Under the sunshine of America May, Vietnamese young people in California have come together to make a league of friendship, sports spirit named "Friendship Soccer Tournament".
This is the second annual playground of students in California are held. Taking place over two days last week, the 2013 Friendship Soccer Tournament this year attracted the participation of nearly 150 members from different teams participate.
Sunny weather is ideal for tournament
A special feature in the tournament - this playground is not just for students, but also the opportunity to meet and strengthen the solidarity of youth and students overseas relatives here. With this meaning, Friendship Soccer Tournament has really "stir" sporting life of the Vietnamese community from surrounding areas such as San Francisco Bay Area, Berkeley, Davis, San Jose, Milpitas, Oakland and Hayward.
During the two days of competition, the team has brought to the tournament performances equally beautiful and vibrant. The venue is also fueled by the cheers of the crowd for their favorite team. The final result, the V-Stars compatriots won the trophy. Second place belongs to the Hayward, souvenir trophy was also awarded to all 6 teams.
"Along with many cultural activities - other art, Friendship Soccer Tournament has attracted many young friends overseas students and students attending. Thereby, expressing solidarity between Vietnamese people together where a foreign land, especially the bond between the youths, students here "- You Nguyen Tuan Anh said excitedly.
And he Lam Tran, expatriates living here then said: "I am delighted to attend and cheer for your youth, students play football. This is also an opportunity for me to meet and conversation, more acquainted with the Vietnamese people as their home away. "
"Do not just stop with the meaning of a sporting activity, Friendship Soccer Tournament has actually promote the relationship between the student and youth travel, overseas students, when all Vietnamese in their bloodlines" - Increase your share Quoc Cuong.
It added more cultural activities - such sports to enrich the spiritual life of Vietnamese young people away from national strength is the desire of many young people as well as in California.