VN strive to be present at Futsal World Cup final round

Viet Nam made a earthquake at the Asian Football Confederation Futsal Championship, knocking out reigning champion Japan in the quarter-final round yesterday in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Vietnamese players celebrate a goal scored in a quarter-final match against Japan at the AFC Futsal Championship yesterday. Viet Nam made a bang with a penalty shoot-out victory. — Photo the-afc.com Considered an underdog compared to their rivals, Viet Nam gave an outstanding performance coming from behind to level the result at 4-4 during extra time. The match was decided with a penalty shootout and forward Phung Trong Luan sent Viet Nam to the first-ever…... [read more]

This is the third goal of striker Minh Tri at the match against Guatemala.Previously, the Vietnam futsal team won the fair play award following their impressive performance at the 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup. Vietnam only received four yellow cards during four matches and they earned a ticket to compete in the round of 16 of the event.Vietnam beat Guatemala 4-2 and lost to Paraguay and Italy 1-7 and 0-2 in the group round. In the round of 16, Vietnam lost to Russia 0-7.Vietnam’s futsal team are fully preparing to compete at the Southeast Asian tournament, which is scheduled to…... [read more]

The Vietnamese, standing at the 44th place in the world’s futsal rankings, were not frightened by the rivals that are 35 notches higher than them, as they challenged each other in the encounter in Uzbekistan.The teams drew 4-4 after 50 minutes, including extra time, and thus went on for a showdown in the six-meter penalty shootout, an equivalent of the 11-meter penalty in association football (soccer).The brave Vietnamese men eventually won 2-1 in the shootout, securing the historic ticket to the 2016 Futsal World Cup, to be held in Colombia from September 10 to October 1.According to FIFA, the top five…... [read more]

The purchase happened in the context that the Vietnamese team has just successfully earned a place to participate in the tournament. The tournament is going to be held from September 11 to October 2 in Colombia. K+, which is VSTV’s brand name, is going to broadcast all 52 games of the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2016 on both TV and mobile. K+ currently broadcasts two football tournaments namely the English Premier League and the La Liga.Le Chi Cong, general director of VSTV, said that the operator also has prepared programmes that accompany the tournament in order to help viewers better understand…... [read more]

The VN futsal team won the fair play award following their impressive performance at the 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup. VN futsal team VN only received four yellow cards during four matches and they earned a ticket to compete in the round of 16 of the event. VN beat Guatemala 4-2 and lost to Paraguay and Italy 1-7 and 0-2 in the group round. In the round of 16, VN lost to Russia 0-7. The tournament wrapped up in Colombia yesterday, with Argentina claiming the title after defeating Russia 5-4. Iran took third place after a 4-3 penalty shootout win…... [read more]

The Vietnamese team were confident going into the match, hoping to continue their momentum from Monday’s 4-2 triumph over Guatemala, but wound up conceding to Paraguay in a 1-7 loss.The Paraguayans took the lead in the third minute and their goalie, Gimenez, left the Vietnamese without an opportunity to convert, leading to Paraguay walking away from the first half ahead 5-0, with an own goal by Long Vu in the 13th minute.Vietnam conceded two more goals in the second half, before Tran Van Vu netted a shot in the Paraguayan goal just seconds before the game ended.After two games, Paraguay took second place…... [read more]

Vietnam have been placed in Group C along with Italy, Paraguay and Guatemala at the upcoming 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup, according to the team grouping held in Colombia on May 20.The world’s largest futsal event, scheduled to take place from September 10 to October 1, will bring together a total of 24 teams, with Colombia automatically qualifying as hosts and the other 23 teams qualifying from six separate continental competitions.Another representative of Southeast Asia, Thailand join Russia, Egypt and Cuba in Group B, while Group A is made up of Colombia, Portugal, Uzbekistan and Panama.Group D sees the presence…... [read more]

Vietnam created a seismic event at the ongoing Futsal World Cup in Colombia on September 11 as they performed beyond expectation, trouncing Guatemala 4-2 in the opener of Group C.As World Cup newbies, Vietnamese players were under no pressure and played comfortably against three-time World Cup participants Guatemala.Minh Tri was the man of the match, contributing a hattrick to Vietnam’s four-goal tally, with one in the first half and two in the latter twenty minutes.The remaining goal was scored by Tran Van Vu, who successfully converted a late penalty into a fourth, winning goal for Vietnam.Alongside Minh Tri, goalkeeper Ngo…... [read more]

The official draw of the 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup. (Photo: fifa.com)Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam have been drawn in Group C of the 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup. The draw took place at Medellin’s Plaza Mayor Conference Centre, Colombia on May 20. The team will face Italy, Guatemala and Paraguay in the group. Vietnam will meet Guatemala on September 11 and Paraguay on September 14, with both games in Cali city, and Italy on September 17 in Bucaramanga city. According to Vietnam’s coach Bruno Garcia, Vietnam aims to reach the quarterfinals. The Cup, which features 24 teams, will take place…... [read more]

Vietnam’s national futsal team were defeated 7-0 by Russia in the round of 16 at the FIFA Futsal World Cup in Medellin, Colombia, on September 21. World No.3 Russia dominated the match, scoring four goals in the first half. In the second half, while Vietnam did create occasional opportunities, Russia secured a routine win with three more goals. Vietnam’s futsal national team made history by reaching the knockout stage of the FIFA Futsal World Cup in its first appearance at the event in Colombia. They secured the berth as one of the best third-placed teams after finishing Group C with…... [read more]