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Vietnam soon meets Thailand at the 2019 SEA Games women's football group stage

Vietnam soon meets Thailand at the 2019 SEA Games women's football group stage

The defending champion Vietnam is in Group B with Thailand and Indonesia at the SEA Games 30th held in late 2019.

Vietnam, the defending champion of the SEA Games women's football, is in the seed group with the host Philippines. And according to the results of the October 15th morning draw in Manila, Mai Duc Chung's students will reunite with the Thai runner-up.

"I believe the Vietnam women's team will reach the final of the SEA Games 30th", VFF Secretary General Le Hoai Anh shared with media after the draw.

The women's football at SEA Games 30th has 6 teams competing, from November 26th to December 9th, on Binan Stadium, Laguna Province and Rizal Memorial Stadium, Manila City.

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The teams are placed in two groups, each group of three teams plays in a circle. The two top teams in each group go on, knockout in the semi-finals, compete for bronze and the final.

Vietnam is currently the champion of SEA Games women's football as well as AFF Cup women. In both finals, the Vietnamese team defeated Thailand. Head coach Mai Duc Chung's team is also ranked number one in Southeast Asia according to FIFA latest ranking.

The specific schedule has not been announced by the organizers.