Cong Vinh ready for a new challenge

(VOV) -Le Cong Vinh, a striker originally representing Song Lam Nghe An, has held an August 6 press conference in Japan prior to his first appearance for his new club Consadole Sapporo.

The conference was packed with interested Japanese journalists.

 The Vietnamese striker promised to do his utmost to prove himself and improve Consadole’s performance over the remainder of the 2013 season.

He will join the team’s morning training on August 7 to prepare for his August 11 debut in front of Sapporo fans.

Consadole Sapporo is currently ranked ninth out of the J-League 2’s 22 teams.