Vietnam under Coach Park has never lost to Malaysia
Confrontation history is in favor of Vietnam before the men’s football semi-final against Malaysia at SEA Games 31.
Coach Park Hang-seo led Vietnam to meet Malaysia six times, all at the national team level, in the AFF Cup 2018 arena, the second qualifying round of the 2022 World Cup – Asia region and the AFF Cup 2020. He and his students won and drew one. match (2-2 in the first leg final, before winning 1-0 in the second leg to win the AFF Cup 2018).
Under Park, Vietnam U23 is also unbeaten against Southeast Asian rivals on all fronts. The team won 19 and drew 2 in 21 matches. Two draws took place against Thailand in the group stage of SEA Games 30 and Philippines at SEA Games 31.
Vietnam entered the semi-finals with 10 points, scoring six goals and conceding none in four matches. Coach Park’s army became the first team to keep a clean sheet in the SEA Games group stage, since the U23 age limit tournament in 2001. U23 Vietnam also owns a record of 10 consecutive clean sheets in the East. South Asia, only official prizes are counted.
Vietnam has never lost to Malaysia in the semi-finals of the SEA Games. In 2003 at home, the team win 4-3 thanks to the tables of Le Quoc Vuong, Pham Van Quyen and a brace from Phan Thanh Binh. Two years later in the Philippines, Vietnam again beat Malaysia 2-1 thanks to Van Quyen and Le Cong Vinh. However, at both these tournaments, Vietnam lost to Thailand in the final.
On the occasion of the 31st SEA Games held in Vietnam, Newspaper VnExpress held the contest “Sea Games 31 moments”, lasting from May 12 to May 22 with attractive prizes.
Participating photos are works around the theme of SEA Games 31. It can be the moment when athletes sublime, burst into competition, the celebration and cheers of athletes or a character, a story on the side of tradition. inspiration…
Readers can submit entries here
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