The chairman of Quảng Nam Nguyễn Húp said the players wouldn't be able to play to their full potential, as even travelling to an away fixture via plane would be stressful.
Pedro Paulo made history with the fastest goal ever in the V.League 1 as Sài Gòn FC went on to beat SHB Đà Nẵng 4-1 yesterday.
The northern port city of Hải Phòng drew 1-1 with former champions Quảng Nam in the V.League 1 yesterday.
A beautiful long-range strike by Joseph Mpande was all Hải Phòng needed to beat Thanh Hóa in the V.League 1’s season-opening schedule yesterday.
The Việt Nam Professional Football Company (VPF) chose to ban supporters from all seven matches of the first round on March 6, 7 and 8 to ensure safety amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Of the 23 players in the squad, in the little over two years since, eight of them have faced lengthy spells on the sidelines due to ligament injuries.