|Laos’ Lanexang United players celebrate their goal against SHB Đà Nẵng of Việt Nam. — Photo vov.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — SHB Đà Nẵng suffered a 1-2 shock loss against Lanexang United of Laos in the first match of the Toyota Mekong Club Championship’s preliminary round on Saturday in Vientiane City.
Nguyễn Vũ Phong pushed SHB Đà Nẵng, the V. League’s third-positioned team, ahead with a goal just 13 minutes into the game.
However, the Vietnamese failed to maintain their lead in the second half.
The Lao Premier League champions mounted a strong attack and found the goals twice, in the 53rd and 75th minutes.
SHB Đà Nẵng will next play Yadanarbon of Myanmar in the second match on December 23 at the Hà Nội’s Mỹ Đình Stadium. — VNS