2012 AFF U-19 Youth Championship
The 2012 AFF U-19 Youth Championship was held from 2 September to 8 September 2012, hosted by Vietnam. All games were played at the Thong Nhat Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam and Thailand were due to represent the AFF but Thailand withdrew and were replaced by Iran. Australia and Uzbekistan are the other competing nations.
|AFF U19 Preparatory Championship 2012|
|City||Ho Chi Minh City|
|Dates||2 September – 8 September|
|Teams||4 (from 1 confederation)|
|Venue(s)||1 (in 1 host city)|
|Champions||Iran (1st title)|
|Goals scored||29 (3.63 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Alireza Jahanbakhsh|
Sardar Azmoun (4 goals)
The competition was held as preparation for the 2012 AFC U-19 Championship.
Standings & ResultsEdit
|Australia||1 – 2||Uzbekistan|
|Antonis 36'||Report||Yusupov 77'
|Iran||2 – 1||Vietnam|
|Report||Phan Dinh Thang 44'|
|Uzbekistan||1 – 2||Iran|
|Sergeev 71'||Report||Azmoun 29'
|Vietnam||0 – 4||Australia|
Dao Duy Khanh 84' (o.g.)
|Australia||1 – 4||Iran|
|Geria 39'||Report||Jahanbakhsh 51', 63' (pen.)
Azmoun 52', 85'
|Uzbekistan||4 – 0||Vietnam|
Pham Hoang Lam 79' (o.g.)
Third place play-offEdit
|Australia||4 – 0||Vietnam|
Woodcock ?', 73'
|2012 AFF U-19 Youth Championship Winners|
- 4 goals
- 2 goals
- 1 goal
- Own goal
- "Iran Take Over Thailand In AFF U19 Tourney". aseanfootball.org. ASEAN Football Federation. 2012-08-02. Retrieved 2012-08-02.