DPR KOREA LIFT THIRD AFC U-14 GIRLS' REGIONAL TITLE
Beijing: DPR Korea won the AFC U-14 Girls’ Regional Championship for the East zone for the third straight time after beating Japan 3-0 in Sunday’s final while Korea Republic finished third-place following their 4-2 victory over Chinese Taipei.
The North Koreans also won the MVP and Top Scorer accolades through prolific striker Won Hyang-son who scored a whopping 15 goals in her side’s five games throughout the campaign.
THE WINNERS Champions: DPR Korea Runners-Up: Japan 3rd Place: Korea Republic Fair Play: Chinese Taipei MVP: Won Hyang-son (DPR Korea No. 15) Top Goal Scorer: Won Hyang-son (DPR Korea No. 15) - 15 Goals
FINAL MATCH Japan 0-3 DPR Korea Scorers: Jo Yu-jong (8’), Won Hyang-son (43’), Ri Hak (51’), Referee: Tian Jin (China PR)