Van Lam sets goal to help Vietnam advance in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers
Thể Thao 247 - Speaking of the goal in new year, goalie Dang Van Lam said he wanted to advance to the next round in World Cup with Vietnam as the group winner.
After a short break in Russia with his family, goalkeeper Dang Van Lam summoned with Muangthong to prepare for the new season.
Van Lam and Muangthong United experience a poor streak in the beginning of the season 2019. Yet the appearance of U23 Thailand former coach Alexander Gama changed the form of the team, making them finish 5th on the table.
“Van Lam wants to win Thai League title this year, and get the ‘Goalkeeper of the Year’ title from this league,” Zing quoted Van Lam.
“In the national team, I hope to defend AF Cup title and help Vietnam NT advance to the third qualifier of World Cup 2022,” added Van Lam.
Van Lam is blending well with the environment in Muangthong United, making him become the first choice for the position.
Muangthong United quality is not bad and possible back on track for the Thai League championship run if Gama has a better stratergy.
Park Hang-seo and Vietnam NT is leading group G with 3 wins, 2 draws. The remaining three matches will be against UAE, Malaysia and Indonesia.
If Vietnam advances to the third qualifier, they will have a slot in the Asian Cup 2023 finals in China, which Park’s army impressed by siting in Top 8 of Asia.