Myanmar misses final with big loss to Viet Nam in AFFU-18 Women’s Championship

August 3,2022

THE semi-finals of the 2022 ASE­AN U-18 Women’s Championship continued in Indonesia yester­day, and the Myanmar team lost to Viet Nam 1-4 and missed the final.


The Myanmar team tried to qualify for the final, but missed out and will only have to play the third-place match.


Some core players were not able to participate in the Myan­mar team’s starting lineup.


The Myanmar team tried to control Viet Nam’s attack and played attacking to score a goal. However, mistakes were made in the formation of the attack, so it was not as effective as expected.


The Myanmar team conced­ed only one goal in the first half, but conceded three goals in the second half.


Do Thi An Mai scored the goals for the Vietnamese team in the 27th minute. Ngu Minchuyin In the 58th minute, Tran Natlan in the 64th minute, and Lu Hoen Vem scored in the 90th + 1st min­ute.


Wai Phoo Maung scored an equalizer for the Myanmar team in the 81st minute.

The third-place match and the final will continue on 4 August. — Ko Nyi Lay/GNLM