Members of national men’s football team receiving first shot COVID-19 vaccine on April 19-20

According to the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF), vaccinations were adjusted to follow the schedules of the country’s professional leagues. The players will receive their second shot in mid-May.

Head coach Park Hang-seo, his assistants, and the team’s physicians were vaccinated earlier this month.

The men’s squad was vaccinated in preparation for upcoming matches in Group G of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Vietnam will take on Indonesia on June 7 and Malaysia four days later, and then wrap up the qualifying round with a game against hosts UAE on June 15.

Members of the team are set to gather for training on May 10 and will leave for the UAE on May 27.

Source: VNA