Chinanews.com client, April 27. According to the AFC website, on the 27th, Beijing time, the Guam team, their opponents in the World Cup preliminary matches, announced that South Korean coach Xu Dongyuan would take over the team.
Screenshot of AFC website
According to the announcement, Xu Dongyuan will lead the Guam team in the 2022 Qatar World Cup Asian qualifiers and 2023 China Asian Cup qualifiers.
Xu Dongyuan said: "It is very challenging to inspect and select players in such a short period of time, but we will try our best to rely on existing resources to prepare for the upcoming tournament and lay the foundation for the team to show good performance next month.
Prior to this, Xu Dongyuan served as the coach of the Korean University League Championship team for a long time. In 2018, he was a member of the technical research team of the Korean national team for the World Cup in Russia.
Guam currently ranks last in Group A of the Asian Top 40 World Cup, with 0 wins in 5 games, scoring 2 goals and conceding 19 goals.
In the next world preliminaries, the national football team will play against Guam at home on May 30.