Yangon Region U-25 women’s football team won the trophy for the 2019 U-25 women’s football tourney after beating Kayin State team 3-1 in final match yesterday at Wunna Theikdi Stadium in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
In the third place match earlier yesterday, Shan State team secured the third position by taking victory over Mon State team 2-1 . Among the spectators were Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mhan Win Khaing Than and wife.
Also present at the tourney were Deputy Minister for Health and Sports Dr. Mya Lay Sein and officials, Yangon Region Social Affairs Minister U Naing Ngan Lin, Kayin State Bama National Affairs Minister U Teza Htut Hlaing Htwe and other officials from Sports and Physical Department and Myanmar Football Federation.
The awarding ceremony was held after the third place and final matches. Yin Yin Moe Naing from Yangon Region team won the best goal keeper award while the best defender award was garnered by Nhin Htet Htet Wai from Kayin State team.
Nan Cho Hmwe from Shan State team won the best midfielder and the best striker award was secured by Nan Htet Htet Win from Kayin State team.
The player of the tourney was won by San San Maw from Yangon Region team.
Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker awarded the trophy and K 1.5 million plus individual medals to the winner Yangon Region team.
Next Deputy Minister Dr. Mya Lay Sein awarded K 1 million plus individual medals to the second placed Kayin State team and Yangon Region Social Affairs Minister U Naing Ngan Lin awarded K 700,000 million plus medals to the third placed Shan State team.
—MNA (Translated by Kyaw Zin Lin)