The annual football event helps Vietnamese youths in Laos improve their health and skills, promoting solidarity among the Vietnamese community and its images to the Lao friends.

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The teams will compete in the round-robin format, with the top two qualifying for the final. The event is set to wrap up on October 4.

A fundraising campaign will be held during the tournament to offer aid to centers for handicapped children in Vientiane.

Source: VNA