“Against the Yokohama Mariners, I not only need experience playing in Japan because each team has a different strategy. Past international competitions have given me more experience with top opponents.
For me, Japanese clubs have a unique way of moving. How they move and play, we can only imagine. HAGL After analyzing the video, I have a strategy to deal with it. Of course, it will be different when it comes to the game.‘, shared midfielder Tuan Anh ahead of the Group H AFC Champions League match between HGL and Yokohama F.Marinos.
Tuan Anh also spent a year on loan at Yokohama FC in J-League 2, but was sidelined due to injury.
For the first time, many HAGL players like Tuan Anh, Cong Phuong experienced the top atmosphere in the AFC Champions League. A lead in the 2021 V-League after 12 rounds has helped teacher and coach Kiatisak Senamuang take part in the continent’s most elegant playground.According to Tuan Anh, can play AFC Champions League be proud.
“Participating for the first time so I am very proud. There are experienced clubs participating in this competition. I am very excited to face such a strong club.Strive to give your best and give it your all in the AFC Champions League“, Duan An said.
From U19, U23 to national team, HAGL stars have time to collide with Japanese football in youth competitions. Tuan Anh said the tactics of youth championships and top prizes are very different. Top tactics require absolute obedience from the player.
“Playing at the youth level is very different from playing at the top level, especially in terms of tactics. In this day and age, football tactics must be clear for every game, and players need to follow them absolutely. In fact, just being confident is not enough. The whole team can confidently play their way.
With this level, when I entered the field, I felt the pressure to improve my abilities. I’m confident now, but going into the game will be different. This is the first time to experience the atmosphere of the AFC Champions League, I don’t know what it will be like to enter the game. HAGL will work hard to show and achieve good results“, Tuan Anh added.
In the end, Tuan Anh affirmed that participating in the AFC Champions League is lucky for HAGL players. “Participating for the first time so I am very proud. There are experienced clubs participating in this competition. I am very excited to face such a strong club.Strive to give your best and give it your all in the AFC Champions League‘, concluded the 1995 midfielder.