PHNOM PENH – Vietnam U-23 national team against Thailand U-23 national team in the final match of Group C U-23 2022 AFF Cup. The match at Prince Stadium, Phnom Penh, Tuesday (22/2/2022), night WIB, the match was tight from the first minute .
Vietnam led 1-0 in the first half despite being under pressure from Thailand. In the second half, no additional goals were created so that Vietnam won and won Group C.
The course of the match
Both teams are off to a good start. Thailand and Vietnam took turns to create chances, but both teams were also able to show a pretty solid defense.
However, it didn’t take long for Thailand to master the game. Nipitphon Wongpanya created a golden opportunity in the sixth minute, but the Vietnam goalkeeper managed to overcome it well.
Although quite depressed, Vietnam was able to counterattack several times which was quite dangerous for Thailand. Unfortunately, some opportunities for Vietnam are still able to be well anticipated by Thailand.
Vietnam was finally able to break the deadlock in the 29th minute after Nguyen Trung Thanh was able to tear the Thai goal through his free kick. The Golden Star was winning 1-0 over Thailand.
Despite being left behind, Thailand tried their best to equalize before the first half ended. However, the score 1-0 for Vietnam’s advantage did not change.