AFC Cup 2018: Song Lam Nghe An draw with Persija Jakarta

Wednesday, 2018-03-07 11:27:51
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Song Lam Nghe An now have seven points and temporarily top Group H.
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NDO - Song Lam-Nghe An and Indonesia’s Persija Jakarta played out a 0-0 draw in their Group H match in the AFC Cup 2018 on March 6 at the Vinh Stadium in the central province of Nghe An.

Persija Jakarta are the current champions of Indonesia’s President's Cup.

With the support of thousands of fans on their home turf, Song Lam Nghe An had a greater share of possession than their Indonesian rivals in the first half but failed to capitalise on their dominance.

Meanwhile, the Indonesian team launched quick counter-attacks to put pressure on Song Lam Nghe An’s defence but were unable to break the deadlock.

The first half ended 0-0 and the score remained unchanged by the final whistle.

With one point earned from the match, Song Lam Nghe An now have seven points and temporarily top Group H, while Persija Jakarta have four points, ranking second.

Source: VNA