SEA Games fixture list released
Saturday, July 29, 2017
The National Football Association of Brunei Darussalam (NFABD) would like to announce the fixture list for the national Under-22 football team at the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games.
Brunei will start their five-team Group A campaign at the 29th edition of the biennial Games against Malaysia on August 14 at the iconic 55,000-capacity Shah Alam Stadium and take on Myanmar at the UiTM Stadium in Shah Alam on August 18.
Kwon Oh-sonís men face Laos at the UM Arena Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on August 21 before ending their group stage play against Singapore on August 23 at the Selayang Municipal Council Stadium on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur.
The top two teams will progress to the semi-finals which will be played on August 26.
The same team competed at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-23 Championship qualifiers in Myanmar earlier this month where they lost 4-1 to Myanmar and 3-0 to Singapore.
Group B is comprised of Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, defending champions Thailand, Timor Leste and Vietnam.
Myanmar were silver medalists at the last edition of the SEA Games in Singapore while Vietnam were third.
Thailand beat Myanmar 3-0 while Vietnam went past Indonesia 5-0 to claim bronze.