Vietnam in U19 Asia “Group of Death” after draw

(VOV) -Vietnam will compete against strong rivals in Group C at the final round of the U19 Asia Football Tournament 2014, according to a draw held in Myanmar on the evening of April 24.

Group C is described as a “group of death” that includes defending champion Republic of Korea, Japan, and China.

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The final round will face stiff competition from 16 teams namely host Myanmar, Qatar, UAE, Iraq, Iran, Oman, Indonesia, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Japan, China, Australia, the Republic of Korea, Uzbekistan, Thailand, Yemen, and Vietnam.

They are divided into four groups – Group A (Myanmar, Iran, Thailand and Yemen), Group B (Uzbekistan, Australia, UAE and Indonesia), and Group D (Iraq, DPRK, Qatar, and Oman).

They will compete in Myanmar from October 9 to 23 to select the four best squads which will represent Asia at the World U20 Champs in New Zealand from May 30 to June 20, 2015.