Wednesday, 24/01/2018 15:18

PM calls to congratulate VN football team

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc placed a phone call to the Viet Nam U23 football team to congratulate them on their historic win, sending them into the final round of the Asian Football Cup for the first time. — VNA/VNS Photo
Viet Nam News

HA NOI — Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has personally called to congratulate the Vietnamese U23 team immediately after their hard-earned but well-deserved victory that guarantees them entry into the final of the Asian Football Cup (AFC).

PM Phuc called the general secretary of the Viet Nam Football League Le Hoai Anh, who is presently in China, to commend the competitive spirit of the young Vietnamese football players.

The Prime Minister affirmed that the victory was a significant and meaningful event that would certainly go into Viet Nam’s football history, bringing great pride to domestic fans.

He ordered the minister of culture and sports ministry to award the Korean coach Park Hang Seo and Viet Nam’s U23 players “with timely and worthy” commendations. — VNS

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