Four hundred Vietnamese students from across the Republic of Korea (RoK)
on June 30 participated in the fifth ICFood Football Cup in Chungnam
National University, Daejeon city.
Speaking at the opening
ceremony, Park Kyun-ik, President of the RoK’s ICFood company (the
competition’s sponsor), said he hopes that Vietnamese students in the
RoK will play a core role in maintaining and developing the RoK-Vietnam
friendship in the future.
The company also pledged to work
side-by-side with the Vietnamese Students’ Association in the RoK in
activities to improve students’ health as well as other programmes.
Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK Tran Trong Toan expressed his thanks
to ICFood for its support for the Vietnamese Students’ Association and
presented an insignia to Park Kyun-ik in recognition of his
contributions to the association.
This year’s event attracted
eight male and five female teams. Sungkyunkwan University’s female team
won the gold medal, while Chungnam University dominated the male