At the invitation of the Indian
Football Federation, the Myanmar
national women’s football
team left for India yesterday for
the Hero Gold Cup, a four-nation
series, which will be held from
9 to 15 February, said a source
with the Myanmar Football Federation.
U Bhone Naing Zaw, the
CEO of the MFF, and other officials
saw the team off at the
Yangon International Airport
The team has 20 footballers
and is being led by head coach U
Win Thu Moe.
Besides U Win Thu Moe,
team administrator U Tin Myint
Aung and other members of the
coaching team are accompanying
the team for the tourney in India,
said the source.
Myanmar will play against
Nepal in the opening match of
the tourney on 9 February. It will
compete against Iran on 11 February
and India on 13 February.
The tournament will be
played in the round-robin format,
with the two top teams competing
in the final on 15 February, said