Updated  
March, 21 2014 14:00:00

Viet Nam U19 lose another match in London

HA NOI (VNS) — Birmingham U19 came from behind to beat their Vietnamese counterparts 4-2 in a friendly match in England yesterday

Nguyen Cong Phuong and Le Van Son scored a goal each to push Viet Nam ahead just 16 minutes into the match. But Goerge McGee narrowed the gap before the end of the first half.

The second half saw the Vietnamese team lose its focus against the competitive Birmingham.

Liam Truslove levelled the score for his team soon after the second half began. The Vietnamese defenders scored an own goal before Reece Brown netted the fourth goal for the hosts.

It was the last match of the Vietnamese team in England. Earlier, they won one, drew two and lost one match.

Today the team will fly to Belgium, the next leg of their European tour. — VNS

Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce 1    HCM City struggles to control influx of substandard produce

High demand for farm produce and the sheer variety of ways in which it is brought into HCM City from other localities makes quality control a very difficult task, officials say.

Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous Hoi An hosts silken rendezvous

Top craftsmen and women from seven silk villages in Viet Nam will participate in the Viet Nam Silk Culture Day at Hoi An city's Silk Village centre on December 28.

Local art smashes auction record Local art smashes auction record

Days after noted Vietnamese artist Le Pho's View from the Hilltop set a new auction record, art collector Nguyen Minh still has a lingering feeling of regret.

Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners 2    Long Bien Bridge preservation divides planners

Architecture and cultural managers discussed Long Bien Bridge's future at a seminar held on Wednesday in Ha Noi.

Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis Malaysia crush VN in AFF semis

Viet Nam suffered a nightmare yesterday at My Dinh Stadium in Ha Noi as they were knocked out of the ASEAN Football Federation-Suzuki Cup.