The recent victories against Singapore and India have promoted Vietnam to the 96th position in the FIFA rankings, the 17th position in Asia and the first in Southeast Asia, according to website football-ranking.com.
The annual race #Run4WildlifeHN will return to Hanoi on November 6 after a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said Education for Nature – Vietnam (ENV), the country’s first non-governmental organisation focusing on wildlife conservation.
The Lao Embassy in Hanoi in coordination with the People's Police Academy of Vietnam kicked off a friendship football tournament between the Lao Embassy and Vietnamese ministries, departments and agencies on September 9.
Vietnamese female shuttler Vu Thi Trang missed out on a quarterfinal berth at the 2022 BWF World Championships, after losing to former world No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying in the women’s singles round of 16 on August 25.
Top Vietnamese tennis player Ly Hoang Nam beat eighth-seeded Illya Marchenko 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the second round of the men's singles at the Challenger Bangkok Open 2022 on August 24, thus making his berth to the quarterfinals.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos, and the Lao Ministry of Education and Sports and the Association of Private Education on August 19 co-organised a friendship football tournament to welcome the Vietnam-Laos Solidarity and Friendship Year 2022.
The Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) held a ceremony in Hanoi on August 9 to introduce Giustozzi Diego Raul as the new head coach of the Vietnamese national futsal team, who is expected to lift the squad to new heights, starting with the 2022 AFC Futsal Asian Cup and then at the 2024 World Cup final.
Vietnam’s national football squad is scheduled to meet Singapore and India at an international international tournament held by the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) this September as part of the FIFA International Match Calendars.