SS Khanh Hoa brings home AFF Futsal Cup silver hinh anh 1Sanvinest Sanatech Khanh Hoa players celebrate after scoring. The team won a silver medal at the AFF Fulsal Cup in Thailand on Sunday. (Photo
Hanoi (VNA) - Sanvinest Sanatech Khanh Hoa claimed the silver medal at the ASEAN Football Federation Futsal Cup 2019 held at Terminal 21 in Korat, Thailand on June 23.

The Vietnamese team lost 9-1 to PTT Chonburi Bluewave of the hosts who showed irrepressible power to lift their first ever title.

It was Chonburi Bluewave’s second win over their rivals after beating Khanh Hoa 8-2 in the group stage.

Rudimar Venancio opened the scoring with an easy tap in after six minutes.

Khanh Hoa tried to defend in numbers and waited for a chance to launch a quick counter-attack, but it was Chonburi Bluewave who doubled their lead minutes later through Suphawut Thueanklang.

The host side continued scoring in the second half with a double from Suphawut and goals from Kritsada Wongkaeo, Nattavut Madyalan, Nawin Rattanawongswas, Ronnachai Jungwongsuk and Jirawat Sornwichian.

Khanh Hoa could only score a consolation through Nguyen Quoc Bao three minutes from the end.

In the third-place play-off, Myanmar Imperial University beat Down Town Sport of Cambodia 9-5 to finish in third for the fourth time in their history. - VNA