Syria will bring their best players to face host Việt Nam in their on May 31.
|Striker: Sanharib Malki Sabah of Syria seen in Kasimpasa FC’s jersey. He is a player to watch at the coming friendly match in Hà Nội. — Photo vtv.vn
All Syrians playing abroad have been summoned home to play on the national team which will arrive in Hà Nội on May 29.
Of the 21 players, the most in demand is striker Sanharib Malki Sabah, who is competing for Kasimpasa FC in Turkey.
Ahmad Al Douni (Al-Riffa in Bahrain) and Abdul Fattah Al Agha (Baghdad FC in Iraq) are also in demand.
Other faces on the team are midfielders Abdulrazak Al Husein and Mahmoud Al Mawas and defenders Ahmad Alsaleh and Alaa Al Shbbli.
After the Hà Nội event, Syria will take part in the King’s Cup in Thailand, in preparation for 2018 World Cup qualification.
Việt Nam will fly to Myanmar for a two-day friendly match next month.