Home win: Hà Nội T&T and Hải Phòng’s players vie for the ball in the ninth round of the national premier league at Hà Nội-based Hàng Đẫy Stadium yesterday. Photo zing.vn
Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Hà Nội T&T beat Hải Phòng 2-1 in the ninth round of the national premier league at the capital city’s Hàng Đẫy Stadium yesterday.
The two teams played attack to hunt goals, and striker Hoàng Vũ Samson opened the score for the hosts in the 33rd minute.
After the break, striker Errol Stevens levelled the score in the 75th minute. The team had several chances to raise the score but their strikers didn’t beat Hà Nội T&T’s goalie.
In the extra time, Samson helped his team fix the score of 2-1.
With four wins in a row, Hà Nội T&T rise up to seventh place with 13 points in the rankings. Despite getting the first loss in this year’s football season, Hải Phòng still top the league with 22 points.
In another match, Bình Dương defeated Hoàng Anh Gia Lai 5-0.
On Saturday, Quảng Nam drew with SHB Đà Nẵng 1-1, Long An bested Đồng Tháp 2-1, Khánh Hòa crushed Cần Thơ 2-0, and Quảng Ninh Coal won Sài Gòn FC 1-0. — VNS