2008 AFC Women's Asian Cup
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2008 AFC Women's Asian Cup
2008 AFC Women's Asian Cup
Tournament details
Host countryVietnam
Dates28 May - 8 June
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions North Korea
Runners-up China PR
Third place Japan
Fourth place Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored57 (3.56 per match)
Attendance21,950 (1,372 per match)
Top scorer(s)North Korea Ri Kum-suk (7 goals)
2006
2010

The 2008 AFC Women's Asian Cup was played in Vietnam from 28 May to 8 June 2008. It was won by North Korea.[1][2][3]

Qualification

Seedings

The draw was held on 18 April 2008 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Stadium

Group stage

All times UTC+7

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 North Korea 3 3 0 0 9 0 +9 9
 China PR 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4 6
 Vietnam 3 1 0 2 1 4 -3 3
 Thailand 3 0 0 3 1 11 -10 0
Attendance: 2,000
Attendance: 5,500

Attendance: 1,700
Attendance: 300
Referee: Baba Sachiko (Japan)

Attendance: 200
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Baba Sachiko (Japan)

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Japan 3 2 0 1 15 4 +11 6
 Australia 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 6
 South Korea 3 2 0 1 5 3 +2 6
 Chinese Taipei 3 0 0 3 0 17 -17 0
Attendance: 600
Referee: Bentla D'Coth (India)

Chinese Taipei 0-11 Japan
Report Aya Sameshima Goal 21
Rumi Utsugi Goal 2965
Kozue Ando Goal 51
Eriko Arakawa Goal 55
Karina Maruyama Goal 6689
Michi Goto Goal 76
Tomoe Kato Goal 81
Lee Hsiu-chin Goal 82 (o.g.)
Yuki Nagasato Goal 90+1
Attendance: 300
Referee: Bentla D'Coth (India)

Attendance: 300
Attendance: 250

Knockout stage

All times UTC+7

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
5 June
 
 
 North Korea 3
 
8 June
 
 Australia 0
 
 North Korea 2
 
5 June
 
 China PR 1
 
 Japan 1
 
 
 China PR 3
 
Third place
 
 
8 June
 
 
 Australia 0
 
 
 Japan 3

Semi-final

Attendance: 2,700
Japan 1-3 China PR
Sawa Goal 47 Report Wang Dandan Goal 6368
Han Duan Goal 75
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Bentla D'Coth (India)

Third place match

Attendance: 1,200

Final

Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Sachiko Baba (Japan)

Awards

 2008 AFC Women's Championship Winners 

North Korea
Third title

References

  1. ^ "North Korea beats China 2-1 to win the title". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012.
  2. ^ "North Korea wins Asian Cup opener". Usatoday.Com. 28 May 2008. Retrieved 2012.
  3. ^ "Korea DPR win AFC Women's Asian Cup". FIFA.com. 8 June 2008. Retrieved 2012.
  4. ^ Ormond, Aidan (15 April 2008). "Asian Cup Venue Revealed...At Last - Australia News - Australian FourFourTwo - The Ultimate Football Website". Au.fourfourtwo.com. Retrieved 2012.

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