Thailand to host AFC U16 Group G qualifiers (6 August 2009)

KUALA LUMPUR: Thailand will host the AFC U-16 Championship Group G qualifiers from October 9 to 19 at the Royal Thai Army Stadium in Bangkok.

Korea Republic, Vietnam, DPR Korea, Cambodia, Myanmar and the hosts will vie to qualify for the finals from this group.

Korea Republic will kick-off the action against Myanmar on the opening day, followed by the matches between Thailand and Cambodia and Vietnam and DPR Korea.

There are eight qualifying groups, with groups A-G containing six teams and Group H comprising three.

The top two teams from Groups A-G advance to the finals while only the top team from Group H qualify. Also qualifying will be the best third-placed team from Groups A-G.