Korean Times praises Vietnamese striker

The Korean Times of South Korea has called Vietnamese striker Nguyen Cong Phuong a new talent in Asian football, who has been likened to a Lionel Messi.

Under the headline It's time for another Southeast Asian star in Korea, the story by John Duerden said Korean fans are going to get a glimpse of more Vietnamese talent this coming season as Incheon United has signed an even bigger Vietnamese star � Nguyen Cong Phuong. The 24-year-old striker has played more than 30 matches for the Vietnamese national team, which is led by Park Hang-seo, one of the most recognizable figures in Korean soccer, the article said.

Source: VOV5