The Vietnamese team wins the championship in a football tournament organized by the Czech Senate | Culture – Sports

from vietnam FC Sapa Prague (Photo: VNA)

Prague (VNA) – FC Sapa Praha of Vietnam successfully defended the championship of the annual friendly football tournament organized by the Czech Senate for ethnic communities for the third year after beating Slovakia 2-0 in the final match on June 18.

By keeping his net clean throughout the tournament, Le Kien became the tournament’s best goalkeeper for the second time.

This year, the tournament attracted 24 football teams representing foreign communities in the Czech Republic, including those from Bulgaria, Jordan, Italy, Slovakia, Serbia, Senegal, Romania. Palestine, Togo, Ukraine and Yemen.

According Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Thai Xuan Dung, the tournament is an opportunity to strengthen solidarity between the Vietnamese community in the host country in particular and with other communities in the European country in general. He expressed the hope that through this sporting event, the image of the Vietnamese nation and people will be further improved in the eyes of international friends.

Also on June 18, the eighth edition of the Vietnamese Youth Football Tournament in Laos was launched in Vientiane, with the participation of nine teams. In addition to providing a healthy playground for Vietnamese community in the neighboring country, the tournament is also an opportunity to raise funds for people in need in the country. The final match and closing ceremony are scheduled for July 17.

On June 19, the Vietnam Football Association in Korea (VFAK)-Vietnam Airlines Compatriot Cup 2022 was launched at Cheonan Stadium in Chungcheongnam-do province in the Republic of Korea (RoK), gathering 20 football teams representing Vietnamese who study , work and live. in different localities in the Republic of Korea. The cup went to the compatriot football team from Nghe An province. The tournament was funded by Vietnam Airlines.

Within the framework of the tournament, the Labor Management Council and the Labor Management Office of the Employment Permit System (EPS) organized a booth to provide consultation to Vietnamese guest workers on employment and residence policies. of the Republic of Korea, and gave them advice on solving problems they are facing./.

Helen D. Jessen