Vietnam U23s narrowly defeated in penultimate friendly for Asian campaign

Vietnam U23s narrowly defeated in penultimate friendly for Asian campaign

NDO – Vietnam’s U23 team were closely defeated 2-3 by Ulsan Hyundai FC from the Republic of Korea (ROK) in a friendly meeting at Hanoi’s Hang Day Stadium on December 21, which was the second-last clash for Park Hang-seo and his players as they prepare for their AFC U23 Championship campaign in China next month. (Dec 21, 2017)

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  Dec 13, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s U19s secured their first point at the ongoing 2017 International U21 Football Tournament in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho after holding Myanmar U21s to a 1-1 draw in their opening match at Can Tho Stadium on December 12. 

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  Dec 12, 2017
NDO – Vietnam will have the chance to avenge their humiliating 1-5 defeat to Malaysia at the recent 2017 AFF Futsal Championship, as the draw has placed the two teams into the same group in the finals of the 2018 AFC Championship, scheduled to take place in Chinese Taipei next February. 

Vietnam take third place at inaugural Asian petanque tourney

  Dec 12, 2017
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  Dec 12, 2017
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IMSA Elite Mind Games: Liem beats China’s Wang Hao for rapid chess medal

  Dec 12, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese grandmaster Le Quang Liem settled for the rapid chess bronze medal at the ongoing IMSA Elite Mind Games 2017 in Jiangsu, China, after brilliantly outplaying the host country’s brightest hope, Wang Hao, in the last round on December 11. 

Vietnam earns two medals in Asian Petanque Championships

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  Dec 11, 2017
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  Dec 11, 2017
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  Dec 08, 2017
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