Park Hang-seo (66), coach of the Vietnam national soccer team, agreed with Malaysia coach Kim Pan-gon (54) to defeat Thailand.
Malaysia’s ‘SNE Sports’ reported on the 12th (Korean time), “Director Park Hang-seo consulted with Malaysian coach Kim Pan-gon ahead of the 2022 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Mitsubishi Electric Cup final match with Thailand.”메이저놀이터
Vietnam advanced to the final by beating Indonesia under Shin Tae-yong in the semifinals. The ‘defending champion’ Thailand defeated Malaysia, led by coach Kim Pan-gon, to reach the finals for two consecutive tournaments.
Prior to the game, coach Park pledged victory. At a press conference, he said, “I have led Vietnam for five years, and the only game I lost to Thailand was the first leg of the 2020 AFF Cup semi-finals.” want,” he said.
Coach Park, who has been in charge of Vietnam since September 2017, ends his 5-year partnership with Vietnam this month. He signed a 2+1 renewal contract with the Vietnam Football Association in November 2019, but this time he chose to say goodbye.
Ahead of ‘Last Dance’, director Park did not neglect to analyze Thailand. He said confidently, “My assistants went directly to Thailand to watch the second leg of the semifinals. The first stage of analyzing the opposing team is over.”
Director Park also revealed his trump card. He said, “I also consulted coach Kim Pan-gon about his experience in Thailand.”
Meanwhile, this final, which is held in a home & away format, determines the winning team by the total score of the first and second games. The second game will be held at Thammasat Stadium in Pathum Thani, Thailand on the 16th.