Oct 22, 2001, 12:01 AM
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take Malaysia hosts champions, emerge Korea South :football Asian bronze champions emerged Korea South Favorites -- IRNA 22, Oct Lumpur, Kuala beating after Championship Football Schools' Asian 29th the in ,(KLFA) Stadium Football Lumpur Kuala the at finals the in 3-1 Thailad .night Sunday on here from km 30 about by supremacy their stamped champions, defending the Korea, South .championship the in unbeaten emerged that team only the being the dominated previously, runners-up the also were who Thailand, with control took soon Koreans the but stages, early the in game .action coordinated their through minutes 13 only after lead the into stormed Koreans The the in Malaysia hosts whipped who Koreans, fancied The .Bum Hyeung Kim slim a for settle to had but goals more get to tried semifinals, .break the at lead one-goal before half second the into minute a second a added Ghu Du Kwang .minute 84th the in strike fine a with win the sealed Bum Hyeung through minute 62nd the in back goal a pull to managed Thailand .Inthasen Ekapan near Stadium Selayang the at 1-0 Indonesia beat Malaysia Earlier, .place third the take to here winning team's Malaysian the home volleyed Khalid Izwan Khairul Shahreen Amir from cross a up picking after minute 67th the in goal .Mubin namely, tournament, week-long the in part took countries Ten Hong Korea, South Lanka, Sri Brunei, China, India, Malaysia, hosts .Indonesia and Vietnam Thailand, Kong, Award Topscorer the won Heung-bun Kim striker Korea's Meanwhile, playmaker Thailand's while competition, the in goals 10 his with .Player Valuable Most the judged was Kongprathan Tenai .Award Fairplay the bagged also Thailand now are and tournament the in result best their achieved Malaysia next Cup Youth Under-20 Asian the in qualifying to forward looking .year since tournament 29-year-old the in outing best hosts' the was It .1987 in title the won they is result, the by boosted Dom, Mohamad Paiza coach Malaysian And the to team national the leads he when showing good a of optimistic (AFC) Confederation's Football Asian the of competition qualifying .competition youth Under-20 Macau and Cambodia Vietnam, with 10 Group in drawn are Malaysia .year next February in here held be will which qualifiers the for .finals the to progress will group the of winners The Schools Asians the for team the in players the of most said Paiza including qualifiers, the in part take to eligible be would tournament .Shahreen Amir forward and Shaari Fadzli r playmak and skipper hoped Paiza qualifiers, the in well do to team national the For European to exposure for sent be would players young more that .clubs bn/LS/RR End