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Vietnam drawn against Thailand in men's football at SEA Games 2019

Vietnam have been drawn into the “death group” at the upcoming 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines, which features the presence of reigning champions Thailand, Indonesia, Laos, Singapore and Brunei.

Huong wins Vietnam’s first world boxing bronze

Nguyen Thi Huong won a historic bronze medal at the AIBA World Boxing Championships which closed in Ulan Ude in Russia on Sunday.

Vinfast announced as F1 Vietnamese GP’s title sponsor

VinFast, an automotive manufacturer in Vietnam, was yesterday unveiled as the title sponsor of the 2020 Formula 1 Vietnam Grand Prix.

Lan awarded two golds after Asian champs winner banned for doping

Vietnamese runner Quach Thi Lan has been awarded two gold medals from the Asian Athletics Championships 2017 after winner Nirmala Sheoran of India tested positive for a banned substance.

Coach Park confident of Vietnam’s win against Indonesia

Vietnam’s football team are prepared to secure a win against Indonesia in the World Cup 2022 qualifiers, said head coach Park Hang-seo.

Referee named for Indonesia vs Vietnam match

Saudi Arabia's Alkhudhayr Turki Mohammed will referee the 2022 World Cup qualifier between Indonesia and Vietnam on Tuesday.

Events in Hanoi & HCMC on October 14-20

A selection of noteworthy artistic and cultural events to take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam take silver at GSB Bangkok U19 Cup

Vietnam lost to South Korea to finish runners-up at the GSB Bangkok U19 Cup on Saturday.

Vietnam draw 1-1 with UAE in friendly

Ha Duc Chinh helped Vietnam secure a 1-1 draw with the UAE in a friendly on Sunday at HCM City’s Thong Nhat Stadium.

HCM City to host Southeast Asia Futsal Tournament

The Futsal HD Bank Championship Southeast Asia 2019 will be held from October 21-27 at Phú Thọ Stadium in HCM City.

Vietnam’s national football squad welcomed in Indonesia

Vietnamese national footballers and their head coach Park Hang-seo arrived at Indonesia’s Ngurah Rai International Airport on October 11 to prepare for a World Cup 2020 qualifier match against the hosts.

GM Liem, Son checkmate in England’s Grand Swiss Tournament

Grandmasters Le Quang Liem and Nguyen Ngọc Truong Son are competing at the FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament in the Isle of Man, England.

World Cup qualifiers: Vietnam wins against Malaysia

Vietnam scored their first win in the second round of the 2022 World Cup Asian qualifiers, as Nguyen Quang Hai blasted a solitary goal to help Park Hang-seo’s side edge past Malaysia 1-0 in their second Group G match yesterday.

Eight Vietnamese football clubs eligible to join AFC tournaments

Eight out of the 14 Vietnamese football clubs have been licensed to participate in club tournaments organised by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in 2020.


Vietnam, Malaysia keep cards close to chests

Both Vietnam and Malaysia kept their cards close to the chest during training sessions ahead of their 2022 World Cup qualifying game on Thursday.

Gymnast Tung wins Olympic berth in Tokyo

Gymnast Le Thanh Tung is Vietnam's second athlete who has qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics next summer.

Hanoi banned from AFC tournaments

V.League 1 champions Hanoi FC have been banned from taking part in both the Asian Football Confederation’s Champions League and Cup next season.

Vietnam take seven golds at world beach pencak silat event

Vietnam finished second at the first World Beach Pencak Silat Championship which closed in Phuket, Thailand, on October 4.

Vietnam to convene closed training with Van Hau’s return

Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo completed his full 25-player squad on October 8 with the return of defender Doan Van Hau (Heerenveen SC) from the Netherlands.

World Cup qualifiers: Security to be tightened for Vietnam-Malaysia match

The Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) recently held a meeting to discuss specific measures to ensure absolute security for the World Cup qualifier between Vietnam and Malaysia, scheduled to be hosted at Hanoi’s My Dinh Stadium on October 10.