25 Jun 2022 | 04:33 | Football
The coach said: “The case of midfielder Pei Tianyong has been determined in advance to treat a long-term injury, so the team has alternatives. We have many excellent players, and I am completely relieved.” Pei Zhiyuan talked about the Viettel FC captain’s injury.
In the 2022 AFC Cup, the Viettel club has the services of two outstanding young U23 players from Vietnam, Nham Manh Dung and Nguyen Thanh Binh. The South Korean strategist said: “It’s definitely the young players who have the chance to play. I have my own plan and the situation depends on each game. The chances of the young players playing is definitely high on the field. This tournament”.
Speaking of the Legion’s goals, the head coach of the Viettel Club said: “We set a goal in this competition to pass the group stage. A good result in the AFC Champions League is a good premise and spiritual motivation after the return. V League”.
When asked about rivals Young Elephants, the head coach of the Viettel club said there was not much information. He said of the opening game: “We will focus on playing our football, the way we play. Opponents may also know very little about us. What matters is which team is ready. In the game Do better, better.”
Viettel’s captain and midfielder De Jian said about the change of the coaching bench before entering the game: “It’s a pity that coach Zhang Yuehuang has left, but the whole team has put in a lot of effort in the past period. Coach Bae Ji-won together. Therefore, I believe that Viettel Club will achieve good results because we are a united team.”
The Young Elephant Club is a rookie in the AFC Champions League in 2022. When asked about the recent changes to the training bench of the Viettel Club, the team coach from Laos said: “I don’t know the situation of changing coaches, and I don’t know who changed coaches. Situation.” . Like Vettel’s injured player. But this is a strong team. We will focus on the best performance of this game because football cannot say anything and we will only know after 90 minutes. “
“We have a lot of key players from the Lao national team in our squad, especially the captain. I think it is a blessing that we will perform well and bring joy to the fans. Laos”, added coach Satya Sagara .
The Viettel Club’s 2022 AFC Cup Group I first match will be played tomorrow (24 June) at 5:00pm at Tong Yi Stadium against Young Elephants Club. The remaining match between Hougang United and Phnom Penh Crown will be played at 21:00.