The U19 Viet Nam team lost to U21 Lierse S.K. 3-1 in a friendly match during their European tour in Belgium, yesterday.— Photo vnmedia HA NOI (VNS) — The U19 Viet Nam team lost to U21 Lierse S.K. 3-1 in a friendly match during their European tour in Belgium, yesterday. Van Toan scored the only goal for the Vietnamese side in the 70th minute. Today, the team will meet players from the Soccer Institute at Montverde Academy, USA. The team beat Arsenal 3-0, drew with Wimbledon 2-2, lost to Tottenham Hotspur 9-0, and Birmingham 2-4 in the UK. After Belgium, they will play other friendly matches in the Netherlands before returning to Viet Nam late next month — VNS … [Read more...] about U19 Viet Nam loses to U21 Lierse S.K.
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U19 Viet Nam.— Photo vtv HA NOI (VNS) — Viet Nam's U19 lost 1-2 in a friendly match with a team of players from Ghana and Belgium's Arsenal JMG Academy in Belgium yesterday. Ghana pocketed one goal in each half of the match before Nguyen Cong Phuong narrowed the result minutes before the final whistle. The Vietnamese had lost 1-3 to the same rivals earlier. The U19 team will play one last match in Belgium on Friday before returning home three days later. Meanwhile, the Viet Nam Football Federation has shortlisted 16 of the best U19 players from the recent national championship with a view to strengthen the current squad. The shortlist will be sent to head coach Graechen Guillume who will make the final decision upon his return to Viet Nam. The U19 team will take part in the Southeast Asian Championship in Myanmar in October. — VNS … [Read more...] about Viet Nam U19 lose friendly match in Belgium
HA NOI (VNS)— Viet Nam held Brunei to a 2-2 draw in the fourth round of the ASEAN Youth Football Championship for the Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy in Brunei yesterday. Striker Nguyen Phong Hong Duy netted the first goal for Viet Nam in the 10th minute. The goal is the second scored by Duy, who nabbed his first goal of the tournament against Indonesia on Wednesday. Viet Nam controlled possession of the ball, while a struggling Brunei found it difficult to mount offensives against their visiting rival. However, the hosts managed to convert an opportunity at the 36th minute, with Vietnamese goal keeper Nguyen Van Toan failing to defend the net. Striker Hoang Thanh Tung hit back in the 50th minute, scoring a second goal for Viet Nam after a skilful steal from Cong Phuong. A reported physical advantage showed as host players out-muscled their Vietnamese rivals in one-on-one clashes. This was followed up by a lively second half performance by the hosts. A narrow miss at the 69th minute … [Read more...] about Viet Nam hold Brunei to draw at ASEAN youth champs
U19 Viet Nam (Red) successfully won a berth at the Asian Football Confederation U-19 Championship in Bahrain next year. — Photo zing.vn HA NOI (VNS) — Viet Nam successfully won a berth at the Asian Football Confederation U-19 Championship in Bahrain next year. The Vietnamese squad yesterday made it four wins after they beat hosts Myanmar 1-0 in the last qualifying round's Group G match at the Youth Training Centre, Yangon City. The score was opened by Ha Duc Chinh in the 20th minute. Pham Trong Hoa, who suffered a knee pain during a training session on Sunday, broke the Myanmar defenders and gave a perfect pass to Chinh who sprinted to the box and shot to goalkeeper Phone Thitsar Min's right corner. It was one of many chances that Chinh received through the first half. Earlier he missed a clear opportunity when he was alone in the box but his kick found the goalie's position. Striker Nguyen Tien Linh tore the net at the 13th mark but it was an offside trap. Viet Nam had … [Read more...] about Viet Nam through to AFC final
Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI -- U19 Việt Nam defeated U19 Guangzhou Evergrande 1-0 in a friendly match in China on September 2. Việt Nam fielded their best players for the match, as Hà Đức Chinh scored the only goal for Việt Nam. Earlier, the team won the KBZ Bank U19 Cup in Myanmar when they defeated the U18 team of Consadole Sapporo 5-4 on penalty shootouts. Việt Nam will play another friendly match in China on September 5. After that, the team will return home to prepare for the final round of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U19 Youth Championships held in Việt Nam from September 11-24. Eleven out of the 12 member teams of the AFF will take part in the tournament, featuring two groups of five and six teams. Việt Nam are in Group A alongside Malaysia, Timor-Leste, Singapore and the Philippines. VNS … [Read more...] about U19 Việt Nam beat U19 Guangzhou Evergrande in friendly match