Women's team selected as winner of first round of EAFF E-1 Championship

2018-09-11 17:32:11
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The first Women’s Football Team of Mongolia became a winner of the first preliminary round of the East Asian Football Federation E-1 Football Championship. Head of the team O.Tsasan-Okhin was named as the best player as well.

Coached by Ts.Ganbold, the Women’s team drew 0-0 with Congo Team, leading the section with seven point. Mongolian U16 Girls’ team makes up the most of the Women’s team of Mongolia. They will compete in the first preliminary round of the EAFF U16 Girl’s Tournament, to be hosted in Mongolia on September 15-23. The tournament will be competed by teams from Laos, India, Hong Kong and Pakistan.

The Women’s National Team is now practicing to compete for the qualification round of the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games. Although the venue has not been decided yet, the tournament will be held among teams from Mongolia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan and Tajikistan on November 4-13.

The Second round of the EAFF E-1 Football Championship will took place in Guam in December, in which Mongolian National team will play against teams from China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.