13 Jun 2022 | 23:39 | Football
After a quarter-final with Saudi Arabia U23, Vietnam U23 completed the 2022 AFC U23 Championship. Although the team did not have the right to continue, the team’s performance has been encouraged and encouraged by many fans.
After this game, the future of coach Kong Wujun is worrying, because although the contract between him and the team is valid until March 2023, no games have happened since then.
Because of this, many fans are concerned about the possibility of him leaving the team. Recently, VFF General Secretary Le Hoai Anh confirmed the future of Coach Kong Wujun, saying, “In the near future, Coach Kong Wujun will complete a professional coaching course in South Korea and will return to Vietnam to continue his work.
Due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic, the 19th Asian Games has been postponed. Mr. Gong’s job is mainly to watch professional events and national youth events, select strengths for Vietnam’s U23 national team, and serve the 32nd Southeast Asian Games and Asian Games U23 qualifiers. to be held next year. “
General Secretary Le Hoai Anh also shared that after Coach Kong Wujun returns to work in Vietnam, VFF and Kong Wujun will meet to review and evaluate the results of the U23 Football Cup. Asia 2022, meanwhile, it is time to make plans for the next tasks of Vietnam U23, to help Vietnam U23 team and the next generation to actively prepare for future competitions.
Regarding the schedule of the U23 team, today (June 14th), the members of the southern team are expected to arrive at Tan Son Nhat Airport at 17:05.
Meanwhile, the flights of members of the northern region will be postponed, taking off on the morning of June 14 and expected to arrive at Noi Bai Airport at 3 pm on June 15.
After returning home, the players will return to their host clubs to prepare for the national championships in early July. In particular, young players Khuat Van Khang and Nguyen Van Truong will join the national U19 team and are currently training intensively for the 2022 Southeast Asia U19 Championship.
Khuat Van Khang and Nguyen Van Truong are the two youngest players in Vietnam’s U23 team, both under 19 years old. The opportunity to participate in international competitions will certainly help these players to develop their careers faster.