Việt Nam have twice taken part in the final round of the AFC Asian Cup – in 2007 and 2019. Although the two cup performances are separated by more than a decade, they share a number of striking similarities.
Việt Nam’s national football team have earned total prize money of around VNĐ12 billion (US$522,000) for their excellent performance at the ongoing AFC Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
The Việt Nam Football Federation has appointed Mai Đức Chung as the acting head coach of the national football team.
Indonesia snatched a 2-2 draw after extra time away to Việt Nam in the semi-final of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup at Mỹ Đình Stadium yesterday.
Việt Nam needs a minimum 1-0 result against Indonesia today to reach the finals of the ASEAN Football Federation Cup after waiting for nearly 10 years.
Nguyễn Hữu Thắng and his players are expected to overcome Việt Nam’s misfortune of losing in the semi-finals at previous editions after being on top in the group round at the ASEAN Football Federation Cup.
Alfred Riedl has told people not to call Nguyễn Hữu Thắng his player anymore, since Thắng is now a colleague.
Striker Nguyễn Văn Toàn scored the decisive goal as Việt Nam edged Indonesia 3-2 in a friendly match at Hà Nội’s Mỹ Đình Stadium yesterday.
Coach wants to see players’ understanding, combination at friendly
Việt Nam were forced to a 2-2 draw against Indonesia, although they took a 2-0 lead in the early minutes of their friendly match yesterday in Yogyakarta City, Indonesia.