Việt Nam beat Myanmar to qualify for 2022 AFC Asian Futsal Cup

April, 11/2022 - 16:05
Việt Nam beat Myanmar 4-1 in the penalty shootout on Sunday to rank third of the 2022 AFF Futsal Championship and won the last ticket of Southeast Asia to attend the 2022 AFC Asian Futsal Cup.

 

Việt Nam (in red) vs Myanmar in the 2022 AFF Futsal Championship on Sunday. — Photo VFF

HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam beat Myanmar 4-1 in a penalty shootout on Sunday to rank third in the 2022 AFF Futsal Championship and won the last berth for Southeast Asia to attend the 2022 AFC Asian Futsal Cup.

In the 30th minute, Thịnh Phát helped the Vietnamese team take the lead, however, Khin Zaw Lin levelled the score in the dying minutes.

In the penalty shootout, goalkeeper Hồ Văn Ý, one of the top 10 futsal goalkeepers in the world, performed very well, blocking two shots to help Việt Nam win 4-1 eventually.

The 2022 AFC Asian Futsal Cup will take place in Kuwait in October with the participation of 16 Asian teams.

Apart from hosts Kuwait, seven other teams have qualified for the tournament, namely Việt Nam, Lebanon, Bahrain, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Thailand and Indonesia. — VNS

 

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