29 Jul 2022 | 14:44 | Football
Nearly 1.5 years ago, when news came out, Ding Guangjie, a Taiping “Pearl” born in 2007, with a height of 1.86 meters, joined the 5th issue of HAGL Academy.
Talking to Dan Viet in late March 2021, Dinh Quang Kiet said very confidently: “I have only come to HAGL Academy for 1 month. When I first started, my technique was not good, and I walked under the guidance of teachers and teachers, pointing out that unknown.
At home, I only bounced the ball about 10 times and I couldn’t control it and I let the ball fall. And now I’ve thrown over 100 balls. “
According to Dinh Quang Kiet’s sharing, I especially like the Korean midfielder Kim Dong-soo who used to play for HAGL. “
More than a year later, Dinh Quang Kiet is now on the Vietnam U16 roster and will travel to Indonesia for the 2022 Southeast Asia U16 Championship, his first international tournament.
In Vietnam’s roster of 28 U16 players, Dinh Quang Kiet is also the only factor contributing to HAGL Academy.
The players with the most contributions at the PVF Center have 5 names. SLNA, SHB.Da Nang, Viettel, Hue and other famous training “stoves” also contributed many young talents to U16 Vietnam.
Going back to the preparation process for the 2022 AFC U16 Championship, Vietnam U16 will start intensive training at the Vietnam Youth Football Training Center from July 1.
U16 Vietnam played 3 high-quality “green” friendly matches against Hanoi U19 (1-3 loss), U19 CAND (6-4 win) and U16 Viettel (2-2 draw).
Before ending the roster, head coach Nguyen Quoc Tuan eliminated 4 players, including midfielder Du Ngoc Ming (Nam Dinh), midfielder Yan Ruyong (Donga Thanh Hoa), striker Pham Ngoc Thanh Thao (Hue) and striker Le Hoang Chau (East Pagoda) general).
Previously, at the beginning of training, after the physical examination, Vietnam U16 also bid farewell to three players, guards Nguyen Van Tan (SLNA), Pei Wen Huang (Nam Dinh) and guard Nguyen Van Tan (SLNA). (Tianjiang). The trio were injured before joining Vietnam U16s and will not be able to get the best possible recovery for the 2022 AFF U16 Championship.
When assessing the strength of Vietnam’s U16s, coach Nguyen Quoc Tuan said: “The current generation of Vietnam’s U16 players is divided into two age groups from 2006 to 2007. The U17 team recently went to Germany for training, and most of the children are in 2005. Therefore, , This time the BHL selected 3 children (defender Le Nguyen Quoc Kien, midfielder Bui Quoc Duy and Nguyen Cong. Phuong-PV) to participate in the above training.
I hope these three kids can show their abilities in the Vietnam U16 team for the upcoming SEA Cup. “
The 2022 Southeast Asia U16 Championship will be held from July 31 to August 13. According to the results of the draw, the U16 Vietnam team is in Group A with hosts Indonesia, Singapore and the Philippines. Group B includes Thailand, Timor-Leste, Laos and Brunei. The Malaysian U16s will begin their title defense tour with opponents in Group C, Australia, Myanmar and Cambodia.
Regarding the team’s goal, head coach Nguyen Quoc Duan said that in the near future, Vietnam U16 will strive to participate in the semi-finals, and will continue to work hard to advance to the final.
Tomorrow afternoon (July 27th), Vietnam U16 will leave for Indonesia, and there are still about 3 days to prepare for the first match against Singapore U16 at 15:00 on July 31st.