Vietnamese football team is training in the UAE (Photo: AFC)

To ensure security and safety when cheering the Vietnamese team at the AFC Asia Cup 2019 from January 5th to February 1st, fans should buy tickets through the main website of the Organizing Committee at

The fans should bring appropriate luggage, including clothes, personal belongings and necessary papers. At the same time, they should protect their luggage and necessary papers to avoid loss and their passports must be valid for over six months.

They should behave and cheer politely, avoid provocative behaviors to prevent conflicts with fans from other countries, affecting Vietnam’s image. They should strictly abide by the law and respect the customs and practices of the UAE such as wearing polite and discreet clothes; not using alcohol in public places, not going out when drinking; and only smoking in allowed areas.

In case of requiring emergency assistance, fans can contact:

The Vietnam Embassy in the UAE through hotline: +971 501 299 789 at address: Villa 147, Salama bint Butti (Street 23), Al Mushirif, Abu Dhabi; or hotline to protect citizen: +84 981 84 84 84 or hotline of the UAE: 999./.