Viet Nam to play pre-SEA Games tourney
|The national team yesterday left for Myanmar to take part in the ASEAN Women's Futsal Championships from September 29-October 3.— Photo HNM
HA NOI (VNS) — The national team yesterday left for Myanmar to take part in the ASEAN Women's Futsal Championships from September 29-October 3.
In the warm up for the SEA Games, Viet Nam will play Thailand, Malaysia and the hosts.
Teams will compete in a round-robin format, and the draw will be held today at the Wunna Theikdi Sport Complex.
After the event, players will return to HCM City on October 4 and train under coach Rakphol Sainetngam from Thailand until they depart for an intensive training course in Japan starting on November 11.
The women's futsal event will take place from December 8-20 at the 27th SEA Games in Myanmar.
At a recent press briefing, futsal officials were given a target of helping the team to finish in the medals.— VNS