Vietnamese captain Nguyen Quang Hai (No 19 in red) in action (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam have goalless draw with UAE in AFC U23 champs

Vietnam had a goalless match against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in their Group D of the ongoing 2020 AFC U23 Championship, which took place in Thailand’s Buriram province on January 10.

Nguyen Quang Hai (shirt no.19) is surrounded by Malaysian players (Source: VNA)

FOX Sports Asia: Nguyen Quang Hai - hope of Vietnam

FOX Sports Asia devoted an article in its “Players to Watch” series for AFC Asian Cup 2019 to write about Nguyen Quang Hai, describing him as “the outstanding prospect carrying the hopes of Vietnam”.
Nguyen Quang Hai of Vietnam (second, left) kicks a ball during an Asian U23 Championship match between Vietnam and Australia in China on January 14 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam beats Australia 1-0 in AFC U23 tournament

Nguyen Quang Hai’s win brought Vietnam’s historic 1-0 victory over Australia in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship on January 14, and opened a door to all Group D teams competing in the quarter-finals in Kunshan, China.