|Striker Nguyễn Văn Quyết and his son attend the Gala V.League Awards 2020 on Friday in Hà Nội. — Photo courtesy of VPF|
HÀ NỘI — Forward Nguyễn Văn Quyết of Hà Nội FC was named the best player of the 2019-20 season at the Gala V.League Awards 2020 on Friday in Hà Nội.
Quyết, whose club only finished second to Viettel, was selected by the organisers, football pundits and sports journalists.
The 29-year-old played all 20 matches of the season for his team and scored five goals. This is the second time he took his title following the first time two years ago.
His teammate Nguyễn Quang Hải won the award for the best goal which he scored in the match between Hà Nội and Sài Gòn FC early this month.
Midfielder Bùi Hoàng Việt Anh, also of Hà Nội, was named best young player.
At the year-end gala, the organisers named 14 best players representing 14 teams of the V.League 1.
The best XI was also revealed, including Quyết, striker Nguyễn Công Phượng of HCM City FC, midfielder Nguyễn Trọng Hoàng of Viettel FC and defender Hồ Tấn Tài of Becamex Bình Dương.
The best coach was Trương Việt Hoàng of Viettel.
At the ceremony, organisers also presented awards for the best pitch field, fair-play spirit and youth training centre.
Awards were also given to best referee and referee assistant and best fan clubs. VNS