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Vietnam’s leading footballer Nguyen Quang Hai has officially signed a two-year contract with French side Pau FC of Ligue 2 after passing a medical check-up on June 29.

AFC U23 Asian Cup 2022: Vietnam hold defending champions RoK to a draw

Vietnam's under-23s drew 1-1 against defending champions the Republic of Korea in their second Group C game of the 2022 AFC U23 Asian Cup on June 5, despite going behind with less than thirty minutes left.

Vietnam’s SEA Games football victory finds prominent coverage in foreign media

ESPN ran a front-page story headlined “Vietnam retain Southeast Asian Games gold medal against Thailand to prove they are still force to be reckoned with,” saying “even at the simplest level, it was a victory with plenty of significance.”

Vietnam defeat Thailand to keep SEA Games men’s football crown

The U-23 men’s football team of Vietnam beat its Thai archrival 1-0 in the final of the ongoing 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) held on its home soil to keep back the crown in a tense match on May 22.

Midfielder Quang Hai set to sign for Austrian club

Vietnamese midfield maestro Nguyen Quang Hai has reached a preliminary agreement to sign with LASK, an Austrian professional football club.

Vietnam set new records with draw against Japan

Vietnam's 2022 World Cup journey has come to an end, but the records set by Park Hang-seo’s men means they can hold their heads high. 

Lee Young-jin to coach U23 Vietnam at Dubai Cup

Lee Young-jin, assistant to chief coach Park Hang-seo, will take the helm of U23 Vietnam at the Dubai Cup 2022 – an international friendly tournament in the United Arab Emirates.

Transfermarkt names two VN players with highest market value

Vietnamese midfielders Nguyen Hoang Duc of Viettel FC and Quang Hai of Hanoi FC have both been valued at Є400,000 each, equal to VND10 billion, on the renowned German football site Transfermarkt.

Vietnam reach AFF U23 Championship final after shootout

Vietnam reached the final of the AFF U23 Championship after a victory from the spot over Timor Leste on February 24.

New coach of U23 Vietnam football squad may be Korean

Korean Coach Park Hang Seo has recommended his compatriot Gong Oh Kyun to the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) to replace him to lead the U23 Vietnam team after the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games.


Vietnam claim 1-0 victory against Thailand in AFF U23 Championship

Vietnam beat Thailand 1-0 in a match at the ongoing AFF U23 Championship in Cambodia on February 22.

Midfielder Hoang Duc first time receives Golden Ball Awards

Midfielder Nguyen Hoang Duc of Viettel FC beat four other nominees to win the Vietnam Golden Ball Awards 2021 at a gala night in Ho Chi Minh City on February 16.

World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Vietnam beat China 3-1

Vietnam beat China 3-1 at My Dinh Stadium in Hanoi on February 1, the team's first victory in the final round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

Vietnam lose 4-0 to Australia, officially out of World Cup

Vietnam lost 4-0 to Australia in World Cup qualification on January 27 in Melbourne, ending their dreams of winning a ticket to the Qatar finals later this year.

Four Vietnamese footballers to play in Japan

Four players of Saigon FC will soon leave for Japan to play at different divisions of the Japan Professional Football League (J-League), the club’s management said.

From shining shoes to shining bright for the national team

The road to success can have many twists and turns. Just ask To Van Vu, the 28-year-old who is quickly establishing himself with the national football squad.

Vietnam football in 2021: highs and lows

Overall, in 2021, Vietnamese football was not as positive as expected after the V-League was postponed and then canceled under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

HCM City sign contract with Bruno Cosendey Lobo Pinto to replace Lee Nguyen

HCM City have signed Brazilian midfielder Bruno Cosendey ahead of the V.League 1 2022 season.

ESPN name Hoang Duc in AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Team of the Tournament

Vietnamese footballer Hoang Duc has been named in the AFF Suzuki Cup 2020 Team of the Tournament, as selected by sports broadcasters ESPN.

New coach to replace Park Hang–seo at 2022 U23 AFF Cup

Dinh The Nam will take charge of the U23 Vietnam national team at the 2022 U23 AFF Cup in Cambodia, replacing Park Hang–seo to allow the Korean more time to focus on the first team.