Public applauds Vietnam’s SEA Games football gold medal

(VOVWORLD) - Asian media praised Vietnam for winning its football gold medal at SEA Games 30 by defeating Indonesia 3-0 in the final on Tuesday. 
Public applauds Vietnam’s SEA Games football gold medal - ảnh 1Doan Van Hau scores 2 goals in the match (Photo: VNExpress) 

Live Sport Asia said the victory was well-deserved. Thai SiamSports said Vietnamese football has become king after 60 years of waiting. Indonesian Bola Sport said the result was decisive, as Indonesia could not penetrate Vietnam’s defense while Vietnam fully exploited its strengths.

Vietnamese people flooded the streets to cheer Vietnam’s football triumph and the success of all the Vietnamese athletes at SEA Games 30.

“This is the first time Vietnam has won a gold medal in SEA Games football. I am very happy and excited. Everyone is proud. The players played a wonderful match,” a Vietnamese fan said. 

“I always watch the team at SEA Games 30. When they score a goal, like millions of other Vietnamese fans, I am extremely happy. Today all the players played really well, particularly goalkeeper Nguyen Van Toan.”

Fans sent their thanks to coach Park Hang-seo and expressed their hope that the Vietnam Football Team will continue to create a miracle in other international tournaments.

“Incredible. This is what fans have been waiting for. This victory shows our dominance at the moment. I wish our team continued success, good results in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers, and all upcoming international contests.”

“We have waited for this for too long. Today our dreams came true. I would like to thank coach Park Hang-seo and all the players. I hope our team will make history again in the AFC U23 Championship in Thailand next year.”

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