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Vietnam national football team

national association football team

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

Vietnam
Nickname(s)Golden Dragons[1]
AssociationVFF (Vietnam)
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 99 Increase 1 (7 February 2019)[2]
Highest84 (September 1998[3])
Lowest172 (December 2006)
Elo ranking
Current 117 Increase 23 (3 March 2019)[4]
Highest58 (October 2002)
Lowest175 (January 1995)
First international
 Hong Kong 3–2 South Vietnam 
(Hong Kong; 20 April 1947)[5]
 China PR 5–3 North Vietnam 
(China; 4 October 1956)[6]
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 February 2003)
Asian Cup
Appearances4 (first in 1956)
Best resultFourth place (1956,1960)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "ĐT Việt Nam tại Asian Cup 2019: Rồng Vàng vượt núi cao châu lục" [Vietnam Team at the Asian Cup 2019: Golden Dragon crosses the high mountain continent] (in Vietnamese). Bóng đá.com.vn. 2 January 2019. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  2. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  3. "Vietnam National Football Team: FIFA Ranking". FIFA Ranking.net. Retrieved 29 November 2018.
  4. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  5. "Vietnam matches, ratings and points exchanged". World Football Elo Ratings: Vietnam. Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  6. "North Vietnam matches, ratings and points exchanged". World Football Elo Ratings: Vietnam. Retrieved 24 November 2016.