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Regional media covers Vietnam’s AFF U23 Championship win

After the final of AFF U23 Championship on August 26 in Thailand, while Thai media expressed their admiration for the U23 Vietnam's victory in the tournament, the Indonesian press expressed regret when Indonesian players lost in the penalty shootout.

Vietnam to defend regional U23 crown in August

Vietnam are in Group C at the 2023 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U23 Football Championship.

Vietnam team welcomed home after AFF Cup defeat

Hundreds of football fans gathered at Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport to welcome the Vietnamese national football team after their defeat in the AFF Cup final.

Tien Linh claims top goal scorer award at AFF Cup 2022

Vietnamese striker Nguyen Tien Linh was awarded the top goal scorer award at the AFF Cup 2022, sharing the prestigious prize with Thai player Teerasil Dangda.

AFF Cup 2022: Surpassing Vietnam, Thailand retain championship

Thailand beat Vietnam 1-0 in the second leg of the AFF Cup 2022 final on January 16 at the former’s Thammasat Stadium.

Vietnamese football fans fly to Bangkok for AFF Cup finals

On the morning of January 16, Vietnamese football fans flocked to the Noi Bai airport in Hanoi to fly to Bangkok to cheer the national squad at the final second leg of the AFF Cup 2022.

Vietnam keep AFF Cup title hope with late goal against Thailand in final

Both teams Vietnam and Thailand started the game slowly. Vietnam got the first shot with a long-range attempt by Nguyen Quang Hai, but it went wide.

Vietnam to face Thailand in final of AFF Cup 2022

Defending champions Thailand are set to take on Vietnam in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup’s final round following their 3-0 thrashing of Malaysia on January 10 in the semi-final match played in Bangkok.

Vietnam defeat Indonesia 2-0 to advance to AFF Cup 2022 final

Vietnam beat Indonesia 2-0 with Nguyen Tien Linh's double in the second leg of the semifinal and advanced to the final of the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup 2022.

Park wants to leave national set-up only after reaching AFF Cup final

"It is an important game. My contract will end by the end of this tournament. If I lose tomorrow, it would be my final match with Vietnam, otherwise, I will have two more to go," said coach Park.

Indonesia deploys over 3,600 police for semifinal first leg with Vietnam

In a written notice on January 5, the police said 3,500 security personnel and 500 service staff have been ready for the match.

Van Hau among top five defenders of AFF Cup’s group stage

Vietnamese defender Doan Van Hau has been named among the best five defenders who impressed the most during the group stage of the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup 2022.

Vietnam look to maintain Park's unbeaten record against Indonesia in AFF Cup semi-finals

During coach Park Hang-seo's five-year reign, Vietnam have not lost to Indonesia and the South Korean coach will not want that streak to end so close to the end of his tenure when they meet in the AFF Cup semi-finals on Friday.

AFF Cup 2022: Vietnam beat Malaysia 3-0

Vietnam beat Malaysia 3-0 at the ongoing AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup 2022 on December 27.

AFF Cup: Vietnam has good start with 6-0 victory against Laos

Vietnam had a good start at the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup 2022 with a 6-0 triumph against Laos on December 21, which helped the team rise to the top of Group B.

Coach Park announces Vietnam squad for AFF Cup 2022

Head coach Park Hang-seo announced the final 23-man Vietnam squad on December 15 ahead of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup 2022 which is due to take place in late December.

2023 AFF Club Championship schedule, structure announced

The 2023 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Club Championship will start on September 27 2023, and end on May 15, 2024, the AFF Competition Committee announced at an online meeting on Monday.

AFF Cup 2022 trophy to tour Southeast Asian countries

The AFF Cup 2022 trophy is set to pass through five Southeast Asian cities, including Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam, ahead of the regional football tournament slated for late this year.

Vietnam, Thailand earn tickets to AFF U19 Championship semi-finals

The U19 teams of Vietnam and Thailand shared points after a 1-1 draw in Indonesia on July 10, and both qualified for the semi-finals of the ongoing 2022 AFF U19 Youth Championship.

ESPN name Hoang Duc in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Team of the Tournament

Vietnamese footballer Hoang Duc has been named in the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Team of the Tournament, as selected by sports broadcasters ESPN.