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In their second match of the tournament, Vietnam's national U19 football team thrashed Guam 4-1. In their opening tie of the competition, Vietnam had enjoyed a 3-0 win over Mongolia.

Following two consecutive wins, Vietnam’s U19 squad sit comfortable on six points.

Despite the strong start, Japan have also recorded a number of resounding wins. Indeed, the Japanese team thrashed Guam 10-0 before inflicting a 9-0 defeat over Mongolia.

With both the Japanese and Vietnamese team on the same number of points, Japan top Group J on goal difference.

 

Going into the tournament Vietnam’s U19s head coach Phillippe Troussier aimed for a place in the final round of the 2020 AFC U-19 Championship.

With regards to the rules of tournament, places in the final round will go to the 11 teams who finish first, whilst the five best second-placed teams will also go through.

In order to secure a place in the finals, the Vietnamese team will have to earn at least a point in their the upcoming match against Japan. VOV

U19s practice, compete to prepare for 2020 Asian champ qualifier

U19s practice, compete to prepare for 2020 Asian champ qualifier

The national U19 team will compete in an international four-side tournament in Thailand on October 8-13.

Vietnam’s U19 draw Thailand in Bangkok Cup 2019

Vietnam’s U19 draw Thailand in Bangkok Cup 2019

Vietnam’s national under-19 football team are set to play local rivals Thailand in the opening match of the Bangkok Cup 2019, a regional under-19 football tournament, which is scheduled to take place from October 10-12.