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Coach Gong Wujun continues to prepare for Vietnam U.23

13 Jun 2022 | 16:25 | News

“In the near future, Coach Gong Wujun will complete the professional coaching course in South Korea and then return to Vietnam to continue his work. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, the 19th Asian Games has been postponed, so Mr. Gong’s work is mainly to observe professional competitions and national youth championships. Vietnam’s U23 national team is selected to serve in the 32nd and 32nd SEA Games. The Asian U23 qualifiers will be held next year.”Shared by General Secretary of VFF Le Hoai Anh.

Coach Kong Wujun will return to South Korea to complete his professional coaching degree and then return to Vietnam. (Photo: VFF)

General Secretary Li Huaiying added that once coach Kong Wujun returns to Vietnam, VFF will meet with South Korean strategists to summarize and evaluate the results of the 2022 AFC U23 Asian Cup, and at the same time agree on a plan to prepare for the U23 Vietnam team’s next tasks and help The U23 Vietnam team and the next generation are actively preparing for future competitions.

After a quarter-final with Saudi Arabia U23, Vietnam U23 completed the 2022 AFC U23 Championship. Although the team did not get the right to continue, the performance of the team has been encouraged and encouraged by the fans.

Regarding the itinerary of the Vietnamese U23 players, it is expected that the team members from the southern region will arrive at Tan Son Nhat Airport at 5:05 pm on June 14. 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 competition 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.

Chiang Dao