Veteran striker Nguyễn Anh Đức scored one goal to help the national senior team beat the U22 squad 2-1 in a friendly match on Tuesday in preparation for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
I haven’t had many opportunities to visit football grounds in Viet Nam outside of Hà Nội but was lucky enough to stop off at Hòa Xuân Stadium in Đà Nẵng on Sunday on the way home from Hội An, and the experience was a revelation.
After a 2-1 defeat to defending champions Viettel on Sunday at home, coach Lê Huỳnh Đức of SHB Đà Nẵng on Monday offered his resignation, which was accepted by club officials.
Sông Lam Nghệ An's head coach Ngô Quang Trường and president Nguyễn Hồng Thanh have both resigned after a run of poor results.
Viettel got the opening goal at Thống Nhất Stadium from Bruno Matos in the 17th minute after a howler by home goalkeeper Bùi Tiến Dũng.
Coach Kiatisuk Senamuang of Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) said his side are trying to play beautiful and winning football at the same time.
The 2019 Golden Ball winner will certainly miss the national team's three remaining World Cup qualification games in Group G in the UAE from May 31 to June 15.
The Hà Nội FC coach resigned two days ago after a 2-0 defeat to SHB Đà Nẵng on Friday, the latest in a string of poor results this season.