Vietnam Tel “changed” before the date of U23 AFF Cup, the only HAGL player was suddenly crossed out

The U23 Vietnam team is gathering in Hanoi under the guidance of coach Dinh The Nam to prepare for the Southeast Asian U23 tournament in Cambodia in February. According to the initial list, the “replacement” coach Park Hang-seo only summoned one player on the HAGL staff, midfielder Tran Bao Toan.

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Tran Bao Toan and Hoang Xuan Tan were forced to say goodbye to U23 Vietnam at the U23 AFF Cup.

However, according to newly updated information, Bao Toan officially had to say goodbye to the U23 Vietnam team due to not recovering from injury in time. Also having to leave the team in this round is Hoang Xuan Tan of Nam Dinh Club. Both Bao Toan and Xuan Tan were expected to have a breakthrough at this tournament. In which, Bao Toan has participated in many tournaments at U19 and U23 levels before.

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Tran Bao Toan was used by Coach Park Hang-seo in the 2020 AFC U23 Championship.

To replace, coach Dinh The Nam has summoned 4 additional players Truong Duc Manh, Nguyen Van Tung (Thanh Hoa Club), Nguyen Van Son (Hanoi Club) and Vo Minh Trong (Dong Thap Club). Goalkeeper Tran Liem Dieu will also return soon after returning home to organize a wedding.

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U23 Vietnam actively practiced before leaving for Cambodia.

At the 2022 Southeast Asian U23 tournament, Vietnam Tel is in the same group with Thailand and Singapore. It is known that Thailand will use forces with mainly U19 players in this tournament, while Vietnam Tel prioritizes using the U21 age group. From now until the date of departure to Cambodia, U23 Vietnam is expected to have 3 friendly matches to review the force.

List of U23 Vietnam called to participate in the Southeast Asian U23 tournament

Goalkeepers: Y Eli Nie (Dak Lak), Dang Tuan Hung (Da Nang), Tran Liem Dieu (Nam Dinh), Trinh Xuan Hoang (East Asia, Thanh Hoa).

Defenders: Ho Van Cuong, Le Thanh Lam (SLNA), Vu Tien Long, Tran Van Thang (Hanoi), Nguyen Ngoc Thang (Hong Linh Ha Tinh), Luong Duy Cuong (SHB Da Nang).

Midfielders: Dinh Xuan Tien, Phan Ba ​​Quyen (SLNA), Ngo Duc Hoang (Hanoi), Nguyen Thanh Khoi (Nutifood), Dung Quang Nho (Hai Phong), Nguyen Trung Thanh (HCMC), Truong Duc Manh (Thanh Hoa) ), Nguyen Van Son (Hanoi) and Nguyen Van Tung (Thanh Hoa), Vo Minh Trong (Dong Thap)

Forwards: Nguyen Quoc Viet (Nutifood), Mai Xuan Quyet (Nam Dinh), Nguyen Ngoc Hau (Reunification Center), Nguyen Van Tung (Hanoi), Tran Manh Quynh (SLNA).