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Coach Park Heng-seo shuts down Vietnam phone list for friendly call with Afghanistan

24 May 2022 | 15:29 | Football

Two days after the final of the 31st SEA Games, coach Park Hengrui returned to work for the Vietnamese national team. Recently, he announced a roster of 23 players who were called up to prepare for the friendly against Afghanistan at Tong Yi Stadium (HCMC) on June 1.

As planned, Vietnam Phone will be reunited in Hanoi on May 25. In particular, Hong Yong, Tian Ling and Huang De, who have just participated in the 31st Southeast Asian Games, will gather together later on May 27. Goalkeeper Fan Lin will also enlist later than his teammates due to the schedule of the Osaka Cerezo Club.

Coach Park Hang Seo closes Vietnam call list for friendly match with Afghanistan call - 1

After his victory at the 31st Southeast Asian Games, coach Park Heng-seo immediately returned to work at the Vietnam Telephone Company.

Vietnam’s main lineup for the third round of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers continues to dominate as the ball has yet to be returned in professional events. However, some young players such as goalkeeper Fan Quan, defenders Thanh Binh and Viet Anh will not be present due to the national team’s jersey. U23 Vietnam participate in the final U23 Asia In 2022, it will be held in Uzbekistan in early June. In addition, the team is missing a few other familiar faces due to injuries…

In this gathering, the team welcomed the return of defender Du Weimeng who recovered from a shoulder injury during the 2020 AFF Suzuki Cup. In addition, Chen Dingkang and Zhang Wentaikui are also two names that have attracted much attention. Dinh Khuong was first called up to Vietnam under head coach Park Hang-seo, and the Khanh Hoa-born midfielder last played for the team 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.

Coach Park Hang Seo closes Vietnam call list for friendly match with Afghanistan call - 2

The list of 23 players called up to the Vietnam national team this time.

The team will train for two days at the Vietnam Youth Football Training Center before heading to Ho Chi Minh City on May 28 to prepare for the friendly match against Afghanistan.