Cambodia coach Hok Sochetra names 30-man preliminary squad ahead of AFF Cup qualifiers

The Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC) has announced a 30-man squad from which head coach Hok Sochetra will select players for the tournament's qualification round
The Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC) has released a list of a 30-man preliminary squad ahead of AFF Cup qualifiers to be held in Myanmar from October 5 to 13.

New coach Hok Sochetra has selected a completely home-based team which will be reduced to 20 men before September's friendlies against Philippines and a selection of Cambodian players in Europe, which will both serve as preparation for the AFF Cup qualification round.

Cambodia will first play Timor-Leste in Yangon on October 5, then will meet rivals Laos two days later and Brunei on October 9, before concluding its campaign against hosts Myanmar on October 11.

The winner of the qualification round will face Thailand, Vietnam and Philippines in Group A, while the runner-up is scheduled to play in Group B against Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.

Cambodia preliminary squad:
Goalkeepers: Sou Yaty (National Defense Ministry), Um Vichet (National Defense Ministry), Sar Sophea (Preah Khan Reach), Phorng Rathana (Nagacorp)
Defenders: Tieng Tiny (Phnom Penh Crown), Lay Raksmey (Preah Khan Reach), Touch Panhcharong (Boeung Ket Rubber Field), Ke Vannak (National Defense Ministry), Om Thavrak (Nagacorp), Nen Sothearath (Preah Khan Reach), Say Piseth (National Police Commissary), Sok Sovan (Phnom Penh Crown), Khek Khemarin (National Defense Ministry), Keav Vibol (Boeung Ket Rubber Field)
Midfielders: Soun Veasna (Preah Khan Reach), Teab Vathanak (Nagacorp), Sun Sopanha (Nagacorp), Tith Dina (National Police Commissary), Prom Puthsethy (Build Bright United), Sos Suhana (Phnom Penh Crown), Chhun Sothearath (Build Bright United), Tum Saray (Phnom Penh Crown), Pov Phearith (National Defense Ministry)
Strikers: Srey Udom (National Police Commissary), Khim Borey (Phnom Penh Crown), Choun Chum (Nagacorp), Sok Pheng (Phnom Penh Crown), Chhin Chhoeun (National Defense Ministry), Keo Sokngon (Boeung Ket Rubber Field), Phuong Soksana (National Defense Ministry)

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