2009 Myanmar National League

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Myanmar National League 2009 (also MNL Cup Grand Royal 2009) is the inaugural knock-out football tournament of the Myanmar National League. The tournament, held at the Aung San Stadium and the Thuwunna Stadium in Yangon between 16 May and 5 July 2009, was participated by all eight clubs of the newly formed professional league. Yadanabon FC finished in first place, one point ahead of Yangon United FC, in group play. On 5 July 2009, Yadanabon defeated Yangon United in the cup final on penalty kicks, to become the reigning champions of the league.

Teams[edit]

Results[edit]

League standings[edit]

As of 5 July 2009[1]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Yadanabon 7 5 2 0 10 3 +7 17
Yangon United 7 5 1 1 13 6 +7 16
Magway 7 4 1 2 9 5 +4 13
Kanbawza 7 4 0 3 9 5 +4 12
Zeyashwemye 7 2 2 3 8 10 -2 8
Okktha United 7 1 2 4 4 10 -6 5
Southern Myanmar United 7 1 1 5 5 11 -6 4
Delta United 7 1 1 5 4 12 -8 4

Round system[edit]

2009-06-25
16:00
Magway 1 – 2 Yadanabon

2009-07-01
16:00
Magway 0 – 1 Kanbawza

Final[edit]

The 2009 Myanmar National League Cup final was played at 4:00 on 5 July 2009 at the Thuwunna Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. Yadanabon defeated Yangon United on penalty kicks (4-1), after a 2-2 score at the end of regulation and extra time.

2009-07-05
04:00 Local time
Yangon United 2 – 2 (a.e.t.) Yadanarbon
Myo Min Tun Goal 41'
Kyi Lin Goal 56'
(Report) Yan Paing Goal 16'
Tun Tun Win Goal 82'
  Penalties  
Kyaw Don Penalty scored
Kyaw Zaya Win Penalty missed
Missipo Penalty missed
1 – 4 Penalty scored Yan Paing
Penalty scored Kambou
Penalty scored Tun Tun Win
Penalty scored Khin Maung Htun
Thuwunna Stadium, Yangon
Attendance: 40,000 "pressrelease" (PDF). UEFA. 2009-07-05. Retrieved 2009-07-05. 
Myanmar National League Cup
2009 Winners
Myanmar
Yadanarbon F.C.
First Title

Top goalscorers[edit]

As of 5 July 2009
6 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MNL Cup 2009 League Table". Myanmar National League. Archived from the original on 22 May 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-20. 

External links[edit]