Representatives of football teams at the draw ceremony (Photo: VNA)
This is the biggest football tournament ever of the Vietnamese community in Japan with the participation of 64 teams, which are selected from 83 registered teams.
The tournament was organized by the football association of Vietnamese people in Japan (FAVIJA) under the sponsorship of the Embassy of Vietnam in Japan.
At the draw ceremony, 64 teams were divided into 16 groups. According to the organizers, the qualifier round will take place from March 8th-15th in two stadiums of Hachioji and Tokodai University in Tokyo.
The total value of the award is up to 600,000 yen along with prizes from players from the Vietnamese national football team, such as Nguyen Anh Duc, Nguyen Quang Hai, Pham Thanh Luong.
The tournament aims to strengthen the solidarity among Vietnamese people in Japan and enhance the Vietnam-Japan traditional friendship./.