Vietnam U19 qualify for U20 World Cup 2017

Vietnam's Under-19 squad secured a ticket in the semi-finals of the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) U19 Championship, thereby qualifying for FIFA's U20 World Cup 2017 for the first time in history.

Vietnam celebrates winning Bahrain 1-0 at the Asian Football Confederation's U19 Championship on October 23 (Photo: the-afc.com) The team beat Bahrain 1-0 in the AFC quarter-finals in Manama City on Sunday. The team to compete with Vietnam's U19's in the semi-final on October 27 will be known after the quarterfinal between U19 Japan and U19 Tajikistan on Monday.

The International Federation of Association Football congratulated Vietnam on their qualification for the U20 World Cup.

Source: VOV5