|Việt Nam national women’s football team are ready to compete at the AFF Women’s Championship 2018. — Photo bongda.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam national women’s football team will face Indonesia in their first match of Group B of the AFF Women’s Championship 2018 held at Jaka Baring Stadium, Indonesia today.
The team have trained for nearly a week in Palembang, Indonesia to prepare for the event.
“At present, Việt Nam are very comfortable and confident for the upcoming match,” said Vietnamese coach Mai Đức Chung.
“In the match against Indonesia, Việt Nam will attack with the aim of earning three points,” Chung added.
Earlier, hosts Indonesian were held to a scoreless draw by Singapore, while Myanmar thrashed the Philippines 4-0 in an earlier match of Group B.
Coach Chung and his assistants followed the match between Indonesia and Singapore carefully to prepare tactics for Vietnamese side.
The AFF event is taking place in Indonesia from June 30 to July 13. Việt Nam are in Group B alongside Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore and the hosts Indonesia. Group A features Thailand, Australia, Malaysia, Cambodia and Timor Leste. — VNS