Việt Nam have been drawn with alongside regional rivals Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia in the next round of World Cup qualifying.
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.
Việt Nam’s national U18 football team left for Japan on Monday for an intensive training camp ahead of the AFF U18 Championship.
Khánh Hòa were the first team to take a point at the capital side's home ground this season.
A representative of Ricardo Quaresma has rubbished claims that the Portuguese footballer was gearing up for a move to Việt Nam.