YANGON (3 Oct 2019) – The Myanmar national Under-19 team has taken the runners-up spot in the CTFA U19 International Tournament at the Kaohsiung National Stadium.

Other than Myanmar, the other teams in the CTFA U19 International Tournament were taken part by hosts Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong and Gibraltar.

Myanmar opened their campaign with a 1-0 loss to hosts Chinese Taipei before they recovered to beat Gibraltar 2-1 and then thrashed Hong Kong 6-0 on the final matchday.

Chinese Taipei won the tournament after winning all their three matches with Gibraltar coming in third and then Hong Kong at the bottom of the group.

Myanmar are preparing for the AFC U19 qualifiers next month where they have been placed in Group I against Korea Republic, Singapore and China PR.