With the victory, Indonesia topped Group A's provisional standings with three points.
In the second leg of Group A, Indonesia will face Singapore on Monday, July 29, 2019, starting 3:00 p.m. WIB (West Indonesia Standard Time).
Indonesia's U-15 national team was put under by Vietnam as soon as the match began.
With Vietnam intensifying its offensive, the Indonesian team made a violation leading to a penalty in the 18th minute. However, goalkeeper I Made Putra Kaicen managed to foil the penalty kick from Vo Anh Quan.
Despite being pressured, Indonesia's Muhammad Valeron scored the team's first goal in the 40+2nd minute.
Leading 1-0, the Indonesian team appeared more confident in the second half of the match and scored a second goal through Marselino Ferdinan in the 45th minute to lead.
Trailing 0-2, Vietnam raided the Indonesian defense but the latter managed to hold off the Vietnamese. The score remained unchanged until the final whistle. (INE)
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