[Update, 11 May 2015: Thailand last night took the title for the AFF Women’s Championship beating Myanmar 3-2.]
The Young Matildas have claimed 3rd place after beating hosts, Vietnam, in the 2015 AFF Women’s U20 Championship in HCMC this afternoon.
At the end of 90 minutes, the scores were tied with three goals each. Then, with just 10 seconds left remaining of the two minutes’ extra time, Vietnam spilled the ball in front of the Aussies’ net and a pouncing Princess Ibini-Isei slammed home the goal to give the Aussies a 4-3 victory.
The Final of the AFF Championship is currently being played between Thailand and Myanmar.
- Princess double gives Australia third spot, ASEAN Football Federation website, 10 May 2015
- Thais beat Myanmar for AFF Women’s Crown, ASEAN Football Federation’s Website, 10 May 2015
- Australia’s senior women’s team, the Westfield Matildas will host Vietnam’s senior team in Australia on Thursday 21 May 2015. Click here for full details.