The Vietnamese-American soccer player, Lee Nguyen, will be joining world famous football club Arsenal of England in September for special training with them. Although Nguyen was born in the United States and won the award for High School Soccer Player of the Year, he is relatively unknown to non-soccer fans in his birthplace, but instead, receives rockstar treatment in Vietnam.  He is the highest paid player in the V-League receiving $10,000U.S./Month.   Lee played for Hoang Ang Gai Lai (HAGL) this season scoring 12 goals and 16 assists in 24 matches.   Lee has played for the USA national team, PSV Eindhoven in Holland and Randers in Demark.

Lee Nguyen (far left) will be joined by Thong Lao (3rd from left) in trip to England.