2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship

The 2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship was held from 5 September 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 2014
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.

TeamsEdit

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]

VenuesEdit

Hà Nội
Mỹ Đình National Stadium
Capacity: 40,192
 

Standings and resultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+07:00)

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

Group AEdit

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
Indonesia  2 – 6  Thailand
Al-Qomar   40'
Martinus   65'
Report Patiphan   34'
Atthawit   43'59'
Sittichok   69'78'
Piyapong   89'

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

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

Group BEdit

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
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 stageEdit

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

Semi-finalsEdit

Japan  2 – 1  Thailand
Okugawa   3'
Nakano   38'
Report Sittichok   86'
Myanmar  1 – 4  Vietnam
Aung Thu   54' Report Nguyễn Tuấn Anh   30'
Lương Xuân Trường   39'
Nguyễn Văn Toàn   51'
Phan Văn Long   65'

Third place play-offEdit

Thailand  1 – 0  Myanmar
Patiphan   90+1' Report

FinalEdit

Japan  1 – 0  Vietnam
Omotehara   69' Report

WinnerEdit

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

GoalscorersEdit

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

ReferencesEdit

  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. Retrieved 2014-03-06.
  3. ^ "U19 Vietnam to play six friendlies in Japan". Vietnamnet English. Vietnamnet English. 2014-06-04. Retrieved 2014-06-04.

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