- U17 Thai Son Nam Cup 2013: Hoang Anh Gia Lai FC got first 3 points.06:58 | 06/07/2013
The opening ceremony of U17 Thai Son Nam Cup 2013 started formally on July 3rd evening. With the representatives: Mr. Nguyen Trong Hy, president of VFF and Cup Head Director, Mr. Nguyen Van Phu, Editorial Director of Bong Da news, Cup Head Organizer, Mr. Mai Dang Trinh, deputy director of Thai Son Nam Company, Mr. Nguyen Nam Hung, permanent member of VFF commitee, Mr. Nguyen Quoc Hung, vice-presient of VFF.
This year, the cup will take place from 3 to 12/7/201, including strongest 8 teams all over Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Hoang Anh Gia Lai, Ha Noi, Dong Thap, Viettel, SHB Da nang, Song Lam Nghe An and Long An. The opening match happened not as expected because of the weather. Heavy rain in the second half made the Thong Nhat statium cannot be played and the matched had to be delayed. July 4th morning, the match between U17 PVF Ho Chi Minh City and u17 Hoang Anh Gia Lai continued and ended with the 1-0 win of Hoang Anh Gia Lai FC. Van Toan (9) with a decisive finish brought first 3 points to the mountains team.
In the remaining match between U17 Ha Noi and U17 Rubber Corp Dong Thap, Dong Thap youngsters controled the match after early minutes. But all of the sudden, Quang Hai (7) took advantage of the defender mistake, dribble through 3 players and curl the ball accurately to the left to score. Taken under the game, U17 Dong Thap moved to more attacking play and after 4 minutes, Phuong Ky (17) equalized 1-1. In the end of first half, U17 Dong Thap defender commited a foul in penalty area, and captain Duy Manh (Ha Noi) easily score, 2-1.
In the second half, there are some remarkable offences among each other, but still no more goals. Winning 2-1 against U17 Rubber Corp Dong Thap, U17 Ha Noi temporarily share the leading of Group A with U17 Hoang Anh Gia Lai.
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