Vietnam signs Falko Gotz to lead national team
Former Hertha Berlin and 1860 Munich manager Falko Gotz has been
appointed Vietnam’s new coach.
Gotz signed a two-year contract on Monday, filling the position
vacated by Portuguese Henrique Calisto who moved into Thai club
Gotz said in a statement on the Vietnam federation website that
he wanted ”to identify and fully exploit the strengths of
Vietnamese players” and saw his responsibility as ”not just to
the national team, but also to help develop football in
Much of Gotz’s long playing career was spent with Bayer
Leverkusen and Koln, as well as a stint with Galatasaray, before
moving into coaching.