian Cup. 

Chinese and Iraqi players tussle for the ball in the rain during their Asian Cup qualifying match in Changsha, central China's Hunan province on March 22, 2013. A dramatic stoppage-time winner earned China a 1-0 win over 10-man Iraq.

Substitute striker Yu popped up in the third added minute in rain-soaked Changsha to hand China an unconvincing 1-0 win over Iraq and throw a lifeline to embattled coach Jose Antonio Camacho.

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