Vietnam national women’s football team are ready to compete at the AFF Women’s Championship 2018. (Photo: bongda.com.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam national women’s football team is due to face Indonesia in their first match of Group B of the AFF Women’s Championship 2018 held at Jaka Baring Stadium, Indonesia, on July 3.

The team has trained for nearly a week in Palembang, Indonesia to prepare for the event.

At present, the team is very comfortable and confident for the upcoming match, said Vietnamese coach Mai Duc Chung.

In the match against Indonesia, they will attack with the aim of earning three points, he added.

Earlier, host Indonesia were held to a scoreless draw by Singapore, while Myanmar thrashed the Philippines 4-0 in an earlier match of Group B.

The AFF event is taking place in Indonesia from June 30 to July 13. Vietnam are in Group B alongside Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore and the hosts Indonesia. Group A features Thailand, Australia, Malaysia, Cambodia and Timor Leste.-VNA