- Kick off qualifying of National Student Football Tournament 2013: Ho Chi Minh City Region.16:05 | 16/10/2013
In the morning of October 15th 2013, the qualifying of National Student Football Tournament 2013 was officially kicked off at Ton Duc Thang University’s football pitch ( dist.7- Ho Chi Minh City).
This year, National Student Football Tournament attracts 8 strong teams from universities in Ho Chi Minh City and neighborhood as Dong Nai, Tay Ninh, Binh Phuoc, Ba Ria – Vung Tau. 8 teams will be divided into 2 groups, group A: Saigon Technology University, Ho Chi Minh City University of Transportation, Ton Duc Thang University ( the host) and Lac Hong University; Group B: Banking University Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City University of Agriculture and Sylviculture, Technical Training University of Ho Chi Minh City and Ho Chi Minh City University of Physical education and sports.
This tournament lasts from October 15th to October 25th 2013, 4 strongest teams will be selected to represent area competing in Thua Thien Hue from October 24th to December 5th 2013. In the first match of group A Saigon Technology University wins 3-2 over Lac Hong University ( Dong Nai). After the opening ceremony, the host lost 1-2 against Ho Chi Minh City University of Transportation.
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