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The Vietnam Professional Football (VPF) Company has proposed a plan for the resumption of club football to end the season on schedule.

SLNA face the dreaded drop for first time

Of the 14 teams in the V.League 1, Song Lam Nghe An (SLNA) are the only never to have played below the top tier.

Last-minute goals, resignations and a police escort on a wild Monday in the V.league 1

Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) head coach Kiatisuk Senamuang said his team were lucky to take a fifth win in a row after beating 10-man Nam Dinh 4-3 on Monday in the Central Highlands city of Pleiku.

Conquering V.League 1 proves to be tough task for foreign coaches

Sacked after just three matches in charge, Japanese coach Masahiro Shimoda is the latest foreign coach to struggle in the V.League 1.

Struggling giants Hanoi FC hope COVID-19 break gives them a lift

The enforced rest due to the COVID-19 pandemic may have been a boon for the country's two best-supported teams Hanoi FC and Hoang Anh Gia Lai ahead of the mid-March restart.

Thanh Hoa ready for V.League 1 under coach Ljupko Petrovic

Ljupko Petrovic, who won the European Cup with Red Star Belgrade in 1991, has vowed to bring Thanh Hoa back to the top of V.League 1 this season.

Four V.League 1 titles later, Hoang still full of passion for football

Nguyen Trong Hoang was a key cog in the Viettel machine that secured the V.League 1 title this year, marking the fourth time the midfielder has lifted the trophy for three different clubs.

Viettel win, lead V.League1 in penultimate round

A 1-0 victory over Quang Ninh Coal on Tuesday helped Viettel FC gain an advantage in the V.League championship race.

V.League 1-2020 Phase 2: Five talking points from Matchday 4

The fourth matchday of V.League 1’s phase 2 saw Viettel FC reclaim their top spot from Hanoi FC while bottom-placed Quang Nam FC earned a significant win in their bid to avoid relegation this season.

Hanoi FC grind out HAGL to put pressure on leaders Viettel

Reigning champions Hanoi FC cruised to a resounding 4-0 away win over Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) on October 15, sending them to third on the V.League 1 table, just two points behind leaders Viettel FC and one adrift of second-placed Saigon FC.

Sai Gon FC boss confident team can still win V.League 1 despite defeat

Despite losing to Becamex Binh Duong and losing their position at the top of the V.League 1 table, Sai Gon FC still have a good chance of winning the league, said the team's coach and president Vu Tien Thanh after the 3-1 defeat on Wednesday.

Newbies Ha Tinh enjoy surprise V.League 1 success

V.League 1 newcomers Hong Linh Ha Tinh were tipped for relegation at the start of this season, but instead hav become the surprise package of the top-flight.

Teams ready for V.League 1’s resumption

Local football teams are ready for the resumption of the V.League 1 season after the second postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic,

V.League: Nguyen Trong Hieu a raw gem needs to be honed

Midfielder Nguyen Trong Hieu of the V.League 1’s Hai Phong is one of the notable names in the 36-player squad for the third gathering of the U19 Vietnam team this year.

V.League 1 teams ready for restart

Many teams in V.League 1 have returned to training after a week-long break due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic.

VPF rejects calls to scrap V.League 1 season

The head honcho of domestic football has come out against calls to cancel the season amid the return of community coronavirus transmission in Vietnam.

V.League 1 again postponed due to COVID-19

Football chiefs have postponed the V.League because of the renewed threat of COVID-19.

Thanh Hoa draw with HAGL

Thanh Hoa played out a goalless draw with Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) in the V.League 1 on Thursday.

Filip Nguyen still dreaming of playing for Vietnam

Czech-Vietnamese goalkeeper Filip Nguyen hopes to return home and play for the national team in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers later this year.

Sai Gon team reduce wages in V.League 1

Sai Gon are the latest club in the V.League 1 2020 to reduce their salaries by 20 per cent in April during the non-competitive period because of the COVID-19 pandemic.