2010 AFC U-19 Championship

The 2010 AFC U-19 Championship was the 36th edition of the tournament organized by the Asian Football Confederation.

2010 AFC U-19 Championship
2010年亚足联U19青年锦标赛
Tournament details
Host countryChina
Dates3–17 October
Teams16 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions North Korea (3rd title)
Runners-up Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played31
Goals scored78 (2.52 per match)
Attendance366,931 (11,836 per match)
Top scorer(s)Australia Kerem Bulut (7 goals)
Best player(s)North Korea Jong Il-Gwan
2008
2012

Qualification for the tournament started in October 2009 with the finals tournament being hosted in October 2010.[1]

The AFC recommended China as the host for the 2010 AFC U-19 Championship Finals, which was subject to approval on 9 February 2010[2] and confirmed the hosting right's and finals venue of Zibo on 18 February 2010.[3] The top four teams qualified for the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Host cities and venuesEdit

Cities Venues Capacity
Zibo Zibo Sports Center Stadium 45,000
Linzi Linzi Stadium 14,000

Qualification CompetitionEdit

QualifiersEdit

DrawEdit

The draw for the AFC U-19 Championship 2010 was held on 9 May 2010 in Zibo, China.

Pot 1 (Host & Seeds) Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4

  China PR
  United Arab Emirates
  Uzbekistan
  South Korea

  Australia
  North Korea
  Saudi Arabia
  Japan

  Iran
  Thailand
  Iraq
  Jordan

  Syria
  Yemen
  Vietnam
  Bahrain

SquadsEdit

Group stageEdit

All times are China Standard Time (CST) - UTC+08:00.

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  China PR 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7
  Saudi Arabia 3 2 0 1 3 3 0 6
  Syria 3 1 0 2 1 3 −2 3
  Thailand 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1
China PR  3–1  Saudi Arabia
Tan Tiancheng   3'
Wu Lei   14'65'
Report Majrashi   9'
Attendance: 31,000

Thailand  0–1  Syria
Report Kalaji   71'
Attendance: 20,100
Referee: Masaaki Toma (Japan)

Syria  0–2  China PR
Report Jin Jingdao   4'90+4'

Saudi Arabia  1–0  Thailand
Dagriri   83' Report
Attendance: 5,000

China PR  1–1  Thailand
Zhu Jianrong   75' Report Pattana   35'
Attendance: 23,000

Syria  0–1  Saudi Arabia
Report Al-Fahmi   41'
Attendance: 10,315
Referee: Mohsen Torky (Iran)

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Uzbekistan 3 3 0 0 4 0 +4 9
  North Korea 3 2 0 1 5 1 +4 6
  Bahrain 3 1 0 2 2 4 −2 3
  Iraq 3 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0
Uzbekistan  1–0  North Korea
Abdukholiqov   64' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 10,112

Iraq  1–2  Bahrain
Abas   44' Report Al Amer   50'
Bahjat   56' (o.g.)
Attendance: 8,230
Referee: Tan Hai (China)

North Korea  3–0  Iraq
Jang Kuk-chol   14'
Jang Song-hyok   45' (pen.)
Pak Song-Chol   90+4'
Report

Bahrain  0–1  Uzbekistan
Report Smolyachenko   17'
Attendance: 7,865

Uzbekistan  2–0  Iraq
Bakhritdinov   45'
Mirzayev   90'
Report
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Masaaki Toma (Japan)

Bahrain  0–2  North Korea
Report Ri Hyong-jin   56'
Pak Song-Chol   77'

Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Japan 3 3 0 0 9 1 +8 9
  United Arab Emirates 3 1 1 1 5 2 +3 4
  Vietnam 3 1 0 2 2 9 −7 3
  Jordan 3 0 1 2 1 5 −4 1
United Arab Emirates  1–2  Japan
Khalil   90' Report Rashid   53' (o.g.)
Ibusuki   90+1'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Mohsen Torky (Iran)

Vietnam  2–1  Jordan
Lê Quốc Phương   55'
Sariweh   72' (o.g.)
Report Za'tara   37'
Attendance: 9,800

Japan  4–0  Vietnam
Musaka   8'
Usami   45'77'90'
Report
Attendance: 8,000

Jordan  0–0  United Arab Emirates
Report
Attendance: 2,000

United Arab Emirates  4–0  Vietnam
Khalil   6'23'27'
Abdulrahman   77' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 20,000

Jordan  0–3  Japan
Report Nagai   49'83'
Ibusuki   76'
Attendance: 4,728

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Australia 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 7
  South Korea 3 2 1 0 3 0 +3 7
  Iran 3 1 0 2 2 5 −3 3
  Yemen 3 0 0 3 1 7 −6 0
South Korea  2–0  Iran
Ji Dong-won   39'
Jung Seung-yong   54'
Report
Attendance: 9,280

Australia  4–1  Yemen
Danning   14'
Bulut   26' (pen.)
McGowan   30'
Fletcher   83'
Report Al-Baidhani   2'
Attendance: 8,432

Iran  0–3  Australia
Report Amini   39'
Bulut   60'
Antonis   88'
Attendance: 8,761
Referee: Tan Hai (China)

Yemen  0–1  South Korea
Report Ji Dong-won   15'
Attendance: 9,037

South Korea  0–0  Australia
Report

Yemen  0–2  Iran
Report Rezaei   59'88' (pen.)
Attendance: 6,746

Knockout StagesEdit

All times are China Standard Time (CST) - UTC+08:00.

Knockout MapEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
11 October - Zibo
 
 
  China PR0
 
14 October - Zibo
 
  North Korea2
 
  North Korea2
 
11 October - Linzi
 
  South Korea0
 
  Japan2
 
17 October - Zibo
 
  South Korea3
 
  North Korea3
 
11 October - Zibo
 
  Australia2
 
  Uzbekistan1
 
14 October - Zibo
 
  Saudi Arabia2(a.e.t.)
 
  Saudi Arabia0
 
11 October - Linzi
 
  Australia2
 
  Australia4(a.e.t.)
 
 
  United Arab Emirates2
 

Quarter-finalsEdit

China PR  0–2  North Korea
Report Jong Il-gwan   51'
Pak Song-Chol   53'
Attendance: 30,000

Uzbekistan  1–2 (a.e.t.)  Saudi Arabia
Abdullayev   6' Report Otayf   83'
Al-Johani   96'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Mohsen Torky (Iran)

Japan  2–3  South Korea
Ibusuki   14'30' (pen.) Report Kim Kyung-jung   31'
Hwang Do-yeon   45'
Jung Seung-yong   45+2'
Attendance: 3,560

Australia  4–2 (a.e.t.)  United Arab Emirates
Bulut   6'
Amini   48'
Leckie   92'
Fletcher   104'
Report Khalil   23' (pen.)84'

Semi-finalsEdit

North Korea  2–0  South Korea
Jong Il-gwan   45'
Ri Hyok-chol   79'
Report
Attendance: 15,000

Saudi Arabia  0–2  Australia
Report Bulut   69'74' (pen.)
Attendance: 5,430
Referee: Masaaki Toma (Japan)

FinalEdit

North Korea  3–2  Australia
Jong Il-gwan   10'43'89' Report Bulut   24'30'
Attendance: 31,145
Referee: Tan Hai (China)

WinnersEdit

 2010 AFC Youth Championship Winners 
 
North Korea
Third title

AwardsEdit

Most Valuable Player Top Scorer
  Jong Il-gwan   Kerem Bulut

GoalscorersEdit

7 goals
6 goals
5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
1 own goal

Countries to participate in 2011 FIFA U-20 World CupEdit

Top-4 team qualified for 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit