Indonesia advanced to the 2016 AFF Suzuki Cup final after a 2-2 draw over 10-man Vietnam after extra time gave them a 4-3 aggregate semifinal victory.
Vietnam coach Nguyen Huu Thang will try to outdo ex-boss Alfred Riedl when his team face Indonesia in the AFF Cup semifinal second leg on Wednesday.
Indonesia won't "park the bus" in Wednesday's AFF Cup semi, despite the threat of Vietnam's Le Cong Vinh as they try to protect a 2-1 first-leg lead.
Indonesia are making plans if coach Alfred Riedl doesn't extend his contract, with Dutchman Robert Alberts ready to step into the breach.
Indonesia stunned Thailand by equalising in the second half before the defending champions eased to a 4-2 victory in their AFF Cup opener in Bocaue.
Coach Alfred Riedl admits Indonesia were "lucky" in their 2-1 semifinal win vs. Vietnam, and will need to improve in Wednesday's second leg in Hanoi.