Coach Park Hang-seo honored before return- leg finals of AFF Cup

Before the upcoming return-leg finals of AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 is scheduled to take place on December 15, the South Korean head coach of the Vietnam's national football team Park Hang- seo has been awarded the title of “Person of the Year 2018”, voted by the Journalists Association of Korea.

Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo (Photo: Anh Khoa)

Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo (Photo: Anh Khoa)

This year, Park Hang- seo has had great contributions to Vietnam’s football such as achievements of the runner-up at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship, entering the semifinals of AFF Cup and closely touching the championship at the sport event.

The award aims to honor individuals with their outstanding achievements bringing pride for the country.

In the first leg finals, the Vietnamese men’s football team drew 2-2 with host- country Malaysia. With the result, Vietnamese football team will take advantages in the return- leg finals at My Dinh National Stadium on Saturday. 

VNA- Translated by Huyen Huong

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