The Vietnamese football team, recently, has received many invitations to take part in international football tournaments, according to the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). The Malaysia Football Federation has invited the Vietnamese team to participate in the Merderka Cup tournament from October 15 to 25 in Kuala Lumpur. In addition, the VFF has also received an invitation from the Saudi Arabia Football Federation for a tournament to be held in the Czech Republic from August 15 to 28. On July 6, the Olympic teams of Vietnam and China will participate in a friendly match in China. Source: HNM Translated by Duy Minh … [Read more...] about Vietnamese football team to compete at international tournaments
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Vietnamese men and women football teams have to play in the final matches at the Southeast Asia Games 25, held in Laos this year. The goals were set by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh in his meeting yesterday with leaders of the Vietnam Football Federation to discuss the aims of Vietnamese football in 2009 and 2010. The men's football team was also asked to play better in the qualified round of Asian Cup 2011. Also in this meeting, the Vietnam Football Federation also proposed two options for the Thang Long Football Open, held from October 1st to 10th, 2010 on the occasion of celebrating 1,000 years of Thang Long – Hanoi. Accordingly, in the first option, four football teams from Vietnam, Thailand, China and Europe will play in the tournament. In VFF’s second options, six footballs teams from Vietnam, Thailand, China, South Korea, Japan, Indonesia and Europe will compete in matches held in Hanoi, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City. Source: Tien … [Read more...] about Vietnamese football teams asked to present at the final matches in SEA Games 25
While the failure of the national football squad at the ASEAN Football Federation 2010 (AFF) has not been analyzed by the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF), VFF Chair Nguyen Trong Hy told the local media that the team needs to have naturalized foreign members. According to Hy, employing naturalized foreign players has become a phenomenon common in regional countries. Brazilian- and African-born footballers have been playing for Singapore and the Philippines for many years. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese football team needs naturalized foreign players?
The Global Audiovisual Joint Stock Company (AVG) has agreed to sponsor the national U23 and the women’s football team at the 25th Sea Games in Laos. Under the sponsorship contract signed a few days before the opening of the Sea Games, VND1 billion will be given to the U23 team and VND500 million to the women’s team. AVG pledged an award of US$200,000 for U23 team championship and US$100,000 for a second place finish. The women’s team will receive VND2 billion if they win the championship and VND1 billion if they finish second. The U23 team will play Thailand in its opening game on December 2 nd while the women’s team will meet the Malaysian team on December 6 th. … [Read more...] about AVG sponsors two Vietnamese football teams at Sea Games
VietNamNet Bridge - For the first time the Japan Football Association (JFA) has invited the Vietnamese national football squad to play a friendly game v.s the Japanese team on October 7 in Kobe. "This is a good sign for the increasing value of Vietnamese football," says an official from the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). … [Read more...] about Vietnamese football team invited to Japan