Honda says he is preparing Cambodian soccer for the future

Phnom Penh – Japanese soccer star Keisuke Honda, recently named general manager of Cambodia’s national team, said Sunday he will concentrate on building up its players for the future.

Honda spoke at a press conference a day ahead of a scheduled friendly match against Malaysia. It will be the 166th-ranked Cambodian team’s first contest since he agreed last month to helm the team, when he also signed a contract to play with the Australian club Melbourne Victory.

“It’s going to be a very tough game but I am sure we will do our best,” he said.

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