Vietnam to play Japan in U20 futsal champs hinh anh 1Vietnam Football Federation’s head of the Futsal Department, Tran Anh Tu, takes part in the AFC U20 Futsal Championship draw in Thailand on March 30. (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam are in Group B of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U20 Futsal Championship according to a draw held on March 30 in Bangkok, Thailand.

This is the first time a competition for young players is being held in Asia.

Vietnam are in the same group with Chinese Taipei, Indonesia, Tajikistan and Japan.

There are 21 participants divided into four pots.

Group A have six teams, while the rest have five each.

Teams will compete in a round robin format and the two best ones will advance to the quarter-finals.

The championship will be held on May 16-26 in Bangkok.-VNA