Football at the 1959 Southeast Asian Peninsular Games

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Football at the 1959 Southeast Asian Peninsular Games
Tournament details
Host country Thailand
City Bangkok
Dates December 13-15
Teams 4 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions  South Vietnam (1st title)
Runners-up  Malaya
Third place  Thailand
Fourth place  Burma
Tournament statistics
Matches played 6
Goals scored 19 (3.17 per match)
1961

Football was one of the twelve sports that was played at the 1959 Southeast Asian Peninsular Games which was held in Bangkok, Thailand. Four teams competed in the first edition with the teams playing in a round-robin tournament.

Results[edit | edit source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
 South Vietnam 3 3 0 0 7 3 2.33 6
 Malaya 3 1 1 1 5 3 1.66 3
 Thailand 3 1 1 1 6 4 1.50 3
 Burma 3 0 0 3 1 9 0.11 0
13 December 1959
Malaya  3–0  Burma



13 December 1959
South Vietnam  3–1  Thailand



14 December 1959
South Vietnam  2–1  Burma



14 December 1959
Thailand  1–1  Malaya



15 December 1959
Malaya  1–2  South Vietnam



15 December 1959
Thailand  4–0  Burma


References[edit | edit source]

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