Vietnam initiated steps in the AFF Cup 2012 with a draw against Myanmar. Had superior first, Vietnam should be satisfied with the final score 1-1.
In the Group A match played at Rajamangala National Stadium, Bangkok, Saturday (24/11/2012) evening local time, Vietnam opened the scoring in minute ke35. Heading Le Tan Tai welcoming corner lodged in the right corner of the goal Myanmar.
Myanmar only able to equalize in the second round. Goals for Myanmar comes through the legs Kyi Lin perfectly executed penalty kick.
With this result, Vietnam and Myanmar both collected 1 point.
The gameIn the first 15 minutes, Vietnam dominated the game. Some of the opportunities they generate but no goals are created.
One opportunity for Vietnam comes from Le Cong Vinh. But the header welcomes a free kick in the 10th minute only to present a corner kick.
Myanmar counter threatened in the 18th minute. Kyi Lin moving from the right side release pass into the penalty box but no players are ready.
Thanh Luong Efforts in the 28th minute was also not given a goal for Vietnam. Kick from outside the penalty box can be stopped by the Myanmar goalkeeper.
Vietnam recently opened the scoring in the 35th minute. Utilizing a corner kick, Le Tan Tai header leads to the right corner of the Myanmar goal.
Entering the second half, Vietnam has a golden opportunity to increase the advantage. But the ball was stretched thin on the left side of Myanmar.
In the 53rd minute, Myanmar got penalty after Kyi Lin dropped in the forbidden box. Kyi Lin, who ran as an executioner successfully carry out their duties and change the score to 1-1.
Vietnam re-pressing. But, Quoc Anh kick in the 68th minute hit the crossbar.
Kyi Lin is really a threat to the defense of Vietnam. Escaped from the defense line, he only to face with goalkeeper Vietnam, Hong Son. But his shot was still able to be driven by the Son.
At the end of the second half, Vietnam almost broke into Myanmar through a free kick. But the ball was able to be pushed over by Si Thu.
Until the fight was over, no more goals were created. Score remained 1-1 until the referee blew the long whistle.