|Victor Ormazabal is one of two new comers at the HCM City FC. — Photo vtv.vn|
HÀ NỘI — Lê Công Vinh, new vice president of HCM City FC signed two new contracts ahead of the V.League season, just a few days following his promotion.
The former national striker picked midfielder Victor Ormazabal from Hà Nội FC and striker Dyachenko Rodion Sergey from Quảng Ninh Coal.
Earlier, the club decided to end the team’s relationship with six local players. Thanh Phú and Xuân Dư are players from the youth team, while the four others -- Đức Nhân, Văn Sơn, Viết Đàn and Trần Văn Bửu -- signed their contracts a few weeks ago.
Coach Alain Fiard said these players were not suitable with his club’s future plan.
HCM City jump to the V.League follows a successful season in 2016. To prepare for the tough matches at the tournament they recruited former national defender Trương Đình Luật, midfielder Âu Văn Hoàn from Becamex Bình Dương and centre-back Châu Lê Phước Vĩnh from SHB Đà Nẵng. — VNS