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Vietnam women's national football team

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Sub-confederation  AFF (South East Asia)
Most caps  Đoàn Thị Kim Chi
Home stadium  Thống Nhất Stadium
Captain  Đặng Thị Kiều Trinh
Head coach  Mai Đức Chung
Top scorer  Lưu Ngọc Mai
Arena/Stadium  Mỹ Đình National Stadium
Location  Vietnam
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Nickname(s)  The Golden Girls (Vietnamese: Những cô gái vàng)
Association  Vietnam Football Federation
Confederation  Asian Football Confederation (Asia)

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Vietnam women's national football team (Vietnamese: Đội tuyển bóng đá nữ quốc gia Việt Nam) is a female football team representing Vietnam and controlled by Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). The team is currently ranked 32nd in the world, 7th in Asia and 3rd in Southeast Asia below Australia and Thailand by FIFA (December 2016).

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The Vietnam women's national football team has become the most powerful team in Southeast Asia since 2000. They have finished seven times in the group stages of the AFC Women's Asian Cup 1999, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2014, have won the AFF Women's Championship 2006 and 2012. They have also won four gold medals in the SEA Games 2001, 2003, 2005 and 2009. Their best result is the fourth place at the 2014 Asian Games.

History

In 2005, the country was one of seven teams that included Brunei, Thailand, Indonesia, East Timor, Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Burma and Singapore, that were expected to field a women's football team to compete at the Asian Games in Marikina in December.

2001 Southeast Asian Games

In the 2001 SEA Games, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Vietnam women's team defeated the defending champion Thailand 4–0 in final match. Its first title in the regional tournament.

2003 Southeast Asian Games

In the 2003 SEA Games, Hanoi, Vietnam (as hosted). Vietnam women's team defeated Myanmar 2–1 in final match. Its second title in the regional tournament.

2005 Southeast Asian Games

In the 2005 SEA Games, Marikina City, Philippines. Vietnam women's team defeated Myanmar 1–0 in final match. Its third title in the regional tournament.

2006 AFF Women's Championship

In the 2006 AFF Women's Championship, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (as hosted). Vietnam women's team became the first champion of this tournament (defeated Chinese Taipei 1–0, Thailand 3–2 and Myanmar 1–0). Its first title in this tournament and also the fourth title in the regional tournament.

2009 Southeast Asian Games

In the 2009 SEA Games, Vientiane, Laos. Vietnam women's team drew Thailand 0–0 and won 3–0 on Penalty in final match. Its fifth title in the regional tournament.

2012 AFF Women's Championship

Vietnam women's football team clinched the 2012 Southeast Asian Women Football Championship (AFF), beating tough rival Myanmar 4–3 on penalties in a nerve-racking final at Ho Chi Minh City –based Thong Nhat Stadium Saturday afternoon.

After a 0–0 tie after 120 minutes, goal keeper Đặng Thị Kiều Trinh became hero in the penalty kick shootout after she saved the fifth deciding kick by Khin Marlar Tun to help Vietnam win the second AFF title. It is their second title win in this tournament and also the sixth title in the regional tournament.

Southeast Asian Games

*Denotes draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks. **Gold background color indicates that the tournament was won. ***Red border color indicates tournament was held on home soil.

Schedules and results

All times listed are Indochina Time (UTC+7)

  Win   Draw   Lose

CFA International Women's Football Tournament, Shenzhen 2016
2015–16 AFC Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament Final Round
2016 AFF Women's Championship

Current squad

The following players were called up to the squad for the 2016|.

As of 14 September 2015

Head coach: Mai Đức Chung

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Vietnam squad within the last 12 months.

Notes:
  • INJ Player withdrew from the squad due to an injury
  • RET Retired from the national team
  • WD Player withdrew from the squad for non-injury related reasons
  • Regional

  • AFF Women's Championship
  • Winners (2): 2006, 2012 Runners-up (2): 2008, 2016 Third place (3): 2007, 2011, 2013 Appearances (9): 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016
  • SEA Games
  • Gold Medal (4): 2001, 2003, 2005, 2009 Silver Medal (2): 2007, 2013 Bronze Medal (1): 1997 Appearances (7): 1997, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2013

    References

    Vietnam women's national football team Wikipedia


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