HANOI (12 Dec 2019) – Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo has named a provisional squad of 28 players ahead of the team’s challenge for the AFC Under-23 Championship in Thailand next month.

The U22 squad which had only recently lifted the gold medal at the SEA Games 2019 will not have much off days as they will have to get back to work for the meet that kicks off on 8 January next year.

Ahead of the tournament where they will be based in Buriram, the team will head to South Korea for a ten-day training session.

Vietnam have been placed in Group D against North Korea, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates.