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Toshiya Miura set to be unveiled as manager of Ho Chi Minh City FC

Former Vietnam national team head coach Toshiya Miura has arrived in Vietnam and is expected to be named as the new manager of Ho Chi Minh City F.C., according to reports in Vietnam.

Local media also reported that the 54-year-old coach will sign a two-year deal with the V.League 1 side, taking charge at the club in December.

Ho Chi Minh City FC have recently decided to terminated French manager Alain Fiard’s contract with the club. His assistant, the former footballer Lư Đình Tuấn was appointed as an interim manager.

The team will aim for a top-three finish in next season’s V.League 1, according to acting president Le Cong Vinh.