|Quảng Nam celebrate beating Hoàng Anh Gia Lai in the third-place match at the annual Bình Dương Television International Football Cup (BTV Cup) on February 4. — Photo bongda.com.vn |Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — V.League 1 defending champions Quảng Nam defeated Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) 4-2 in a penalty shootout in the third-place match at the annual Bình Dương Television International Football Cup (BTV Cup) on Sunday.
The match, held in the southern province of Bình Dương ended in a 1-1 draw in official time.
Both sides used many young players in this match to hone their skills. Quảng Nam’s Nguyễn Đức Cường and Huỳnh Tấn Sinh played, while HAGL gave game time to young talents Đinh Thanh Bình and Nguyễn Văn Hạnh.
The mountainous football team HAGL opened the scoring in the second half through Korean Kim Jin-seo, however, Quảng Nam’s Văn Hà levelled the score in injury time. — VNS