Vietnam national under-20 football team

The Vietnam national under-20 football team represents Vietnam at international youth association football competitions for age under-20 and under-19. It is controlled by the Vietnam Football Federation.

 Vietnam U-20
Nickname(s)Golden Dragons
(Rồng Vàng)
AssociationVietnam Football Federation (VFF)
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationAFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coachPhilippe Troussier
CaptainHuỳnh Công Đến
FIFA codeVIE
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Indonesia 7–1 Vietnam 
(Baoding, China; 19 June 1996)
Biggest win
 Guam 0–17 Vietnam 
(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; 14 November 2007)
Biggest defeat
 China PR 9–0 Vietnam 
(Baoding, China; 21 June 1996)
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2017)
Best resultGroup stage (2017)
AFC U-19 Championship
Appearances19 (first in 1961)
Best resultMed 3.png Semi-final (2016)

Vietnam was the first Southeast Asian country to win a point in a major FIFA men's youth competition, with its U-20 team gaining a draw against New Zealand U-20 in 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

International recordsEdit

World stageEdit

FIFA U-20 World CupEdit

Year Round Position GP W D L GS GA Coach
  1977 to   2001 Did not enter
  2003 to   2015 Did not qualify
  2017 Group stage 22/24 3 0 1 2 0 6   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2019 Did not qualify
  2021 To be determined
Total Group stage 1/22 3 0 1 2 0 6

Asian stageEdit

AFC U-19 Championship Coach
Year Round GP W D L GF GA
  1959 to   1974 See South Vietnam
  1975 to   1994 Did not enter
  1996 to   2000 Did not qualify
  2002 Group stage 3 0 1 2 4 8   Nguyễn Văn Thịnh
  2004 Group stage 3 0 0 3 0 3   Đoàn Minh Xương
  2006 Group stage 3 1 0 2 3 6   Lê Tuấn Long
  2008 Did not qualify
  2010 Group stage 3 1 0 2 2 9   Triệu Quang Hà
  2012 Group stage 3 0 0 3 2 14   Mai Đức Chung
  2014 Group stage 3 0 1 2 2 10   Guillaume Graechen
  2016 Semi-finals 5 2 2 1 4 5   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2018 Group stage 3 0 0 3 3 7   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2020 Qualified   Philippe Troussier
Total Best: Champions 26 4 4 18 20 62

ASEAN regional stageEdit

AFF U-19 Youth Championship Coach
Year Round GP W D L GF GA
   2002 4th Place 6 3 0 3 17 6   Nguyễn Văn Thịnh
  2005 4th Place 6 2 3 1 13 8   Nguyễn Hữu Thắng
  2006 4th Place 3 0 1 2 3 8   Lê Tuấn Long
  2007 Champions 5 4 1 0 16 2   Nguyễn Mạnh Cường
  2008 Did not enter
  2009 Third place 5 4 0 1 12 6   Võ Hoàng Bửu
  2010 4th Place 4 0 3 1 4 7   Triệu Quang Hà
  2011 Runner-up 6 4 2 0 21 4   Triệu Quang Hà
  2012 4th Place 4 0 0 4 1 14   Mai Đức Chung
  2013 Runner-up 7 6 1 0 16 5   Guillaume Graechen
  2014 Runner-up 4 2 0 2 7 5
  2015 Runner-up 6 4 1 1 14 6   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2016 Third place 6 4 1 1 17 10   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2017 Group stage 4 3 0 1 17 3   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2018 Group stage 5 2 2 1 11 4   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  2019 Group stage 5 2 1 2 6 6   Hoàng Anh Tuấn
Total Best: Champions 70 40 16 20 175 94

Hassanal Bolkiah TrophyEdit

  Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy   Coach
Year Round GP W D L GS GA
2002 Group stage 4 2 0 2 7 3   Nguyễn Văn Thịnh
2005 3rd Place 5 2 1 2 4 3   Nguyễn Hữu Thắng
2007 Group stage 3 0 2 1 1 6   Nguyễn Mạnh Cường
2012 3rd Place 5 3 1 1 6 4   Mai Đức Chung
2014 Runner-up 7 4 1 2 16 9   Guillaume Graechen
2018 Did not enter
Total Best: Runner-up 24 11 5 8 34 25

Schedule and resultEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

2019Edit

PlayersEdit

The following players are called up for the 2020 AFC U-19 Championship qualification [1]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Y Eli Niê (2001-08-01) 1 August 2001 (age 18)   Đắk Lắk
29 1GK Nguyễn Văn Bá (2001-06-26) 26 June 2001 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
24 1GK Trần Tấn Lộc (2001-10-12) 12 October 2001 (age 18)   Than Quảng Ninh
28 1GK Trần Lâm Hào (2002-08-21) 21 August 2002 (age 17)   Phố Hiến

19 2DF Phan Tuấn Tài (2001-07-01) 1 July 2001 (age 18)   Viettel
4 2DF Vũ Tiến Long (2002-04-04) 4 April 2002 (age 17)   Hà Nội
5 2DF Trịnh Quang Trường (2002-02-02) 2 February 2002 (age 18)   Phố Hiến
2DF Vương Văn Huy (2001-10-08) 8 October 2001 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
2 2DF Hồ Khắc Lương (2001-10-01) 1 October 2001 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
3 2DF Trần Quang Thịnh (2001-07-28) 28 July 2001 (age 18)   Công An Nhân Dân
6 2DF Giáp Tuấn Dương (2002-07-18) 18 July 2002 (age 17)   Công An Nhân Dân
2DF Trần Hoàng Phúc (2001-04-28) 28 April 2001 (age 18)   Phố Hiến
2DF Võ Minh Trọng (2001-10-24) 24 October 2001 (age 18)   An Giang
2DF Nguyễn Nhật Minh (2003-06-07) 7 June 2003 (age 16)   Hoàng Anh Gia Lai

14 3MF Đặng Quang Tú (2001-06-13) 13 June 2001 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
16 3MF Nguyễn Duy Triết (2002-02-11) 11 February 2002 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
3MF Nguyễn Xuân Bình (2001-05-24) 24 May 2001 (age 18)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
3MF Nguyễn Ngọc Tú (2002-01-13) 13 January 2002 (age 18)   Viettel
12 3MF Nguyễn Thanh Khôi (2001-06-10) 10 June 2001 (age 18)   Hoàng Anh Gia Lai
3MF Nguyễn Nhĩ Khang (2001-02-16) 16 February 2001 (age 19)   Hoàng Anh Gia Lai
17 3MF Nguyễn Hữu Nam (2001-01-01) 1 January 2001 (age 19)   Viettel
8 3MF Huỳnh Công Đến (2001-08-19) 19 August 2001 (age 18)   Phố Hiến
15 3MF Phạm Văn Hữu (2001-03-06) 6 March 2001 (age 19)   SHB Đà Nẵng
21 3MF Lê Quốc Nhật Nam (2001-05-12) 12 May 2001 (age 18)   Viettel
10 3MF Bùi Tiến Sinh (2001-10-03) 3 October 2001 (age 18)   Viettel
3MF Đặng Ngọc Đức (2001-07-01) 1 July 2001 (age 18)   Viettel
3MF Hoàng Văn Toản (2001-01-10) 10 January 2001 (age 19)   Công An Nhân Dân
3MF Võ Hoàng Minh Khoa (2001-01-15) 15 January 2001 (age 19)   Becamex Bình Dương
3MF Ngô Đức Hoàng (2002-05-26) 26 May 2002 (age 17)   Hà Nội

4FW Nguyễn Hữu Tiệp (2002-05-14) 14 May 2002 (age 17)   Viettel
4FW Kha Tấn Tài (2001-01-21) 21 January 2001 (age 19)   Đồng Tháp
9 4FW Nguyễn Kim Nhật (2001-02-09) 9 February 2001 (age 19)   Viettel
4FW Phạm Xuân Tạo (2001-01-20) 20 January 2001 (age 19)   SHB Đà Nẵng
4FW Võ Nguyên Hoàng (2002-07-02) 2 July 2002 (age 17)   Phố Hiến
7 4FW Trần Mạnh Quỳnh (2001-01-18) 18 January 2001 (age 19)   Sông Lam Nghệ An
4FW Lê Văn Đô (2001-05-30) 30 May 2001 (age 18)   Phố Hiến
18 4FW Nguyễn Văn Tùng (2002-06-23) 23 June 2002 (age 17)   Thanh Hóa
4FW Nguyễn Bá Dương (2002-07-04) 4 July 2002 (age 17)   Viettel
11 4FW Đỗ Tấn Thành (2001-05-05) 5 May 2001 (age 18)   Phố Hiến
13 4FW Trần Quốc Đạt (2003-05-20) 20 May 2003 (age 16)   Thanh Hóa
20 4FW Nguyễn Minh Tùng (2004-01-02) 2 January 2004 (age 16)   Quảng Nam

Coaching staffEdit

Position Name Notes
Head Coach   Philippe Troussier PVF
Assistant coach   Moulay Azzeggouarh PVF
Assistant coach   Nguyễn Quốc Trung PVF
Assistant coach   Nguyễn Minh Tiến Viettel F.C.
Assistant coach   Ngô Tuấn Vinh An Giang F.C.
Goalkeeping coach   Nguyễn Thế Anh VFF
Sports Science coach   Cedric Roger PVF
Sports Science coach   Abderrahmen Sahbi Mejbri Phố Hiến F.C.
Doctor   Adrien Diouf PVF
Doctor   Đặng Đức Giảng Bệnh Viện Thể Thao

Head coach historyEdit

Head coaches by years (2005–present)

Years Name Nationality Achievements
2002–2003 Nguyễn Văn Thịnh   Vietnam 2002 AFF U-20 Youth Championship: Fourth Place
2004 Đoàn Minh Xương   Vietnam 2004 AFC Youth Championship: Group Stage
2005 Nguyễn Hữu Thắng   Vietnam 2005 AFF U-20 Youth Championship: Fourth Place
2006 Lê Tuấn Long   Vietnam 2006 AFF U-20 Youth Championship: Fourth Place
2006 AFC Youth Championship: Group Stage
2007 Nguyễn Mạnh Cường   Vietnam 2007 AFF U-20 Youth Championship:   Champions
2009 Võ Hoàng Bửu   Vietnam 2009 AFF U-19 Youth Championship:   Third Place
2010–2011 Triệu Quang Hà   Vietnam 2010 AFF U-19 Youth Championship: Fourth Place
2010 AFC U-19 Championship: Group Stage
2011 AFF U-19 Youth Championship   Runner-up
2012 Mai Đức Chung   Vietnam 2012 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy:   Semi-finalist
2012 AFF U-19 Youth Championship: Fourth Place
2012 AFC U-19 Championship: Group Stage
2013–2014 Graechen Guillaume   France 2013 AFF U-19 Youth Championship:   Runner-up
2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy:   Runner-up
2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship:   Runner-up
2014 AFC U-19 Championship: Group Stage
2015–2019 Hoàng Anh Tuấn   Vietnam 2015 AFF U-19 Youth Championship:   Runner-up
2016 AFC U-19 Championship qualification
2016 AFF U-19 Youth Championship:   Third Place
2016 Nations Cup:   Third place
2016 AYA Bank Cup:   Winner
2016 AFC U-19 Championship:   Semi-finalist
2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup: Group Stage
2017 AFF U-18 Youth Championship: Group Stage
2018 AFC U-19 Championship qualification
Suwon JS Cup
2018 AFF U-19 Youth Championship
Qatar Friendly Cup:   Third Place
2018 AFC U-19 Championship
2019-Present Philippe Troussier   France

HonoursEdit

ContinentalEdit

AFC U-19 Championship

  • Semi-finals (1): 2016

RegionalEdit

AFF U-19 Youth Championship

  Champion (1): 2007
  Runner-up (4): 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit