PANO – The U17 National Football Championship – The Thai Son Nam Cup 2011, will take place at the Nha Trang Grounds of Khanh Hoa Province between July 21st and 30th with participation of 8 teams namely Viettel, Thua Thien- Hue, Saigon Xuan Thanh, Song Lam Nghe An, Hoang Anh Gia Lai, Petimex Dong Thap, present champion SHB Da Nang and hosted by Khataco Khanh Hoa.
The teams will be divided into two groups, A and B to compete in a round robin base to select best two teams from each group for the semi-final round.
The champion will be awarded with VND 100 million in cash, a trophy, golden medal and the roll of honour while the second and third finalists will get VND 60 million and 40 million, respectively.
Besides, some additional awards of VND 5 million each, will be presented to the best player, top scorer, best goalkeeper, and best referee team.
After the opening ceremony on July 21st, two matches between teams in the A group will open, Khatoco Khanh Hoa and Thua Thien Hue at 3.15pm and Viettel and Saigon Xuan Thanh at 5.15pm.
Translated by Van Hieu