|The national football tournament for U17s will be organised late June in HCM City. — Photo thethaovietnam.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The National U17 Football Championship will be kicked off on June 29 with Đồng Tháp playing Sanatech Khánh Hòa in the opening match at the Thống Nhất Stadium.
The two teams are in Group A with Viettel, FLC Thanh Hóa, Public Security and the hosts. Group B includes PVF, Hà Nội, Hà Tĩnh, Đắk Lắk, SHB Đà Nẵng and Hoàng Anh Gia Lai.
The teams will take part in a round-robin format in the group phase. The two best teams from each group will advance to the semi-finals.
The final is scheduled to be held on July 13 with the winners walking away with VNĐ50 million (US$,200). — VNS