The National Futsal HDBank Cup started in Vinh City in the central province of Nghe An yesterday.
|The National Futsal HDBank Cup is scheduled to start in Vinh City in the central province of Nghe An yesterday. Photo laodong.vn|
The tournament will feature 10 teams and will be divided into two stages.
The first stage includes Cao Bang, Sanna Khanh Hoa, Quang Nam, Tan Hiep Hung and Thai Son Bac. They will compete in a round-robin format to decide the best three teams that will progress to the second stage.
The second stage includes the three winners of the first stage and the top five teams from this year’s National Futsal HDBank Championships.
The winning team will receive VND200 million (US$8,800), while the runner-up and third place will pocket VND100 million ($4,400) and VND50 million ($2,200), respectively.
The tournament is organised by the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) and Vietnam Football Federation (VFF), and sponsored by HD Bank.
Vietnam got a 4-2 victory over Malaysia in the last group stage match of the HDBank AFF Futsal Championship Southeast Asia on Wednesday, at Phu Tho Stadium in HCM City.
Vietnam and Indonesia played out a goalless draw in group B of the HDBank AFF Futsal Championship Southeast Asia held on Tuesday at Phu Tho Stadium in HCM City.