According to the plan, the Vietnamese team will play an international friendly against Afghanistan on June 1 at the Tong Yi Stadium (HCMC).
The Vietnamese team came together to prepare for a friendly against Afghanistan. Photo: VFF
On May 24, Coach Park Hengrui announced the list of 23 players to prepare for this game.
With the 2022 V-League yet to return, the main players for the third qualifier for the 2022 World Cup continue to dominate in numbers.
Some young stars such as goalkeeper Pham Quan, defenders Viet Ying and Thanh Binh will not be able to attend as they are busy with Vietnam U23s in the 2022 AFC U23 Championship.
In addition, some players who often participate in the national team are also absent due to injuries, which is also the test of the new lineup by the coaching staff.
The highlight of this military reunion was the presence of two players, Tran Dinh Khuong and Truong Van Thai Quy.
This is Dinh Khuong’s first call-up to the Vietnam team under coach Park Hang-seo.
Midfielder Qinghe last wore a red shirt five years ago.
At the same time, Thai Gui also played for Vietnam U23 for the first time, creating a miracle in the 2018 AFC U23 Championship.
Another notable point is the return of midfielder Dovi Meng after a lengthy shoulder injury.
As planned, the Vietnamese team will reunite in Hanoi on May 25.Only 3 players have just been sea games 31 is Hung Dung, Hoang Duc and Tien Linh will be meeting on May 27th.
In addition, goalkeeper Deng Wenlin also enlisted later than his teammates due to the match schedule with Cerezo Osaka.
The teachers and students of Coach Park will practice for 2 days before heading to Ho Chi Minh City (May 28) to prepare for the friendly match against Afghanistan.
Relevant information shows that the organizers of the event also plan to sell tickets to watch the friendly match between Vietnam and Afghanistan.
Therefore, ticket sales will be from May 29 to June 1 at 9:00 am at Nguyen Kim 30, District 6, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City. Tickets will be available in 150,000 VND, 300,000 VND and 400,000 VND denominations.