Vietnam football star Nguyen Quang Hai among Asia’s top ten

Updated at 14:49:12 12/17/2018 (Views: 9)

The brilliant performance by midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai (No. 19) has helped the Vietnam national football team win the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018 in Hanoi on December 15 and brought his name into the list of Asia’s top ten selected by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

  • Vietnam deserved to win AFF Cup 2018

    Updated at 10:08:43 12/17/2018 (Views: 7)

    After a decade of waiting, the Vietnamese team once again stepped up to take the the AFF Suzuki Cup, as coach Park Hang-seo’s side defeated Malaysian 1-0 in the final second leg at Hanoi’s My Dinh on December 15 evening to win 3-2 on aggregate and be crowned champions in a convincing manner. The impressive journey by the red-shirted men received much praise from the international media.

  • Vietnam tie with Malaysia in AFF first-leg final

    Updated at 08:36:57 12/12/2018 (Views: 33)

    Vietnam drew Malaysia in the first-leg final of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018, which took place at the Bukit Jalil national stadium in Kuala Lumpur on December 11.

  • AFF Cup final – chance for Vietnam, Malaysia to come to throne

    Updated at 15:07:12 12/11/2018 (Views: 15)

    The AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 final is a chance for Vietnam’s and Malaysia’s football to come to the throne in Southeast Asia for the second time in their history, according the international media.

  • Binh Thuan earned 15 medals at National Sports Festival, ranked 31/65

    Updated at 10:41:01 12/11/2018 (Views: 16)

    BTO- The 8th National Sports Festival 2018 officially wrapped up after 25 days of competition (November 15-December 10). Binh Thuan ranked 31st out of 65 sports delegations with 5 gold, 3 silver and 7 bronze medals.

  • Asian media laud Vietnam’s victory at AFF Suzuki Cup semifinals

    Updated at 14:53:21 12/07/2018 (Views: 30)

    Asian media on December 6 hailed Vietnam’s 2-1 win over the Philippines in the 2018 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup semi-final return leg, which sent the team through to the final with a 4-2 aggregate victory.

  • Vietnam secure ticket to AFF Cup finals

    Updated at 10:27:45 12/07/2018 (Views: 24)

    Vietnam beat the Philippines 2-1 in the second leg of the ASEAN Federation Football (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018 semi-finals on December 6 to advance to the finals, thanks to the 4-2 results on aggregate.

  • Malaysia enter Suzuki Cup’s final after gripping draw with Thailand

    Updated at 10:42:21 12/06/2018 (Views: 19)

    Malaysia become the first finalists of the 2018 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) after a 2-2 nail-biting draw with Thailand in the second leg of the semi-final in Bangkok on December 5.

  • Run raises funds for children with cancer, heart disease

    Updated at 13:53:33 12/03/2018 (Views: 17)

    Thousands of people joined a run in Hanoi on December 2 to raise funds for children living with cancer and congenital heart disease.

  • Vietnam edge past the Philippines in AFF Cup semifinal first leg

    Updated at 08:21:01 12/03/2018 (Views: 28)

    However, joy was short-lived for the Philippines as just three minutes after the interval, Van Duc brilliantly broke offside trap to take a delightful through ball from teammate Trong Hoang before producing a subtle finish through goalkeeper Falkesgaard’s legs to restore Vietnam’s advantage.

  • Binh Thuan team shines at National Rowing and Canoeing Championship 2018

    Updated at 09:13:37 11/30/2018 (Views: 28)

    BTO- Canoers and rowers from the country's capital flocked to the Ho Tay Rowing Centre for the opening ceremony  of National Rowing and Canoeing Championship on November 26th morning.

  • (INFOGRAPHIC] Vietnam vs Philippines 2018 AFF Cup Semifinal

    Updated at 14:51:47 11/29/2018 (Views: 19)

    The 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup has entered the semifinal stage, in which the remaining four teams compete to be crowned champions. Vietnam will play guest to the Philippines in the semifinal first leg at Bacolod’s Panaad Stadium on December 2 before returning to Hanoi’s My Dinh National Stadium for the second leg four days later.

  • Nearly 2,000 runners compete at Ha Long Bay Heritage Marathon

    Updated at 14:40:44 11/26/2018 (Views: 23)

    The fourth International Ha Long Bay Heritage Marathon took place in Ha Long city, the northeastern province of Quang Ninh, on November 25, attracting almost 2,000 runners from over 60 countries.

  • 8th National Sports Games kicks off in Hanoi

    Updated at 14:39:46 11/26/2018 (Views: 23)

    The 8th National Sports Games opened at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on November 25.

  • Three Vietnamese players named in AFF Cup Best XI

    Updated at 09:36:34 11/23/2018 (Views: 28)

    Vietnam had three representatives named in the tournament’s Best XI after the third group round matches of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup on November 20-21.

  • AFF Suzuki Cup 2018: Coach Park expects a win in tough Myanmar game

    Updated at 15:44:46 11/20/2018 (Views: 25)

    Vietnam’s manager Park Hang-seo is determined for a win against hosts Myanmar in their upcoming Group A match in the ASEAN Federation Football (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018 on November 20.

  • 2,400 tickets reserved for Vietnamese fans for VN-Myanmar game

    Updated at 15:26:04 11/19/2018 (Views: 33)

    As many as 2,400 tickets are reserved for Vietnamese football fans in demand for the Vietnam – Myanmar match of the Group A in the ongoing ASEAN Federation Football (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018.

  • Vietnamese cueist wins US$21,000 as runner-up at Survival 3C Masters

    Updated at 15:03:42 11/12/2018 (Views: 42)

    Vietnam’s no. 1 cueist, Tran Quyet Chien, continued to glorify the country’s 3-cushion billiards by producing a runner-up finish in the Survival 3C Masters tournament in the Republic of Korea city of Guri on November 11.

  • Vietnam, Malaysia have advantages in AFF Cup’s Group A: ESPN

    Updated at 10:45:48 11/07/2018 (Views: 37)

    Vietnam and Malaysia are deemed the favourites for the next stage in Group A of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018, reported the ESPN sport website.

  • Vietnam determined to triumph in AFF Suzuki Cup: head coach

    Updated at 10:37:27 11/06/2018 (Views: 41)

    Every member of the Vietnamese team will try their best in each match and are now ready to repeat the 2008 miracle, head coach Park Hang-seo told reporters during their last training session in Hanoi on November 4, before heading to Laos for the Group A opener, scheduled in three days’ time.

  • Vietnam to compete in AFF U22 champs in Cambodia

    Updated at 16:11:33 10/19/2018 (Views: 57)

    Vietnam will compete in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) U22 Championship 2019 to be held in Cambodia from February 17 to March 2, the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) has announced.

  • Over 2,500 athletes to run at Hanoi International Heritage Marathon

    Updated at 09:43:27 10/17/2018 (Views: 51)

    More than 2,500 athletes from nearly 50 countries and territories worldwide have registered to join the Hanoi International Heritage Marathon 2018 which will take place in the capital city on October 21, heard a press conference on October 16.

  • 8th provincial sports festival kicked off

    Updated at 10:28:43 10/15/2018 (Views: 67)

    BTO – The opening ceremony of the 8th provincial Sports Festival 2018 of Binh Thuan province was held in yesterday morning (October 14) under the theme “Binh Thuan’s Sports on the way of integration and development”.

  • Cyclists to pedal through three countries in NKKN cycling event

    Updated at 09:24:14 10/04/2018 (Views: 70)

    Cyclists will pedal through Viet Nam, Laos and Cambodia in the upcoming Nam Ky Khoi Nghia (NKKN) cycling tournament, VOH Cup, the event’s organising board has announced.

  • Over 3,100 runners compete in Sa Pa int’l mountain marathon

    Updated at 08:29:17 09/25/2018 (Views: 105)

    The annual Sa Pa international mountain marathon 2018, the sixth of its kind, took place in Sa Pa district, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on September 21-23, as part of the Sa Pa autumn festival 2018.

  • PM meets Vietnam’s sports delegation to ASIAD 2018

    Updated at 09:25:15 09/04/2018 (Views: 106)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held a meeting in Hanoi on September 3 with 150 officials, experts, coaches and athletes attending the Asian Games (ASIAD) 2018, which ended in Indonesia a day earlier.

  • Van Toan’s extra-time strike seals Vietnam a semifinal place

    Updated at 08:44:25 08/28/2018 (Views: 124)

    Forward Nguyen Van Toan came off the bench to score for Vietnam’s Olympic team as Park Hang-seo’s side narrowly beat Syria 1-0 in the quarterfinal clash on August 27 evening to qualify for the Asian Games semifinals for the first time in history.

  • Vietnam U23 determined to make quarter-final berth at Asiad 18

    Updated at 09:23:08 08/24/2018 (Views: 103)

    The focus of the Vietnamese sports delegation on the fifth competition day at the Asian Games 2018 (Asiad 18) on August 23 is the football match between Vietnam U23 and their Bahraini rivals for a berth in the quarter-finals.

  • Vietnam wins ten medals at ASIAD

    Updated at 09:28:53 08/23/2018 (Views: 98)

    As of 8:30pm on August 22, Vietnam had won three silver and seven bronze medals at the ongoing Asian Games 2018 (ASIAD) in Indonesia, ranking of 20th out of 45 countries and territories participating in the tournament. 

  • Asiad: Vietnam wins silver medals in wushu, weightlifting

    Updated at 08:49:38 08/22/2018 (Views: 76)

    Wushu artist Pham Quoc Khanh and weightlifter Trinh Van Vinh clinched two more silver medals for Vietnam at the ongoing 2018 Asian Games (Asiad) in Indonesia following their second-place finishes in the men’s nanquan and nangun all-around event and the men’s 62kg category, respectively, on August 21.

  • Asiad: Vietnam U23s storm into Round of 16 after second win

    Updated at 09:18:17 08/17/2018 (Views: 144)

    Vietnam U23s have made it through to the knockout stage at the 2018 Asian Games with one game in hand after beating Nepal 2-0 in their second Group D match on August 16.