Coach Park Hang Seo has called up 48 players for a training camp to prepare for next year's Southeast Asian Games, where the U22 team will attempt to defend their crown.
The SEA Games 31 are slated for late November or early December 2021, followed by the Para Games 11 in late December.
The administration said it has gathered a list of foreign experts and urgent and important cases to be given priority to apply for permission to return to work in Việt Nam as soon as possible.
Though she's been retired from football for a decade, former national team striker Đỗ Thị Ngọc Châm is still giving back to the beautiful game.
Việt Nam football star Nguyễn Quang Hải has been listed as one of the nine nominees for the top Asian Front Three by Fox Sports Asia.
Vinh's teammate Trần Quốc Cường, 45, may also withdraw from the Games which will be held in Hà Nội and surrounding cities and provinces.