Vietnamese women's football squad arrive in Paris for friendly game

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese women's football squad coached by Mai Duc Chung arrived at Charles De Gaulle airport in Paris on June 28 for training and a friendly match with hosts France.

They moved to Orleans city where they are scheduled to experience three-day training before playing France on July 1

This is the first time the squad have received such a invitation from a strong team like France, said coach Mai Duc Chung. 

Meanwhile, Captain Huynh Nhu said the friendly match will be a big challenge for the team but they will try their best.

The Vietnam vs France game is held just before the former’s participation in the AFF Women's Championship in the Philippines from July 2-14, and the latter’s in the UEFA European Women's Football Championship in England from July 6-31.

Both squads have won tickets to the 2023 World Cup. In the FIFA Women's World Rankings, the Vietnamese and French teams are currently ranked 32nd and 4th, respectively.

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