American-Vietnamese star Lee Nguyen is in London to train with Arsenal.
The former PSV Eindhoven midfielder plays for Vietnam league
team Hoang Ahn Gia Lai (HAGL), a club that has a partnership deal with the Premier
Thailand acting coach Steve Darby
told Goal.com that the training is part of the ongoing relationship between the
"Lee Nguyễn will train with Arsenal’s B-team,” Darby said.
“This is a part of the cooperation agreement to build a Soccer Academy in Vietnam
and advertise HAGL’s name at the Emirates Stadium.
“He will go to London in September and train for a month.”
Thailand striker, and club-mate, Datsakorn Thonglao was also due to head to London but stayed at home to be with his sick child.