2012 AFF U-16 Youth Championship

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2012 AFF U-16 Youth Championship
Tournament details
Host country Laos
City Vientiane
Dates 2 June – 8 June
Teams 4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Japan (1st title)
Runners-up  Australia
Third place  Laos
Fourth place  Thailand
Tournament statistics
Matches played 8
Goals scored 27 (3.38 per match)
Top scorer(s) Japan Ryoma Watanabe (3)
2011
2013

The 2012 AFF U-16 Youth Championship is an international football tournament that was held from 2 June to 8 June 2012, hosted by Laos for the second time.[1]

This year's edition will feature four nations. Laos and Thailand representing the AFF and guests Australia and Japan who are invited as all four nations have qualified for the 2012 AFC U-16 Championship to be played later in the year. All four teams will play in a roudn robin group with the top two meeting in a final and the bottom two playing off for 3rd place.

Standings & Results[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Japan 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 7
 Australia 3 2 1 0 8 5 +3 7
 Laos 3 1 0 2 3 6 −3 3
 Thailand 3 0 0 3 2 8 −6 0

2 June 2012
16:00
Australia  1 – 1  Japan
Iredale Goal 49' Report Miyoshi Goal 44'
New Laos National Stadium, Vientiane
Referee: Mohamed Yazeen Buhari (Singapore)

2 June 2012
19:00
Laos  1 – 0  Thailand
Kettavong Goal 59' Report

4 June 2012
16:00
Japan  3 – 0  Thailand
Watanabe Goal 2' Goal 45'
Aoyama Goal 65'
Report
New Laos National Stadium, Vientiane
Referee: Steve Supresencia (Philippines)

4 June 2012
19:00
Laos  2 – 3  Australia
Kettavong Goal 50'
Dalavong Goal 81'
Report Lap Goal 62'
McDonald Goal 72'
Calver Goal 88'

6 June 2012
16:00
Australia  4 – 2  Thailand
Warland Goal 10'
Hanna Goal 15'
Lap Goal 21'
Da Silva Goal 87'
Report Miprathang Goal 27'
Sitthichok Goal 65'

6 June 2012
19:00
Laos  0 – 3  Japan
Report Sugimori Goal 80'
Watanabe Goal 84'
Kawata Goal 90'
New Laos National Stadium, Vientiane
Referee: Mohamed Yazeen Buhari (Singapore)

Third place play-off[edit]

8 June 2012
16:00
Thailand  0 – 3  Laos
Report Tonglim Goal 75'
Thammada Goal 90+1'
Sandala Goal 90+5'
New Laos National Stadium, Vientiane
Referee: Steve Supresencia (Philippines)

Final[edit]

8 June 2012
19:00
Australia  1 – 3  Japan
Da Silva Goal 8' Report Miyamoto Goal 17'
Kawata Goal 80'
Miyoshi Goal 90+2'
New Laos National Stadium, Vientiane
Referee: Yazeen Buhari (Singapore)

Winner[edit]

 2012 AFF U-16 Youth Championship Winners 

Japan
First title

Goalscorers[edit]

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
Own goal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Regional U21 champs to be re-organised". Vietnamnet English. 19 October 2011. Retrieved 1 June 2012.