Coach Park Hang-seo took responsibility for Vietnam's rather tame performance at the AFC U23 Championship saying the players have much room for improvement.
Vietnam lost to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) 1-2 in their last group game on January 16, thus out of the ongoing 2020 AFC U23 Championship.
VOV.VN - With the conclusion of all the group-stage fixtures in Group A, Group B, and Group C, a total of six teams have progressed to the quarter-finals of the AFC U23 Championship, with the remaining two teams set to be decided according to the results from the final matches of Group D.
Fans have been warned that they will be banned from entering the stadium for the Vietnam-the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) match at the AFF U23 Championship if they wear clothes or bring items that have logos or slogans that are not from the tournament's sponsors.
Although Vietnam's chance of advancing to the next round is slim, the team can still progress if certain conditions are met.
VOV.VN - Here is an update of how the groups are shaping up at the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals, as announced by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on January 15.
VOV.VN - A total of three teams have made it to the quarter-finals of the AFC U23 Championship 2020, including both Australia and host nation Thailand from Group A, and the Republic of Korea from Group C.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese U23 men’s national football team are currently in third position in Group D at the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals following their goalless draw with Jordan’s U23s on January 13.
Coach Park Hang-seo admits a second successive draw makes progress difficult at the Asian championship, but Vietnam need to remain focused.
Vietnam is in the third place of Group D of the ongoing AFC U23 Championships after drawing Jordan 0-0 in the match on January 13 at Chang Arena Stadium in Thailand.
VOV.VN - The U23 teams of Japan and China have become the first teams to be knocked out of the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals after both teams suffered two consecutive losses in Thailand.
VOV.VN - Following a goalless draw in their opening tie against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals in Thailand on January 10, Vietnam’s U23 side find themselves second in Group D.
The head coach of the Vietnamese team is satisfied with one point from the tournament's first game against fancied opponents UAE.
Vietnam had a goalless match against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in their Group D of the ongoing 2020 AFC U23 Championship, which took place in Thailand’s Buriram province on January 10.
VOV.VN - After matchday one host nation Thailand, Saudi Arabia, and the Republic of Korea are currently leading their respective groups in the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals on January 9.
VOV.VN - The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have announced five matches that fans should look out for during the AFC U23 Championship 2020 finals which will get underway in Thailand from January 8 to 26, including Vietnam’s fixture against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on January 10.
VOV.VN - Quang Hai, Dinh Trong, and Tien Linh are among the talented footballers who have been named in the Vietnam national under-23 football team to compete in the AFC U23 Championship 2020 which is scheduled to take place between January 8 and 26 in Thailand.
With key defender Doan Van Hau to miss the upcoming Asian U23 tournament, coach Park Hang-seo can draw on other worthy left-backs.
Defender Doan Van Hau, currently contracted to SC Heerenveen, will not be available for Vietnamese service at the 2020 AFC U23 Championship.
The U23 Vietnam team will play a friendly match against former V.League 1 champions Binh Duong on December 28.