National football team Viet Nam

Viet Nam

Working place: Ha Noi

Founding day: ?-?-1962 (62 years old)

Population of Vietnam 1962: 36,12 millions

Global rank: #6139

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Who is National football team Viet Nam?
Vietnam national football team is currently the team representing Vietnam in regional and international football tournaments. The team is managed by the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). The Vietnamese team is currently ranked 97th in the world, 17th in Asia and 2nd in Southeast Asia. Football was brought into Vietnam by the French in the 19th century, but due to many domestic conflicts, throughout the 20th century, Vietnamese football was significantly hindered. The first birth and development of Vietnamese football was rekindled in 1896 during the French colonial period. In the beginning, football was only played by merchants, civil servants and French soldiers. The French then encouraged the local Vietnamese to play this and some other sports. After that, football was spread to many other areas, mainly the Central and the North. On July 20, 1908, the Luc Tan Van newspaper reported a football match between two Vietnamese football teams. In 1925, Vietnamese doctor Pham Van Tiem published the first football manual and quickly attracted the interest of young Vietnamese. In 1928, some people established the General Department of Sports Annam in Saigon. In the same year, Vietnam went to play in Singapore. After this event, many local football clubs were established in both the North and the South. But it was not until after World War II that football clubs in the region began to become more organized. Up to now, the Vietnamese team has participated in many football tournaments in the region and continent and has achieved certain achievements. Vietnam has participated in the AFC Asian Cup three times, the first time was in 2007, and the best performance was in the quarterfinals in 2007 and 2019.
In the period from 2017-2021, Vietnamese football has witnessed the sublime performances of the golden generation of players, with the guidance of the coach Park Hang-seo. The first match that Coach Park Hang-seo led Vietnam as head coach was the match against Afghanistan in the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers. Vietnam's squad for the AFC Asian Cup 2019 was a young squad. 1st place with most U-23 players. Vietnam has been placed in Group D along with Yemen, Iraq and Iran. Reaching the quarterfinals, but Vietnam lost to Japan with a score of 1-0. In the second round of the 2022 World Cup in Asia, Vietnam is in Group G with 3 competitors Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand besides the UAE. Vietnam finished the second qualifying round with a score of 17 points, ranked second after the UAE and won a ticket to the third qualifying round for the first time, which also means qualifying for the AFC Asian Cup 2023 in Qatar with the position how to be one of the 5 best runners-up.
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When was National football team Viet Nam born?
Viet Nam founding day ?-?-1962 (at the age of 62).
Where is National football team Viet Nam's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Viet Nam was born in Ha Noi, of Vietnam. is a National football team, whose Zodiac is (don't know), and who Chinese Zodiac is The Tiger. Viet Nam's global rank is 6139 and whose rank is 19 in list of famous National football team. Population of Vietnam in 1962 is about 36,12 millions persons.
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Photo of the Vietnamese national football team at Seagame
Photo of the Vietnamese national football team at Seagame
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Images of Vietnamese players practicing on the pitch
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Images of a squad of the Vietnamese team

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Events in 1962 and 31-2

Events in the world in the birth year of Viet Nam

  • France transfers sovereignty to new republic of Algeria (July 3).
  • Cuban Missile Crisis: USSR to build missile bases in Cuba; Kennedy orders Cuban blockade, lifts blockade after Russia backs down (Aug.-Nov.).
  • Pope John XXIII opens Second Vatican Council (Oct. 11).
  • Cuba releases 1,113 prisoners of 1961 invasion attempt (Dec. 24).
  • Burundi, Jamaica, Western Samoa, Uganda, and Trinidad and Tobago become independent.
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