Park Hang-seo: “We are just lucky to beat Brunei 6-0”

Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo said his side got lucky to beat Brunei 6-0 during a press conference after their Group B encounter at the 30th SEA Games in the Philippines on November 25.

Park Hang-seo: “We are just lucky to beat Brunei 6-0”

Ha Duc Chinh (no. 9) contributes a hat-trick to Vietnam's 6-0 victory over Brunei. 

Despite keeping some pillars on the bench, Park’s troops hardly broke a sweat to defeat their Bruneian opponents with six unanswered goals thanks to a hat-trick from Ha Duc Chinh and three other goals by Trieu Viet Hung, Nguyen Thanh Chung and Nguyen Trong Hung.

The commanding victory has temporarily put Vietnam U22s on top of the group with three points and a goal difference of +6.

“We will try through each match. I am happy that the entire team played well today,” the Vietnam coach told reporters after the match.

“This is just the first clash. The whole team need to exert greater efforts as it is still a long journey to go for the SEA Games campaign,” he stated.

Concerning the decision to rest some key players, Park explained: “The pillars have yet to fully recover. So I gave them more time to rest in preparation for the upcoming game.”

 

Speaking to the media, forward Ha Duc Chinh, who contributed a hat-trick to Vietnam’s victory, said: “I am happy with the win. The entire team tried a lot. I will try to perform better in the coming matches.”

For his part, Brunei coach Aminuddin Jumat gave words of praise to Park Hang-seo and his players for their impressive display.

“My players did their best right from the start. We proactively defended knowing that Vietnam were a stronger team. However, we failed to realise that goal because of Vietnam’s incredible power.”

Next up for Vietnam U22s will be a clash against Laos on November 28. Nhan Dan

SEA Games: Vietnam crush Brunei 6-0 at first men’s football match

SEA Games: Vietnam crush Brunei 6-0 at first men’s football match

The men’s football team of Vietnam secured a perfect start for their 30th SEA Games journey with an emphatic 6 – 0 victory against Brunei at Binan stadium in the Philippines on November 25 afternoon.

 
 

Other News

.
Vietnamese photographer wins Sony World Photography Awards
Vietnamese photographer wins Sony World Photography Awards
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  19/03/2020 

Local photographer Tran Tuan has been named among the winners of the National Awards category in the Sony World Photography Awards 2020.

Competition on Japanese literature calls for entries
Competition on Japanese literature calls for entries
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  19/03/2020 

The Japan Foundation Centre for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam and the Inoue Yasushi Memorial Foundation have recently launched the fourth edition of Inoue Yasushi Awards to honour theses on Japanese literature.

ASEAN Para Games delayed, March and April AFC Cup matches postponed
ASEAN Para Games delayed, March and April AFC Cup matches postponed
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  19/03/2020 

The 2020 ASEAN Para Games have been postponed to October 3 – 9 while the Asian Football Confederation has postponed all matches and events scheduled to take place in March and April 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam Ancestral Global Day to be celebrated online due to COVID-19
Vietnam Ancestral Global Day to be celebrated online due to COVID-19
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  19/03/2020 

The Vietnam Ancestral Global Day will be celebrated online due to the complicated developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).

Hanoi dump transformed into art space
Hanoi dump transformed into art space
PHOTOSicon  19/03/2020 

Recent measures have seen a waste site that stretches along the Red River’s bank in Phuc Tan ward of Hoan Kiem district in Hanoi be drastically changed into a beautiful art space.

AFF Cup 2020 to take place as scheduled
AFF Cup 2020 to take place as scheduled
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  18/03/2020 

With no signs of being postponed, the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup 2020 is set to take place later this year as planned.

Xuan Truong named as most valuable Vietnamese football player
Xuan Truong named as most valuable Vietnamese football player
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  18/03/2020 

Midfield maestro Luong Xuan Truong of Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) FC has become the Vietnamese player with the highest estimated transfer value, according to website Transfermarkt.

New album with 20 artists encourages people in Covid-19 outbreak
New album with 20 artists encourages people in Covid-19 outbreak
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  18/03/2020 

A music video with performances of 20 singers, dancers, musicians and theatre artists will be released on March 20 to encourage people during the spread of the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) that causes Covid-19.   

Meditation helps ethnic minority artist find himself
Meditation helps ethnic minority artist find himself
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  18/03/2020 

Hoang A Sang is one of the artists taking part in the ongoing 'Painting Auction Fighting COVID-19' online charity event.

Footballers set for busy winter, if coronavirus permits
Footballers set for busy winter, if coronavirus permits
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  18/03/2020 

Following a VN Football Federation (VFF) announcement that the AFF Cup 2020 schedule will remain unchanged, the national football team look set to have a busy winter after coronavirus has wreaked havoc with the football schedule.

Midfielder Quang Hai surpasses milestone of 100 appearances in V.League 1
Midfielder Quang Hai surpasses milestone of 100 appearances in V.League 1
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  17/03/2020 

Hanoi FC midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai has surpassed the milestone of 100 appearances in the V.League 1.

Phu Yen Museum announces fake antiques
Phu Yen Museum announces fake antiques
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  17/03/2020 

The provincial museum of Phu Yen has recently announced results on fake bronze antiques, stopping rumours that were circulating about the objects.

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson released from coronavirus treatment
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson released from coronavirus treatment
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  17/03/2020 

Meanwhile, fellow actor Idris Elba announces he has the virus - telling followers "no panic".

Young people make COVID-19 video in Mong language
Young people make COVID-19 video in Mong language
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  17/03/2020 

A video clip by two young people is helping members of the Mong ethnic minority learn about COVID-19, providing accurate and useful information to prevent the spread of the virus.

Vietnam businesses and artists donate over US$3 million to fight Covid-19
Vietnam businesses and artists donate over US$3 million to fight Covid-19
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  16/03/2020 

The community is actively joining hands in the fight against the Covid-19 epidemic.

2019-2020 ASEAN Basketball League suspended indefinitely
2019-2020 ASEAN Basketball League suspended indefinitely
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  16/03/2020 

The ASEAN Basketball League (ABL)’s organising board has announced it has decided to suspend the event indefinitely due to the continued spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in the region.

New book on offshore archipelago published
New book on offshore archipelago published
MARITIME SOVEREIGNTYicon  16/03/2020 

A new book by journalist Nguyen Viet Ton on the Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago has just been published by Literature Publishing House.

COVID-19 delays national football season until end of March
COVID-19 delays national football season until end of March
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTSicon  16/03/2020 

Following two rounds of matches played behind closed doors, the LS V.League 1-2020 will be paused until the end of March due to fears that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic is likely to spread far and wide.

Face masks, body temperature checks now compulsory at movie theatres in VN
Face masks, body temperature checks now compulsory at movie theatres in VN
PHOTOSicon  16/03/2020 

Viewers at cinemas in Hanoi now have to follow strict guidelines when going to watch a movie, including wearing face masks and having their body temperature checked as a means of controlling the further spread of the novel coronavirus.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN