October 7 – Vietnamese real estate developer Hung Thinh Land has become an Official Global Supporter of the AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar which enter their third match day in the final round today.
Vietnam have been one of the most improved nations within the AFC, having qualified for the 2023 Asian Cup and, for the first time, the final group stages of World Cup qualifying that see two groups of six play off with the top two in each group qualifying for Qatar 2022.
Vietnam play away to China today. After two rounds the two countries are sitting at the bottom of their group which is topped by Australia and Saudi Arabia. Japan and Oman are also in the group.
Hung Thinh Land’s sponsorship begins immediately and is for the Qatar 2022 qualifiers. It reflects the country’s growing passion for the game and their national team which has ignited support as they have progressed through the World Cup qualifiers.
Nguyen Dinh Trung, chairman of Hung Thinh Group said: “Following the recent unprecedented advancement of Vietnam’s national football team to the final round of the AFC Asian Qualifiers, a unique opportunity has opened up for Hung Thinh Land to partner with one of Asia’s most prestigious competitions.
“We are excited about the opportunity to engage with fans locally and across the region, and we are proud to bring our support as a Vietnamese business to a major sports event that is consumed and enjoyed globally.”
The rapid progress of the Vietnamese to becoming a competitive threat in the region was recognised by AFC General Secretary Dato’ Windsor John.
“Vietnam’s historic qualification for the final round of the AFC Asian Qualifiers is one of the most inspiring success stories of Asian football in recent history, one which further strengthens the undeniable passion for the game in the country.
“We would like to thank Hung Thinh Land for showcasing their faith in the AFC and for recognising the value proposition of our world-class competitions to enhance the connection with fans and consumers alike.”
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