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Vietnam wins men's soccer gold medal at SEA Games

23 May 2022, 02:05 GMT+10

HANOI, May 22 (Xinhua) -- Vietnam, host of the ongoing 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games), won the men's soccer gold medal after beating Thailand 1-0 in the final here on Sunday night.

Forward Nham Manh Dung sealed the victory for Vietnam's national under-23 soccer team with his 83rd-minute strike from long range at My Dinh National Stadium.

Indonesia took the bronze medal as it won 4-3 over Malaysia in the penalty shootout earlier on Sunday.

Vietnam's women's soccer team also won the gold medal beating Thailand 1-0 in the final on Saturday at Cam Pha Stadium in the northern Quang Ninh Province.

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