|Phong Phú Hà Nam (in yellow) beat HCM City 2 to top of the National Women’s Football Championship after the seventh round in HCM City on May 31. — Photo vff.org.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Phong Phú Hà Nam jumped to the top of the National Women’s Football Championship after the seventh round match yesterday in HCM City.
Phong Phú Hà Nam defeated HCM City 2 1-0 with the only goal by Nguyễn Thị Nguyệt who converted her teammate Phạm Thị Tươi’s smart pass for an irresistible finish in the 29th minute.
The fifth win pushed Phong Phú Hà Nam to No 1 spot with 16 points.
HCM City 2 maintained the second position from the bottom with three points.
In the later game of the day, TNG Thái Nguyên won 4-1 over Sơn La. However, the result did not change their ranking. Thái Nguyên are at fifth and Sơn La at sixth.
The rest of the matches in the round will be held today.
HCM City 1 may take their top seat back in case of beating bottom-placed Hà Nội 2. Earlier, Hà Nội 1 will meet Việt Nam Coal and Minerals. — VNS