Cambodia soccer fans hail Honda's debut

Soccer fans in Cambodia have expressed expectations for leadership by Keisuke Honda as general manager of the national team.

The Cambodian national squad lost to Malaysia 3-1 in a friendly match in Phnom Penh on Monday, which was Honda's first with the team.

A local fan said that it was a good match in which the national team played well and a lot of spectators enjoyed it.

The man also said that Honda has a good reputation, and he can boost the confidence of Cambodian players.

A teenager who came to the stadium with his friends said that he expects Honda to make the national squad much stronger.