VFF announces National and Olympic football squads
On June 1, Viet Nam Football Federation (VFF) has officially announced the lists of the National and Olympic football squads
On June 1st, Viet Nam Football Federation (VFF) has officially announced the lists of the National and Olympic football squads for the 2014 World Cup qualifiers and 2012 London Olympics. There is one noticable point is that striker Le Cong Vinh was called for National Team.
VFF also appointed coach Mai Duc Chung ( to take charge of National Team) and coach Phan Thanh Hung (is responsible for Olympic men's football team). National team included 23 players with 10 under-23 players. Meanwhile, Olympic team has 27 members with 10 players aged 20-21.
Both teams will have a two-week training session at HCM City's Thanh Long Sports Centre from June 13 to July 4 before joining 2014 World Cup qualifiers and 2012 London Olympics.
As scheduled, The National Team will face Macao (China) in a two-leg knock-out matches during the first stages of the World Cup Asian Zone qualifiers on June 29 and July 3. Olympic team will have 2 matches with Arab Saudi in June 19 and July 3.
Lists of National team and Olympic team
GK: Hồng Sơn (HN.T&T), Tấn Trường (CS.ĐT), Mạnh Dũng (Thanh Hóa).
DF: Minh Đức, Phước Tứ, (SG.XT), Anh Tuấn, Long Giang (N.SG), Quang Thanh (B. BD), Đ́nh Đồng (SLNA), Việt Cường (HAGL), Hoàng Quăng (SHB.ĐN).
MF: Thành Lương (HN.T&T), Duy Nam (HN.T&T), Minh Châu (V.NB), Thanh Hưng (SHB.ĐN), Vũ Phong (B.BD), Tấn Tài (K.KH), Tài Em (N.SG).
FW: Việt Thắng (V.NB), Công Vinh (HN.T&T), Đ́nh Tùng (Thanh Hóa), Ngọc Anh (SLNA), Quang Hải (N.SG).
GK: Bửu Ngọc (CS.ĐT), Tuấn Mạnh (HAGL), Anh Đức (Hà Nội),
DF: Anh Quang, Văn Nam, Văn Thuận (Nam Định), Tiến Duy (Than Quảng Ninh), Doăn Bắc (TDC B́nh Dương), Văn Việt (Quảng Nam), Văn Hậu, Thanh Hào (CS.ĐT), Văn Hoàn (SLNA), Tấn Đạt (K.KH).
MF: Hải Huy, Văn Hiếu (Than Quảng Ninh), Hoàng Thịnh, Trọng Hoàng, Văn B́nh (SLNA), Văn Thắng (Thanh Hóa), Đức Tài (B.BD), Trung Kiên (TP.HCM), Nguyên Sa (SHB.ĐN), Nguyên Quân (HN.T&T)
FW: Mạnh Dũng (V.NB), Minh Tuấn, Nguyên Sa (SHB.ĐN), Văn Quyết (HN.T&T).