Coaches Mai Duc Trung (right) and Phan Thanh Hugn (left) receive flowers from the VFF. ( Image: vff.org.vn )
The 23 players of the national team will convene at Thanh Long Sports Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on June 15 whilst the Olympic team will meet in Hanoi on June 13 to begin their training sessions.
Coaches Mai Duc Chung and Phan Thanh Hung have been appointed by the VFF to lead the national and Olympic teams respectively.
The national team will take on Macau in a two-leg match in their first round of the World Cup 2014 Asia Zone qualifiers on June 29 and July 3.
Meanwhile, at the second qualifying round for the 2012 London Olympics, the Olympic team will play Saudi Arabia away in the first leg on June 19 and will play the second leg in Hanoi on June 23.
The national team:
Coach: Mai Duc Trung
Goalkeepers: Duong Hong Son (Hanoi T&T), Nguyen Manh Dung (Thanh Hoa), Bui Tan Truong (Dong Thap).
Defenders: Doan Viet Cuong (Hoang Anh Gia Lai), Tran Dinh Dong (Song Lam Nghe An), Vo Hoang Quang (SHB Da Nang), Le Phuoc Tu (Saigon Xuan Thanh), Nguyen Minh Duc (Saigon Xuan Thanh), Nguyen Thanh Long Giang (Navibank Saigon), Nguyen Anh Tuan (Navibank Saigon), Huynh Quang Thanh (Becamex Binh Duong).
Midfielders: Pham Thanh Luong (Hanoi ACB), Nguyen Minh Chau (Vicem Hai Phong), Le Tan Tai (Khatoco Khanh Hoa), Phan Thanh Hung (SHB Da Nang), Phan Van Tai Em (Navibank Saigon), Nguyen Vu Phong (Becamex Binh Duong), Vo Duy Nam (Hanoi T&T).
Strikers: Le Cong Vinh (Hanoi T&T), Hoang Dinh Tung (Thanh Hoa), Nguyen Ngoc Anh (Song Lam Nghe An), Nguyen Viet Thang (Vissai Ninh Binh), Nguyen Quang Hai (Navibank Saigon).
The Olympic team:
Coach: Phan Thanh Hung
Goalkeepers: Tran Anh Duc (Hanoi), Tran Buu Ngoc (Dong Thap), Nguyen Tuan Manh (Hoang Anh Gia Lai).
Defenders: Lam Anh Quang (Nam Dinh), Pham Van Thuan (Nam Dinh), Pham Van Nam (Nam Dinh), Nguyen Tien Duy (Quang Ninh Coal), Nguyen Doan Bac (TDC Binh Duong), Nguyen Van Viet (Quang Nam), Au Van Hoan (Song Lam Nghe An), Nguyen Van Hau (Dong Thap), Duong Thanh Hao (Dong Thap), Tran Tan Dat (Khatoco Khanh Hoa). Midfielders: Le Van Thang (Thanh Hoa), Le Hoang Thien (Hoang Anh Gia Lai), Le Duc Tai (Becamex Binh Duong), Bui Van Hieu (Quang Ninh Coal), Nguyen Hai Huy (Quang Ninh Coal), Nguyen Van Quan (Hanoi T&T), Ngo Hoang Thinh (Song Lam Nghe An), Hoang Van Binh (Song Lam Nghe An), Dinh Kien Trung (Ho Chi Minh City), Pham Nguyen Sa (SHB Da Nang).
Strikers: Nguyen Van Quyet (Hanoi T&T), Tran Manh Dung (Vissai Ninh Binh), Nguyen Trong Hoang (Song Lam Nghe An), Ha Minh Tuan (SHB Da Nang).