Vietnam women win ticket to Asian 2015 finals hinh anh 1The match between Vietnam - Iran (photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam’s women team have secured a ticket to the final of the Asian Football Confederation Women’s U19 Championship in 2017. 

Vietnam, hosts of Group D in the qualification stage, convincingly beat Iran 2-0 in a match on November 6 at the Vietnam Football Federation’s Youth Training Centre field.

With six points after two wins (the previous win over India), Vietnam topped the group and bagged the only ticket to the final round of the continental tournament in China.

Vietnam are the second team to quality, following Uzbekistan, who secured their berth last month. Australia has also earned their ticket after wins over North Mariana Islands and Jordan in Group A.

The winners of the Group C will be announced after actions organized in December. 

They will join the top four teams in 2015’s edition- Japan, the Democratic Republic of Korea, the Republic of Korea and China – who received a direct qualification to the tournament.-VNA