12/10/2021 - 10:15

Vietnam strive to gain points at World Cup qualifiers' final round

At a training session of Vietnam (Photo: VNA)
Vietnam will play against the hosts Oman on October 12 in the final round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifiers.
The game will kick off at 11 pm (Vietnam time).
Defender Ho Tan Tai voiced his hope that football fans will continue to support the team and all members will exert further efforts in a bid to earn points in upcoming matches of the final qualifying round.
After suffering a 2-3 defeat to China on October 7, Vietnam are the only squad in Group B that have yet to collect any points and remained at the bottom of the group.
Head coach Park Hang-seo (centre) joins a training practice with Vietnames players (Photo: VNA)
The Vietnamese team previously lost 0-1 to Australia and 1-3 to Saudi Arabia.
This is the first time Vietnam have ever played in the final round of World Cup qualifiers. However, many Vietnamese footballers have suffered from injuries.
Meanwhile, Oman defeated Asian powerhouses Japan 1-0 in their opening game of the final round in held September. They were later beaten by Saudi Arabia and Australia./.