Thailand press hopes Vietnam lose to Malaysia on Bukit Jalil stadium
The Siam Sport expects Malaysia NT will win over Vietnam, which directly affects Thailand chance to advance in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers.
Vietnam will face a huge challenge at World Cup 2022 qualifiers as they will travel to Malaysia. Tan Cheng Hoe side always shows their good performance at home, notably their win over Thailand on Bukit Jalil stadium.
Malaysia still have a chance to seize Vietnam’s top spot to win the right in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers if they win in the upcoming match. Thai people seems interested in with this scenario.
“Vietnam will travel to Malaysia's Bukit Jalil Stadium on March 31, they face many difficulties without the service of two pillars Nguyen Trong Hoang and Tran Dinh Trong. Trong Hoang is suspended with two yellow cards, and Dinh Trong is suspended for a red card in the AFC U23 tournament. They are all important players in the defense of Vietnam.”
"If Malaysia wins, it will be favorable for Thailand in the race to the top of Group G. However, coach Akira Nishino needs to be well-prepared for matches with UAE, Indonesia and Malaysia itself."
The Vietnamese team, under the lead of Park, has a remarkable performance in the confrontations with Malaysia. They have won 3 victories and 1 draw in the last 4 encounters, the only draw was the final of the AFF Cup 2018 in Bukit Jalil Stadium.