Coach Troussier’s Surprising Statement in Indonesian Rematch

Vietnam National Team Prepares for Indonesia Rematch in World Cup Qualifier

Vietnam’s national football team is gearing up for a crucial showdown with Indonesia in the 2026 World Cup qualifying match at the My Dinh Stadium. In their previous encounter, the Vietnamese squad suffered a 0-1 defeat on Indonesian soil, allowing their opponents to secure the second spot in Group F.

Despite the setback, the Vietnamese players are eager to make amends on home soil. Coach Philippe Troussier, known for his controversial comments about lacking fan support, surprised everyone by calling for the audience’s backing at the upcoming match. He emphasized the importance of securing a positive result in order to advance to the next qualifying round.

“This is our 4th match in the 2nd qualifying round, and our goal remains unchanged – to achieve the best possible outcome. With two more matches left, including the upcoming one at home, we are in a favorable position. We are counting on the support of the fans to propel us towards our ultimate goal,” Troussier stated at a press conference ahead of the clash.

Acknowledging the weight of expectations and the necessity of taking the initiative, Troussier expressed confidence in his players’ ability to rise to the occasion and deliver a strong performance. The team is fully aware of the task at hand and is determined to give their all on the field.

With the next three matches crucial in determining their fate in the qualifiers, Vietnam is banking on the home advantage to secure vital points. Troussier’s call for unity and support from the fans underscores the team’s determination to succeed and progress in the tournament.

As the stage is set for the rematch against Indonesia, all eyes are on the Vietnamese team as they look to turn the tide in their favor and keep their World Cup hopes alive. With the backing of a passionate home crowd, Vietnam aims to produce a spirited display and come out victorious in this pivotal encounter.

Denis Hardin

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