As an experienced South Korean sports health expert, Choi Ju-young came to Việt Nam in April to work with the national football team.
HCM City will finish second in the league, while Hà Nội FC were crowned champions with two matches to spare.
Việt Nam’s head coach Park Hang-seo has sent a list of 26 players to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to prepare for the upcoming fixture between Việt Nam and Thailand on September 5 in the Asian zone’s second qualifying round for the World Cup 2020.
Nghiêm has been banned for two matches after a verbal altercation with referee Vũ Phúc Hoan in the previous game between Hà Nội and Sanna Khánh Hoà on Saturday.
Vietnamese players had their first training in Buriram, Thailand, for the King's Cup yesterday. The team are in good mood and ready for the tournament.
Former national champions Bình Dương defeated Sài Gòn FC 1-0 in the ninth round of the V.League 1 yesterday.