Back to English Comments News – December 17, 2018 | 12:44 pm GMT+7 Vietnam is the best football team in Southeast Asia again, and their journey back to the top was remarkable.Vietnam perfectly ended a very impressive run at the AFF Cup 2018 with a 1-0 victory in the second leg of the final, proving without a doubt that they belonged on the regional summit.The team was unbeaten throughout the tournament, with six wins and two draws; they scored 15 goals and only conceded four. Take a look at this pictorial journey.Vietnam was drawn in group A with Malaysia, Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos. They started with a bang, beating Laos 3-0 in an away match. In this tournament, Vietnam used formation 3-4-3 in every game, with three centre backs, two wing backs, two midfielders and three forwards.Back home for their second match against Malaysia, their toughest group A opponent, Vietnam played counter attack and won 2-0 despite Malaysia dominating possession and number of shots.Next, Vietnam played away again in Myanmar. Whoever won the match would take temporary top spot. The game ended goalless with a controversial decision from the referee in disallowing Nguyen Van Toan’s goal, who was not offside… Read full this story
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