|Sài Gòn FC vs Cần Thơ in the 20th round of the V.League 1 yesterday. Sài Gòn FC beat Cần Thơ 3-1. – Photo vietnamnet.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Sài Gòn FC beat Cần Thơ 3-1 in the 20th round of the V.League 1 yesterday at Cần Thơ Stadium in the southern province of Cần Thơ yesterday.
Sài Gòn move to 11th place in the rankings with 19 points, while Cần Thơ fall to the bottom with 17 points.
Both sides were cautious in the first half, which finished goalless.
After the break, Cần Thơ’s Hoàng Vissai allowed Quốc Phương to open the scoring with a header in the 57th minute.
Cần Thơ fought back, but naturalised midfielder Vissai conceeded a penalty in the 71st minute,and Ngọc Duy converted for Sài Gòn.
In the 77th minute, Quốc Phương got his name on the scoresheet to make it 3-0.
Cần Thơ’s Wander Luiz got a late consolation.
Today, the 20th round will continue with Sông Lam Nghệ An vs Hoàng Anh Gia Lai, Bình Dương vs Đà Nẵng, Nam Định vs Quảng Ninh and Thanh Hóa vs Hà Nội. — VNS