After 3 days of competition, the Vietnam- Japan International Football Tournament ended today, December 2020 with the host team B. Binh Duong as the champion and U13 PVF as the runner- up.
Attendances in the closing ceremony: Mr Yamada Takio- The Japanese Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan to Vietnam. Mr Vo Van Minh- Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chief of Binh Duong Provincial People’ Council; Mr Nguyen Van Hung- Chairman of IDC Becamex Coporation; Mr Le Phu Hoa- Director of Binh Duong External Affairs; Mr Nguyen Khoa Hai- Director of Binh Duong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Ms. Nguyen Thuy Trang- VFF Southern Chief Representative; Mr Vu Duc Thanh- Chairman of Binh Duong Football Federation; Mr Sakai Yoichiro- Head of Tokyu Corporation Representative office in Vietnam; Mr Oh Dongkun- CEO of Becamex Tokyu Limited Company; Mr Onuma Minoru- Head of Binh Duong Group of Japanese Enterprises Association in Vietnam; Mr Nguyen Hoan Vu- deputy CEO of Becamex IDC; Mr Ando Toshiki- Director of Vietnam- Japan Foundation Center; Mr Hasegawa Yukio- Deputy Tournament Organizers. Mr Ho Hong Thach- Deputy Tournament Organizers; Mr Lee Hong Cuong- CEO of Binh Duong Football Club Joint Stock Company.
On the morning of December 20, the Final between B. Binh Duong and PVF and the third place playoff between Juventus Academy and Binh Dinh took place. Both matches were extremely competitive and aggressive and the final results were the same 0-0 draw in the two official halves, thence the penalty shootout was needed to determine the winner.
In the third place playoff, the young team from Juventus Academy won 5- 3 in the penalty shootout against Binh Dinh, thereby in the end ranking the third. Meanwhile, B. Binh Duong won against PVF by 4 to 3 to become the Champion and PVF ranks the second.