Vietnam national football team

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Vietnam
Nickname(s)Những Chiến Binh Sao Vàng
(Golden Star Warriors)[1][2][3]
AssociationVietnam Football Federation (VFF)
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationAFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coachPark Hang-Seo
CaptainQuế Ngọc Hải
Most capsLê Công Vinh (83)
Top scorerLê Công Vinh (51)
Home stadiumMỹ Đình National Stadium
FIFA codeVIE
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 98 Increase 1 (23 December 2021)[4]
Highest84 (September 1998[5])
Lowest172 (December 2006)
First international
 Hong Kong 3–2 South Vietnam 
(Mong Kok, Hong Kong; 20 April 1947)[6]

 China PR 5–3 North Vietnam 
(Beijing, China; 4 October 1956)[7]

 Philippines 2–2 Vietnam 
(Manila, Philippines; 26 November 1991)[8]
Biggest win
 Vietnam 11–0 Guam 
(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; 23 January 2000)
Biggest defeat
 Zimbabwe 6–0 Vietnam 
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 26 February 1997)
 Oman 6–0 Vietnam 
(Incheon, South Korea; 29 September 2003)
Asian Cup
Appearances5 (first in 1956 as South Vietnam
2007 as Vietnam
)
Best resultFourth place (1956, 1960) as South Vietnam
Quarter-finals (2007, 2019) as Vietnam
AFF Championship
Appearances12 (first in 1996)
Best resultChampions (2008, 2018)

Vietnam national football team is the national football team of Vietnam.

Competitive records[change | change source]

Asian Cup Result Pos. Pld W D L GF GA
1992 Did not enter
1996 until 2004 Did not qualify
2007 Quarter-finals 8/16 4 1 1 2 4 7
2011 and 2015 Did not qualify
2019 Quarter-finals 8/24 5 1 1 3 5 7
Southeast Asian Championship Result W D L
1996 Third place 3 2 1
1998 Runner-up 3 1 1
2000 Fourth place 3 1 2
2002 Third place 4 1 1
2004 Group stage 2 1 1
2007 Semi-finals 1 3 1
2008 Champions 4 2 1
2010 Semi-finals 2 1 2
2012 Group stage 0 1 2
2014 Semi-finals 3 1 1
2016 Semi-finals 3 1 1
2018 Champions 6 2 0

References[change | change source]

  1. Linh Pham (2019-01-20). "Vietnam football team: when Golden Star warriors get emboldened". hanoitimes.vn.
  2. VFF (2021-05-25). "Chủ tịch nước Nguyễn Xuân Phúc chúc các chiến binh sao vàng giành vé vào vòng loại thứ ba World Cup 2022" (in Vietnamese). vff.org.vn.
  3. VFF (2021-12-15). "Liên đoàn Bóng đá Việt Nam - VFF" (in Vietnamese). VFF.
  4. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 23 December 2021. Retrieved 23 December 2021.
  5. "Vietnam National Football Team: FIFA Ranking". FIFA Ranking.net. Retrieved 29 November 2018.
  6. "Vietnam matches, ratings and points exchanged". World Football Elo Ratings: Vietnam. Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  7. "North Vietnam matches, ratings and points exchanged". World Football Elo Ratings: North Vietnam. Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  8. "Vietnam matches, ratings and points exchanged". World Football Elo Ratings: Vietnam. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
  9. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.