Việt Nam’s 10 sports stories of 2020

HÀ NỘI — In a year where the Olympics and Euros were postponed and sport impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic around the globe, Vietnamese athletes still managed to strut their... Read more »

Senior national team and U22s play out draw

Midfielder Nguyễn Quang Hải (No 19) scored a goal in the 2-2 draw in the friendly between the national senior team and the U22 team on Sunday. — Photo Read more »

European-cup winning coach’s agent denies rumours of return to Thanh Hóa FC

THANH HÓA — Ljupko Petrovic’s agent has denied reports his European Cup-winning client will return to Việt Nam to manage his former club Thanh Hóa FC. The Serbian’s agent Jernej Kamensek posted... Read more »

Midfielder Thắng could be the next big thing

Nguyễn Hữu Thắng (centre) of the U22 squad tries to escape from players of the national team during their friendly match on December 23. Photo Football Thanh Hà Nguyễn... Read more »

FIFA confirm World Cup direct slots, chance is for all

Việt Nam have chance for World Cup qualification after FIFA confirmed extra places. — Photo of VFF HÀ NỘI — The world football governing body FIFA on Thursday confirmed allocation... Read more »

V.Leagues sign three year sponsorship deal

Supporters attend a V.League 1 match between Viettel and Sài Gòn FC last season. The national premier league will be sponsored by LS Holdings Group for the next three years.... Read more »

Quyết scores on return to national team

Nguyễn Văn Quyết (right) competes in the friendly match between the Việt Nam national team and the U22 team on Wednesday. Photo Football HÀ NỘI — Forward Nguyễn Văn... Read more »

Việt Nam’s answer to Don King aims for boxing glory

Kim Sang Bum (left) trains with Việt Nam’s first WBO Asia Pacific champion Nguyễn Thị Thu Nhi. Photo Thanh Hà Kim Sang Bum walks into his club and enters... Read more »

Weightlifter Duyên dreams of competing at Tokyo Olympics

Hoàng Thị Duyên competes in the SEA Games last year. Photo Weightlifting Xuân Lâm At the Hà Nội-based National Sports Training Centre, weightlifter Hoàng Thị Duyên is training hard... Read more »

Christmas, a time for giving and sacking

THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE: Slaven Bilic was the first Premier League sacking of the season. AFP Photo Paul Kennedy Roll up, roll up, step forward for the managerial merry... Read more »

Coach Hùng takes job at Bình Dương after leaving Quảng Ninh

Coach Phan Thanh Hùng will lead Bình Dương in the V.League 1 2021. Photo Football HÀ NỘI — After saying goodbye to Quảng Ninh Coal after four years in... Read more »

Soccer-Pele congratulates Messi for equalling goal record

Brazil soccer great Pele has paid tribute to Lionel Messi for equalling his goal-scoring record for a single club after the Argentine forward netted his 643rd goal for Barcelona in... Read more »