(Cinet) -On the morning of August 24, a coach Phan Thanh Hung has been assigned the hard task to lead the Vietnamese national football squad and the Under-23 team under a four-month contract. The 2012 AFF Cup, also known as the 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup, will be co-hosted by Malaysia and Thailand and from 24 November to 22 December 2012. At the signing ceremony on August 24, Hung presented Van Sy, Van Phung and Hoang Anh Tuan as his assistants and Dylan Kerr from the UK as his fitness expert to the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF). The 53-year-old will have three assistants, coach Hoang Anh Tuan, Nguyen Van Sy, and Nguyen Van Phung, and British fitness trainer Dylan from Khatoco Khanh Hoa Club. After a long time to use a foreign coach but not as expected, Hung is appointed to become a excellent coach. The 2013 SEA Games will take place in Myanmar from December 11, while the closing day remains to be determined.