2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship

The 2014 AFF U19 Youth Championship or AFF U-19 Nutifood Cup 2014 held from 5 to 13 September 2014, hosted by Vietnam. 5 members of the ASEAN Football Federation have registered to take part in the competition, these being hosts Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia and Myanmar. Japan have also accepted an invitation to take part.[1][2]

2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship
Giải vô địch bóng đá U19 Đông Nam Á 2014
Tournament details
Host country Vietnam
CityHanoi
Dates5–13 September
Teams6[1] (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Japan (1st title)
Runners-up Vietnam
Third place Thailand
Fourth place Myanmar
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored37 (3.7 per match)
Top scorer(s)Japan Masaya Okugawa
Thailand Sittichok Kannoo (3 goals)
2013
2015

This is the 5th time that Vietnam was host the championship with all matches set to take place in the Mỹ Đình National Stadium, Hanoi, in Northern Vietnam. Previous editions hosted by Vietnam have all been played in Ho Chi Minh City in the South of the country.

Teams edit

The following teams competed in the tournament as preparation for the 2014 AFC U-19 Championship that was played a month later. Japan are an invited team from outside the region. Two groups of three sides were drawn in early June.[3]

Venues edit

Standings and results edit

All times are local (UTC+07:00)

Key to colours in group tables
Group winners and runners-up advance to the Semi-finals

Group A edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Myanmar 2 2 0 0 5 1 +4 6
  Thailand 2 1 0 1 7 4 +3 3
  Indonesia 2 0 0 2 2 9 −7 0
Source: [citation needed]
Indonesia  2–6  Thailand
Alqomar   40'
Martinus   65'
Report Patiphan   34'
Atthawit   43', 59'
Sittichok   69', 78'
Piyapong   89'

Thailand  1–2  Myanmar
Nopphon Ponkam   87' Report Aung Thu   47'
Htike Htike Aung   63'

Myanmar  3–0  Indonesia
Nyein Chan Aung   19'
Maung Maung Soe   32', 64'
Report

Group B edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Japan 2 2 0 0 7 5 +2 6
  Vietnam 2 1 0 1 3 3 0 3
  Australia 2 0 0 2 3 5 −2 0
Source: [citation needed]
Vietnam  1–0  Australia
Nguyễn Công Phượng   88' Report

Australia  3–4  Japan
Galloway   14'
Ascroft   51'
Skapetis   90' (pen.)
Report Ochi   44'
Okugawa   45+1', 58'
Takagi   90+3'

Japan  3–2  Vietnam
Ideguchi   57'
Nakano   84'
Kaneko   88'
Report Nguyễn Văn Toàn   22'
Nguyễn Công Phượng   90' (pen.)

Knockout stage edit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
11 September 2014 – Hanoi
 
 
  Japan2
 
13 September 2014 – Hanoi
 
  Thailand1
 
  Japan1
 
11 September 2014 – Hanoi
 
  Vietnam0
 
  Myanmar1
 
 
  Vietnam4
 
Third place play-off
 
 
13 September 2014 – Hanoi
 
 
  Thailand1
 
 
  Myanmar0

Semi-finals edit

Japan  2–1  Thailand
Okugawa   3'
Nakano   38'
Report Sittichok   86'

Third place play-off edit

Thailand  1–0  Myanmar
Patiphan   90+1' Report

Final edit

Japan  1–0  Vietnam
Omotehara   69' Report

Winner edit

2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship Winners
 
Japan
1st title

Goalscorers edit

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

References edit

  1. ^ a b Đồng, Đức. "Việt Nam đăng cai giải U19 Đông Nam Á". Thethao.vnexepress.net (in Vietnamese). Retrieved 17 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Vietnam to host AFF U19 Youth Championship". Vietnamnet English. Vietnamnet English. 2014-03-06. Archived from the original on 2014-03-09. Retrieved 2014-03-06.
  3. ^ "U19 Vietnam to play six friendlies in Japan". Vietnamnet English. Vietnamnet English. 2014-06-04. Archived from the original on 2014-06-04. Retrieved 2014-06-04.

External links edit