Vietnam lose 0 - 2 to Thailand in first leg of AFF Cup semifinals
Vietnam lost 0 - 2 against Thailand in the first leg of the AFF Cup semifinals on December 23.
Both teams entered the game, held at the National Stadium of Singapore, with confidence and made strong attempts to vie for the ball.
Chanathip Songkrasin of Thailand scored the game’s opening goal at the 14th minute and another at the 23rd.
Despite efforts and several chances, Vietnam still failed to score a goal into the rival’s net.
Suffering from this defeat, the team of head coach Park Hang-seo will face many difficulties in the second leg of the semifinals on December 26./.
The Vietnamese national football squad remains the strongest team in the region as it is has many advantages over other teams.
The Vietnamese national team will enter the AFF Cup 2020 as defending champions with a strong determination to defend their title.