U19 Vietnam thrashes Arsenal 3-0 in London

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s U19 squad convincingly defeated U19 Arsenal in London 3-0 during their first excursion to Europe.

U19 Vietnam, Arsenal, London, UEFA Youth League

Vietnamese striker Cong Phuong contributed two scores, with the opening goal made at the 10th minute in the first half after a transfer from his teammate Xuan Truong, and the second one 10 minutes later thanks to a superb pass of Anh Tuan.

In the second half, local footballers tactically took up a defensive posture under the lead of French coach Graechen Guillaume.

Xuan Truong scored another goal in the 85th minute of the match, clinching the win of 3-0 in favour of Vietnam.

Vietnamese U19 team’s victorious upset made a big surprise as U19 Arsenal is showing outstanding performance at the UEFA Youth League. Arsenal successfully qualified for the 16th round, and is taking the lead in a group of strong rivals - U19 Napoli, U19 Borussia Dortmund, and U19 Marseille.

On February 25, U19 Arsenal trounced U19 Shakhtar Donetsk of Ukraine 3-1 to take a berth to the semi-finals where they play against Barcelona.

Source: VOV

U19 Vietnam, Arsenal, London, UEFA Youth League
 
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